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Person - Howard, Leslie (1893-1943)

Howard, Leslie (1893-1943)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Howard, Leslie (1893-1943)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

1893-04-03 - 1943-06-01

History:

British producer and actor. Known for participating in the film "Gone with the Wind" (1939) as Ashley Wilkes.

He started his professional acting career in the short film "The Heroine of Mons" (1914), after which he participated in several theatre plays, enjoying great success in Broadway with plays such as "Aren't We All?" (1923) and "Outward Bound" (1924). In 1930 he participated in the film "Outward Bound", based on the theatre play in which he had previously participated. Later, in 1936, he developed a close friendship with Humphrey Bogart (1899-1957) while they both were participating in the film "The Petrified Forest" (1936). Soon after working in "Gone with the Wind" in 1939, he decided to support the war effort by filming and acting in several propaganda films. Other works in which he has participated are "Smilin' Through" (1932), "British Agent" (1934) and 'Pimpernel' Smith (1941).

World War, 1939-1945

Date of the event: 1939 - 1945

 

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Actors

Profession (carried on by):

Film producers

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Related Authorities

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

Associative relations :

Fleming, Victor (1889-1949)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

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

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

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

Wood, Sam (1883-1949)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

External Links

Recurso web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de Espa¿a

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