following is an alphabetical list of interview subjects who were filmed
exclusively for "The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell:"
Allen: Director, comedian, Marx fan, friend of Groucho's.
Brecher: Wrote Marx films "At the Circus" (1939)
and "Go West" (1940).
Cavett: Television personality, comedian, author. Personal
friend of Groucho's.
Fenneman: Announcer, "straightman" on Groucho’s
television program, "You Bet Your Life."
Folsey: Cameraman on Marx’s first two pictures,
"Coconuts" (1929) and "Animal Crackers"
Granet: Marx family friend.
Margaret Irving-James: Actress. Co-starred with the Marxes
on Broadway in "Animal Crackers" (1928 ) and later
in the motion picture of the same name (1930).
Klein: Actor, comedian, Marx fan and friend of Groucho’s.
Krasna: Hollywood and Broadway writer. Close
friend of Groucho’s who collaborated with him on
a Broadway play and a motion picture.
Marx: Son of Groucho Marx. Television comedy
Marx: Harpo’s son.
Marx: Gummo Marx’s son.
Marx: Chico Marx’s daughter.
Perrin: Comedy writer. Wrote on three early
Marx pictures. Family friend.
Pirosh: Co-writer (with George Seaton) on
Marx’s two most successful films, "A Night
At The Opera" and "A Day At The Races."
Ryskind: Co-wrote with George Kaufman the
Broadway shows "Coconuts" (1927) and "Animal
Crackers" (1928). Adapted both to screen. Also
co-wrote with Kaufman "A Night At The Opera"
(1935) and scripted "Room Service" (1938).
Remained friends with all the brothers.
Steinberg: Comedian, film and TV director. Personal friend
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