"The nice thing about growing old is, I can do whatever I want.
I can write, direct, and act occasionally. Right now, I’m working on a screenplay,
plus I have a wonderful idea for a television pilot. I’m in a very creative mode!"
News & Events
Marvin Kaplan’s new plays and productions
Talented, creative, and energetic, you never know what Marvin Kaplan is up to next! A prolific and dedicated actor, writer, and producer, Marvin, born in 1927, recently produced a full-length film Watch Out for Slick, wrote and created a musical set in the wild West A Good House for a Killing, and regularly acts in Theatre West productions.
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Our Beloved Marvin Kaplan has Passed Away25-Aug-2016
Marvin died of natural causes on Wednesday 8/25/16 in the Providence Tarzana Hospital in Tarzana, CA. ..
New Musical and Book "Bluebeard's Eighth Wife" 15-Feb-2014
Marvin is currently writing the book and lyrics of a new musical called "Bluebeard's Eighth Wife"! C.A.R.T.'..
On January 31st, 2013 Marvin participated in a meet and greet with five successful actors who debuted when T..
Retire at 65? No Thank You!01-Feb-2013
Marvin speaks on a panel with Kaye Ballard, Pat Carroll, Jerry Lewis, Anne Jeffreys, and Charlotte Rae at th..
Marvin Directs "Harvey" Reading09-Dec-2012
On December 9th, 2012 at the Theater West in Hollywood, CA Marvin directed a reading of "Harvey". Below is ..
Check out these great photos from the The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences when the Stars Came Out to..
Interview with On Screen & Beyond06-Nov-2012
Visit http://www.onscreenandbeyond.com/podcast/osb236MKaplan.mp3 to listen to Episode #236 of On Screen & Be..
On July 9, 2012 the Academy of Motion Picture Art's and Science's six-film “The Last 70mm Film Festival&rd..
Marvin Kaplan is pleased to announce that – for the first time since its founding in 2008 – the publ..
Created by Marvin Kaplan, A Good House for a Killing, debuted at the California Artists Radio Theatre in July 20..
In July 2011, the Las Vegas Film Festival honored Marvin Kaplan’s full-length "grey comedy" film, Watc..
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