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Bill Wyler | Lt Col William Wyler
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[responding to co-stars' complaints about the imperious behavior of star Barbra Streisand
--with whom he had had his own clashes--and her habit of telling other actors what to do and how to act on the set of Funny Girl
(1968), her very first film] You'll have to forgive Barbra; this is the first picture she's ever directed.
His friendship with actor Gregory Peck almost ended during the stressful filming of The Big Country (1958) where the two men found themselves clashing so often that towards the end of production they were not on speaking terms and Wyler was quoted as telling the press that he would never do another film with Peck. The two mended their friendship a year later following Wyler's Oscar win for ...