I.A.L. Diamond

Writer, Producer, Soundtrack

Writer, Producer, Soundtrack


I.A.L. Diamond was born on June 27, 1920 in Ungheni, Romania as Itek Domnici. He was a writer and producer, known for The Apartment (1960), Some Like It Hot (1959) and The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970). He was married to Barbara Diamond. He died on April 21, 1988 in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Birth date
1920-06-27
Death date
1988-04-21
Awards
Won 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For



Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterLa Garçonnière
(TV Movie) (original scenario)
2018
WriterJust Go with It
(screenplay "Cactus Flower")
2011
WriterBuddy Buddy1981
WriterFedora
(screenplay)
1978
WriterThe Front Page
(screenplay)
1974
WriterAvanti!
(screenplay)
1972
WriterThe Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
(written by)
1970
WriterCactus Flower
(screenplay)
1969
WriterThe 40th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special)
1968
WriterThe Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris Special
(TV Special) ("Gallipacci" was based on an original sketch by)
1967
WriterThe Fortune Cookie
(written by)
1966
WriterKiss Me, Stupid
(screenplay)
1964
WriterIrma la Douce
(writer)
1963
WriterOne, Two, Three
(screenplay)
1961
WriterThe Apartment
(written by)
1960
WriterSome Like It Hot
(screenplay)
1959
WriterMerry Andrew
(screenplay)
1958
WriterLove in the Afternoon
(screenplay)
1957
WriterThat Certain Feeling
(screenplay)
1956
WriterSomething for the Birds
(uncredited)
1952
WriterMonkey Business
(screenplay)
1952
WriterLet's Make It Legal
(screen play by)
1951
WriterLove Nest
(screenplay)
1951
WriterIt's a Great Feeling
(story)
1949
WriterThe Girl from Jones Beach
(writer)
1949
WriterTwo Guys from Texas
(screenplay)
1948
WriterRomance on the High Seas
(additional dialogue)
1948
WriterAlways Together1947
WriterLove and Learn1947
WriterNever Say Goodbye
(screenplay)
1946
WriterTwo Guys from Milwaukee
(original screenplay)
1946
WriterMurder in the Blue Room
(screenplay)
1944
RoleTitleYear
ProducerFedora
(associate producer)
1978
ProducerThe Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
(associate producer)
1970
ProducerThe Fortune Cookie
(associate producer)
1966
ProducerKiss Me, Stupid
(associate producer)
1964
ProducerIrma la Douce
(associate producer)
1963
ProducerOne, Two, Three
(associate producer)
1961
ProducerThe Apartment
(associate producer)
1960
ProducerSome Like It Hot
(associate producer)
1959
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackDon Jon
(writer: "Some Like It Hot")
2013
SoundtrackShooting the Hollywood Stars
(TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Some Like It Hot" - uncredited)
2011
SoundtrackThe Jethro Junction
(TV Movie) (writer: "Some Like It Hot")
1995
SoundtrackSome Like It Hot
(music: "Some Like It Hot" (1958) - uncredited)
1959
RoleTitleYear
ThanksTriple Feature
(very special thanks)
2016
RoleTitleYear
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Billy Wilder: The Human Comedy (1998) ... Self
1998
SelfTalking Film
(TV Series) Self - Three famous screenwriter (1983) ... Self
1983
SelfLive from Lincoln Center
(TV Series) Self - The Film Society of Lincoln Center: A Tribute to Billy Wilder (1982) ... Self
1982
SelfThe Film Society Of Lincoln Center Annual Gala Tribute to Billy Wilder
(TV Movie) Self - Speaker
1982
SelfPortrait of a '60% Perfect Man': Billy Wilder
(Documentary) Self
1980
SelfBilly Wilder
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1970
SelfThe 33rd Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1961
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Making of 'Some Like It Hot'
(Video documentary short) Self
2006