Burt Styler
Burt Styler
Burt Styler wrote two episodes of M*A*S*H in Season 1.
Personal Information
Gender: Male
Born: (1925-02-20)February 20, 1925
Birthplace New York City, New York, U.S.
Died: June 13, 2011(2011-06-13) (aged 86)
Deathplace Tarzana, California, U.S.
TV/Film screenwriter/producer
Years active: 1949-1989
Character information
Appeared on/in: M*A*S*H
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.[1]


Interview conducted with Burt Styler in 2007 by Stephen W. Bowie

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