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Joan Harrison

Film Producer + Screenwriter
Female
Born Jun 26, 1907

Joan Harrison was an English film producer and screenwriter.

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CHILDHOOD

1907 Birth Born on June 26, 1907.

TWENTIES

1933 26 Years Old In 1933 Harrison became the secretary of Alfred Hitchcock. … Read More

THIRTIES

1939 32 Years Old When Hitchcock moved to Hollywood in March 1939 to begin his contract with David O. Selznick to direct films, Harrison went with him as an assistant and writer. … Read More
1944 37 Years Old She became a film producer in 1944 with Phantom Lady, and produced such films as The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945), Nocturne (1946), Ride the Pink Horse (1947), and They Won't Believe Me (1947). … Read More

FIFTIES

1958 51 Years Old Harrison married author Eric Ambler in 1958 and remained married to him until her death in 1994.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1968 61 Years Old Harrison worked in television with Hitchcock together with Norman Lloyd when she produced his TV series Alfred Hitchcock Presents. She and Lloyd were later producers on the Hammer TV anthology Journey to the Unknown, which ran for a single season in 1968.
1994 87 Years Old Died on August 14, 1994.
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