Burt Styler wrote two episodes of M*A*S*H in Season 1.
|Born:||February 20, 1925|
|Birthplace||New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Died:||June 13, 2011(aged 86)|
|Deathplace||Tarzana, California, U.S.|
|Episodes appeared in:||"To Market, to Market" and "Bananas, Crackers and Nuts"|
Burt Malcolm Styler (February 20, 1925 – June 13, 2011) was an American screenwriter. His film credits include Bob Hope comedy Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! and such popular TV series as The Life of Riley, My Favorite Martian, Mayberry R.F.D., Gilligan's Island, McHale's Navy, Chico and The Man, M*A*S*H, The Carol Burnett Show, and Too Close For Comfort. Burt wrote the Season 1 episodes of M*A*S*H titled "To Market, to Market" and "Bananas, Crackers and Nuts".
He wrote or contributed to the teleplay for four episodes of All In The Family:"The Saga of Cousin Oscar" (story / teleplay), "Success Story", "Judging Books by Covers" and Season 2's "Edith's Problem" (story and teleplay). Burt won a Primetime Emmy Award in 1972 for writing the script/teleplay for the "Edith's Problem" episode.
Styler died of heart failure on June 13, 2011 at the Providence Tarzana Medical Center.
Interview conducted with Burt Styler in 2007 by Stephen W. Bowie http://www.classictvhistory.com/OralHistories/burt_styler.html
- Burt Styler at the Internet Movie Database