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Remembering Ann Marcus (1921-2014)



On December 3, Ann Marcus, award winning co-creator and head writer of MARY HARTMAN, MARY HARTMAN, passed away. A Writer’s Guild member since 1961, Marcus wrote for everything from LASSIE to PEYTON PLACE. You can learn more about Ann Marcus’ astoundingly prolific career from the Writer’s Guild of America, West’s wonderful tribute found here.

As a way to remember Ann Marcus’ singular contribution to the world of television, we leave you with this passage from the pilot episode of MARY HARTMAN, MARY HARTMAN. Enjoy.