This Biography is about one of the best Producer Robert Z. Leonard including his Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…
|Biography Of Robert Z. Leonard|
|Real Name||Robert Z. Leonard|
|Profession||Directors, Actors, T V & Movie Producers|
|Nick Name||Robert Zigler Leonard|
|Famous as||Film Director, Actor, Producer|
|Personal Life of Robert Z. Leonard|
|Born on||07 October 1889|
|Died At Age||78|
|Born in||Chicago, Illinois|
|Died on||27 August 1968|
|place of death||Beverly Hills, California|
|Spouses/Partners||Mae Murray (1918-1925), Gertrude Olmstead (1926-1968)|
|Personal Fact of Robert Z. Leonard|
Robert Z. Leonard was an American film director, actor, producer, and screenwriter known for films like Dancing Lady and The Great Ziegfeld, the latter of which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Director. Primarily known for his stylish, opulent and lavish musicals, he made a rare foray into the genre of film noir with The Bribe which was a steamy melodrama that did not perform well at the box office.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, he ventured into films almost by chance. He aspired to be a lawyer as a young man and studied law at the University of Colorado. However, it did not take him long to realize that being a lawyer was not his calling. When his family moved to Hollywood, he realized that the newly developing film industry offered many exciting opportunities and embarked on a career as an actor.
Within a few years, he established himself as an actor and was began looking for newer challenges. He turned to directing and led the creation of a series of comedy shorts before tasting considerable success as a director. Over a career spanning around three decades, he was one of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer’s premier directors.
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