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June 11, 1990 | From United Press International
Screenwriter Sued Over Cook Plot: United National Pictures sued Stirling Silliphant and Stirling Silliphant Productions on Wednesday, claiming that the screenwriter agreed to write a six-hour miniseries on the life of Captain James Cook, then failed to deliver it by Jan. 1 as promised. Silliphant never signed the written contract agreeing to do the job but accepted a $50,000 advance, the suit says.
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June 11, 1990 | From United Press International
Screenwriter Sued Over Cook Plot: United National Pictures sued Stirling Silliphant and Stirling Silliphant Productions on Wednesday, claiming that the screenwriter agreed to write a six-hour miniseries on the life of Captain James Cook, then failed to deliver it by Jan. 1 as promised. Silliphant never signed the written contract agreeing to do the job but accepted a $50,000 advance, the suit says.
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