Person - DeMille, Cecil B. (1881-1959)

DeMille, Cecil B. (1881-1959)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

DeMille, Cecil B. (1881-1959)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Massachusetts (Estados Unidos)  1881-08-12 - 1959-01-21

History:

US film producer and director. Known for his comedies and epic films. He studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NY. In 1914, he founded the motion picture and distribution company Players Lasky, which produced "The Half-Breed ", the best feature film of Hollywood. Some DeMille's works as a director are "Kindling" (1915), "The Ten Commandments" (1923) and "Dynamite" (1929).

US film producer and director. Known for his comedies and epic films. He studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. In 1914, he founded the motion picture and distribution company Players Lasky, which produced "The Half-Breed ", the best feature film of Hollywood. Some DeMille's works as a director are "Sanson and Dalila" (1949), "The Ten Commandments" (1956) or The Greatest Show on Earth (1952).

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Film producers

Profession (carried on by):

Film directors

Places

Domicile:

New York

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Massachusetts (Estados Unidos) in 1881-08-12

Subjects

Related Authorities

Goldwyn, Samuel (1879-1974)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Associative relations :

Wood, Sam (1883-1949)  ( He/She is the tutor/teacher/boss of )

External Links

Recurso web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

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