Brackett, Leigh

Leigh Douglass Brackett (December 7, 1915 – March 18, 1978) was an American science fiction writer known as “the Queen of Space Opera.” She was also a screenwriter, known for The Big Sleep (1946), Rio Bravo (1959), and The Long Goodbye (1973). She also worked on an early draft of The Empire Strikes Back (1980), elements of which remained in the film; she died before it went into production.

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