Person - Wood, Sam (1883-1949)

Wood, Sam (1883-1949)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Wood, Sam (1883-1949)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Filadelfia (Pensilvania, Estados Unidos)  1883-07-10 - 1949-09-22

History:

American actor, producer and film director. He started his career as an actor, after which he worked as an assistant for Cecil B.De Mille (1881-1959). During the first half of 1920 he directed films alongside some of Paramount Picture's most popular stars, such as Gloria Swanson (1899-1983). In 1927 he joined Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), filming some of his best-known works, such as "A Night at the Opera" (1935) and "A Day at the Races" (1937), both starring the Marx Brothers. He also worked for some time as the director of "Gone with the Wind" (1939). Some of his other works as director are "Kitty Foyle" (1940), "Form Whom the Bell Tolls" (1943) and "Ambush" (1950).

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Actors

Profession (carried on by):

Film producers

Profession (carried on by):

Film directors

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Filadelfia (Pensilvania, Estados Unidos) in 1883-07-10

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Related Authorities

Cukor, George (1899-1983)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

Associative relations :

DeMille, Cecil B. (1881-1959)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

Fleming, Victor (1889-1949)  ( He/She is the tutor/teacher/boss of )

Gable, Clark (1901-1960)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

Havilland, Olivia de (1916-2020)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Howard, Leslie (1893-1943)  ( He/She is the tutor/teacher/boss of )

Leigh, Vivien (1913-1967)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. (Estados Unidos)  ( He/She works for )

Paramount Pictures Corporation (Estados Unidos)  ( He/She works for )

External Links

Recurso web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de Espa¿a

Documents

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