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William Keighley (1889–1984)


William Keighley's professional career spanned three distinct mediums: the theatre, motion pictures and, finally, radio. Initially trained as a stage actor and Broadway director, he arrived in Hollywood shortly after the advent of sound, landing a job with Warner Brothers (where he spent most of his career) as an assistant director and dialog ... See full bio »

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Stage: Directed "Town Boy" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Marie Baumer. Belmont Theatre: 4 Oct 1929-Oct 1929 (closing date unknown/3 performances). Cast included: Ralph Bellamy, Millard Mitchell. Produced by Charles Harris. See more »

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Keighley's last job as stage actor was substituting for an ill Henry Hull for a few weeks in "The Ivory Door" in 1928. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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