Lawrence Dobkin

Actor, TV Writer

1919 – 2002

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Who was Lawrence Dobkin?

Lawrence Dobkin was an American television director, actor and screenwriter whose career spanned seven decades.

Dobkin was a prolific performer during the Golden Age of Radio. His voice was used to narrate the classic western Broken Arrow. His film performances include Never Fear, Sweet Smell of Success and North by Northwest. He announced the landmark television series Naked City, closing each episode with the statement, "There are eight million stories in the naked city, and this has been one of them."

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Born
Sep 16, 1919
New York City
Also known as
  • Larry Dobkin
  • Larry
  • Larry Dobkins
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Yale University
Lived in
  • New York City
Died
Oct 28, 2002
Los Angeles

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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