Moss Hart

Moss  Hart

Moss Hart, who was born in New York City in 1904, began his career as a playwright in 1925 with The Hold-Up Man, but his first great breakthrough came in 1930 with a partnership with George S. Kaufman. Once in a Lifetime, by William S. Kaufman. Hart wrote screenplays for Gentleman's Agreement and A Star is Born, in addition to other Broadway productions such as The Man Who Came to Dinner and You Can't Take It With You, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1938. Moss Hart was also well-known for directing My Fair Lady in 1956, which won an Academy Award.