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Oscar-nominated writer, director Shavelson dies at 90

Film-maker and former Writers Guild Of America, West president Melville Shavelson has died at his Studio City, Los Angeles, home. He was 90.Shavelson passed away from natural causes on Aug 8 and made a name for himself as a skilled Jack Of All Trades.He shared two Best Screenplay Oscar nominations in the 1950s with collaborator Jack Rose for Houseboat and The Seven Little Foys, which ...

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