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Dinner at Eight
(TV Movie) (earlier screenplay - as Herman Mankiewicz)
(scenario) / (titles)
His play, "The Vagabond King," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Arthur Maxwell, Rose Inghram, and Clarence Nordstrom in the cast. Frank Carrington and Agnes Morgan were directors.
2 Portrayals |
4 Articles |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[on MGM chief Louis B. Mayer
] He had the memory of an elephant and the hide of an elephant. The only difference is that elephants are vegetarians and Mayer's diet was his fellow man.
Under contract at Paramount (1926-32), MGM (1933-40) and RKO (1940, 1944-48). He was often at odds with the studios. On one occasion, Warner Brothers assigned him to a Rin Tin Tin
picture as a form of punishment. Mankiewicz consequently presented a script which had the dog carrying a baby INTO a burning house.