- Category : Writer
- Type : PSP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Incarnation 1
American writer, a playwright and novelist who won the Pulitzer Prize 5/04/1953, and the Academy Award 4/19/1962 for his original screenplay of "Splendor In The Grass."
He wrote four major plays that had successful Broadway runs and film versions, "Come Back Little Sheba," "Picnic," "Bus Stop," and "The Dark at the Top of The Stairs." He also wrote several novels.
Inge originally wanted to be an actor but settled for the security of teaching. He became a close friend of Tennessee Williams.
Died 6/10/1973, Hollywood, apparently suicide.