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Robert Montgomery (I) (1904–1981)


As a child, Robert Montgomery enjoyed a privileged life, as his father was the president of the New York Rubber Co. When he died, the fortune was gone and Robert worked at a number of jobs. He later went to New York to be a writer, and on the advice of a friend tried acting. He worked with George Cukor on the stage and his first film, at MGM, was ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Robert Montgomery Presents
(1950-1957)
The Secret Land
The Secret Land Narrator
(1948)
They Were Expendable
They Were Expendable Lt. John Brickley
(1945)
Here Comes Mr. Jordan
Here Comes Mr. Jordan Joe Pendleton
(1941)

Filmography

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 1960 The Gallant Hours (producer)
 1950-1957 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (producer - 321 episodes)
- Faust '57 (1957) ... (producer)
- The Weather Lover (1957) ... (producer)
- The Last Trip of the Hindenburg (1957) ... (producer)
- One Smart Apple (1957) ... (producer)
- Sturdevant's Daughter (1957) ... (producer)
 1953 Eye Witness (TV Series) (producer - 13 episodes)
- The Green Glass (1953) ... (producer)
- My Father's a Murderer (1953) ... (producer)
- The Baby Sitter (1953) ... (producer)
- Youth from Vienna (1953) ... (producer)
- The Three Hours (1953) ... (producer)
Show Show Actor (64 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (21 credits)
Show Show Director (6 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (21 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(12/8/47) Radio: Appeared (as "Lucky Gagin") in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "Ride the Pink Horse". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Comdr. Robert Montgomery U.S.N.R. | Robert Montgomery Comdr. U.S.N.R.

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

[Asked by reporters what it was like to work with Greta Garbo on Inspiration (1931)]: Making a film with Garbo doesn't constitute an introduction. See more »

Trivia:

His SAG and other union activities caused a rift between he and MGM studio head Louis B. Mayer. However, through Montgomery's efforts the criminal activities of union official Willie Morris Bioff of the International Association of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) in his efforts to help Chicago gangster Al Capone take over the union were exposed. Bioff and two other union officials ultimately ... See more »

Nickname:

Bob

Star Sign:

Gemini

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