CUKOR, GEORGE (1899–1983), U.S. movie director. Born in New York City, Cukor began his theater career as an assistant stage manager and later directed several troupes (1921–29). His directorial work, included adaptations from novels and plays (including Dinner at Eight, 1933), and he directed many well-known actresses, including Katherine Hepburn, in A Bill of Divorcement (1932), Little Women (1933), Philadelphia Story (1940), and Holiday (1938); Greta Garbo, in Camille (1937); Ingrid Bergman, in Gaslight (1944); Judy Holliday, in Born Yesterday (1950) and It Should Happen to You (1954); Judy Garland, in A Star Is Born (1954); Marilyn Monroe, in Let's Make Love (1960); Audrey Hepburn, in My Fair Lady (1964); Anouk Aimée, in Justine (1969); Maggie Smith, in Travels With My Aunt (1973), Elizabeth Taylor and Ava Gardner, in The Blue Bird (1976); and Jacqueline Bisset and Candice Bergen, in Rich and Famous (1981). (Jonathan Licht)

Encyclopedia Judaica. 1971.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cukor, George — • КЬЮ КОР (Cukor) Джордж (7.7.1899 24.1.1983)    амер. режиссёр. В 1920 28 режиссёр в т ре Лицеум . В кино с 1929, сначала автор диалогов, затем второй режиссёр, сорежиссёр. Первая постановка сатирич. комедия Опороченная леди (1931). В 30 е гг.… …   Кино: Энциклопедический словарь

  • Cukor, George — ▪ American film director in full  George Dewey Cukor  born July 7, 1899, New York, New York, U.S. died January 24, 1983, Los Angeles, California  American motion picture director who produced films of high quality for 50 years, combining his… …   Universalium

  • Cukor,George — Cu·kor (kyo͞oʹkər, kôr, ko͞oʹ ), George. 1899 1983. American filmmaker whose works include Little Women (1933), The Philadelphia Story (1940), and My Fair Lady (1964), for which he won an Academy Award. * * * …   Universalium

  • Cukor, George — ► (1899 1983) Director cinematográfico estadounidense. Fue director de Romeo y Julieta, Mujeres, Historias de Fila delfia, El multimillonario, My Fair Lady, Ricas y famosas. Oscar en 1964 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Cukor, George (Dewey) — born July 7, 1899, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Jan. 24, 1983, Los Angeles, Calif. U.S. film director. He directed plays on Broadway before going to Hollywood in 1929. His first film, Tarnished Lady (1931), was followed by the acclaimed Little Women …   Universalium

  • Cukor, George (Dewey) — (7 jul. 1899, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.–24 ene. 1983, Los Ángeles, Cal.). Director de cine estadounidense. Dirigió obras en Broadway antes de partir a Hollywood en 1929. A su primera película, Honor mancillado (1931), le siguieron la aclamada… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Cukor — Cukor, George …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • George Cukor — Cukor in 1973 Born George Dewey Cukor July 7, 1899(1899 07 07) New York City, New York, U.S. Died …   Wikipedia

  • George Cukor — en 1973. Nombre real George Dewey Cukor Nacimiento 7 de julio de 1899 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cukor — George Dewey Cukor (Aussprache: kjukɔ; * 7. Juli 1899 in New York City; † 24. Januar 1983) war ein US amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Würdigung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”