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6 Articles |
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Oliver Jeffries | David Selznick
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
Hollywood's like Egypt, full of crumbling pyramids. It'll just keep on crumbling until finally the wind blows the last studio prop across the sands.
He abandoned his career at MGM after marrying Irene Mayer Selznick
, the daughter of MGM studio chief Louis B. Mayer
, and moved to RKO. He eventually returned to MGM after the loss of production genius Irving Thalberg
. This led to the famous observation that "The son-in-law also rises", a play on words of the Ernest Hemingway
novel "The Sun Also Rises".
His ubiquitous memos.