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5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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[on Erich Von Stroheim]: He drove me mad. He was a genius. I'm not a genius; I'm a worker. Geniuses sometimes end up very unhappy, without a penny. That's what happened to Erich - and Preston Sturges, too.
From the age of eighteen, Mann worked on the Broadway stage as an actor, production manager and set designer, later progressing to directing. He joined David O. Selznick in 1938 as a casting director and talent scout, supervising screen tests for "Gone with the Wind", "Rebecca" and "Intermezzo".
Often included heavy elements of sadism in his films