- Name: Paddy Chayefsky
- Born: 01/29/1923
- Died: 08/01/1981 (58 years old)
- Occupation: Playwright, novelist and screenwriter
Sidney Aaron “Paddy” Chayefsky (January 29, 1923– August 1, 1981) was an American playwright, screenwriter and novelist. He is the only person to have won three solo Academy Awards for writing both adapted and original screenplays.
School: City College of New York (1943)
Alias: Sidney Aaron Chayefsky
Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
Death Place: New York City, U.S.
Paddy Chayefsky quotes :
Artists don't talk about art. Artists talk about work. If I have anything to say to young writers, it's stop thinking of writing as art. Think of it as work.Paddy Chayefsky