Edwards, Blake at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:
U.S. film director, producer, and screenwriter. Born in Tulsa, he acted in films in the 1940s, then gained respect as a screenwriter, notably for My Sister Eileen (1955) and The Notorious Landlady (1962). He created the TV series Peter Gunn (1958-60). Among his successful directorial efforts are Operation Petticoat (1959), Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961), 10 (1979), and Victor/Victoria (1982), which he revived in 1995 as a Broadway musical starring his wife, J. Andrews. He is perhaps best known for The Pink Panther (1964) and its sequels.