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Henning, Paul

Born: 1911 AD
Died: 2005 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Producers, Writers

1911 – Born on September 16th in Independence, Missouri.

1939 – Married to Ruth Henning.

         – Henning made the move to glittering Hollywood, where he signed on to the legendary William Morris Agency agent, George Grusin. His first Hollywood gig was as a writer for The Joe E. Brown Show.

1942 – The legendary George Burns asked him onto his writers’ staff. Burns and Henning formed a life-long friendship, and traveled, working, all over North America and The Continent.

1950 – Henning began working in Hollywood as a writer for the excellent George Burns and Gracie Allen Show.

1961 – He also wrote the script for one of the best early Andy Griffith Show episodes ("Crime-Free Mayberry") and the screenplays for two feature film satirical comedies: Lover Come Back and Bedtime Story.

1962 – He created television series "The Beverly Hillbillies".

2005 – Died on March 25th in Burbank, California.