Biography

Melville Shavelson was born on April 1, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Five Pennies (1959), The Seven Little Foys (1955) and Houseboat (1958). He was married to Ruth Lafaye Florea and Lucille (Lucy) T. Myers. He died on August 8, 2007 in Studio City, California, USA.