Thursday, July 10, 2008
Happy birthday, Jean Kerr.
Comic playwright-author Jean Kerr, best known for Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1957; film 1960; TV series 1965-67), was born today in Scranton, Pennsylvania, in 1922. She, along with her husband, drama critic Walter Kerr, are believed to be the models for the couple in Ira Levin's Critic's Choice (1960). She died in 2003.