Bonzo Screenwriter Dead At 92
BEDTIME FOR BONZO screenwriter TED BERKMAN has lost his battle with cancer. He was 92. The acclaimed author also wrote the screenplay for baseball classic FEAR STRIKES OUT, which was a hit for ANTHONY PERKINS in the late 1950s. Berkman, a photo assignment editor at the New York Mirror and a former US radio correspondent in the Middle East, also penned a best-selling biography of war hero MICKEY MARCUS - that book was turned into a film, starring KIRK DOUGLAS.