Person - Marshall, George (1891-1975)

Marshall, George (1891-1975)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Marshall, George (1891-1975)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Chicago (Illinois, Estados Unidos)  1891-12-29 - 1975-02-17

History:

US actor, scriptwriter, and film director. He made his directorial debut with "The Comittee on Credentials" (1916), after which he participated in the First World War. At the beginning of the 1920s he directed shorts, and in the mid-1920s he was appointed general supervisor of the Fox shorts. After this, he carried out a series of films with Laurel and Hardy. During the following years he continued directing films for Fox, such as "She Learned About Sailors" (1934) and "Life Begins at 40" (1935). He continued working for Fox when it became 20th Century-Fox, making films like "Show Them No Mercy!" (1935). In 1939 he started working for Universal Pictures, shooting films like "Arizona" (1939), after which he worked for a time for Paramount, where he filmed works such as "And the Angels Sing" (1944) and "The Blue Dahlia". After passing through several other studios, including Metro‑Goldwyn‑Mayer, he turned his attention to television in the 1960s, directing both films and series.

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Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Actors

Profession (carried on by):

Screenwriters

Profession (carried on by):

Film directors

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Chicago (Illinois, Estados Unidos) in 1891-12-29

Lugar de Defunci¿n:

Los Ángeles (California, Estados Unidos) in 1975-02-17

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Related Authorities

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

Associative relations :

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

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