Person - Hopper, Jerry (1907–1988)

Hopper, Jerry (1907–1988)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Hopper, Jerry (1907–1988)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Oklahoma (estado, Estados Unidos)  1907-07-29 - 1988-12-17

History:

He was an American film and television director. Hopper worked as an editor at Paramount Pictures before starting to work as a director for several instalments of their Musical Parade series (1946-48). Hopper is well known for directing feature films, such as, The Atomic City (1952), Pony Express (1953), Secret of the Incas (1954), and The Private War of Major Benson (1955). Besides, in 1958 he directed the films Brandon De Wilde and Lee Marvin in The Missouri Traveler. After that, he worked on episodic television, having appeared in Bachelor Father, Wagon Train, Gunsmoke, The Addams Family, Burke's Law, Perry Mason, The Fugitive, and Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, among many others. Moreover, he was nominated in 1955 on the Golden Seashell for Best Film to his film The Private War of Major Benson (1955).

Occupations

Film directors  Obs.:  También: director de televisión

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Oklahoma (estado, Estados Unidos) in 1907-07-29

Lugar de Defunci¿n:

California (Estados Unidos) in 1988-12-17

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

External Links

Recurso electrónico:

IMDb (2021-02-15)

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