George F. Tibbles
|Born||June 7, 1913|
|Died||February 14, 1987(aged 73)|
|"Woody Woodpecker Song"|
George F. Tibbles (June 7, 1913 – February 21, 1987) was a composer and screenwriter.
He and Ramez Idriss co-wrote "The Woody Woodpecker Song" for the 1948 short film, Wet Blanket Policy; the song would receive an Academy Award nomination (Academy Award for Best Original Song), and by June 30, 1948, it was third on the hit parade. Tibbles also composed the theme music for Bringing Up Buddy and Pistols 'n' Petticoats.
Tibbles wrote the scripts for the TV series My Three Sons, as well as several for the shows Leave It to Beaver, One Day at a Time, The Betty White Show, and Life with Elizabeth.
|Year(s)||Award||Category||Title of work||Result|
|1949||21st Academy Awards||Best Original Song||"The Woody Woodpecker Song"||Nominated|
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