Active on Broadway in the following productions:
2 Biographical Movies |
7 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on Ava Gardner
] Ava Gardner's famous temper caused some sticky moments. She's a great trooper, we overcame all that. She's an old friend, with the command and control of the authentic star. Ava's a gent!
Did a few days work as intermediate director on The Wizard of Oz
(1939) (although he never actually filmed any scenes) after original director Richard Thorpe
had been dismissed. Victor Fleming
was eventually hired to direct the picture. Coincidentally, Cukor's next film, Gone with the Wind
(1939), also went on to be directed by Fleming after Cukor was fired due to disagreements with the film's ...
Directed many adaptations of books & plays and was known to be particularly skilled at interpreting stage plays for the screen