Sidney Sheldon

Sidney Sheldon

Attended Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois).

Father with Jorja Curtright of novelist Mary Sheldon. Also has two grandchildren.

Friend of Warren Cowan, who is also his publicist.

Won a screen-writing Oscar for The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947).

Won two Tony Awards in 1959 for "Redhead": as, with three collaborators, Best Authors (Musical) and as one of the book writers for the Best Musical winner.