George Cukor

Name in Native Language: "George Dewey Cukor" (English/EN)
Film Director / Film Producer / Theatre Director | * 07/07/1899 († 83, 01/24/1983) | Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
George Dewey Cukor (July 7, 1899 – January 24, 1983) was an American film director and film producer. He mainly concentrated on comedies and literary adaptations. His career flourished at RKO when David O. Selznick, the studio's Head of Production, assigned Cukor to direct several of RKO's major films, including What Price Hollywood? (1932), A Bill of Divorcement (1932), Our Betters (1933), and Little Women (1933). When Selznick moved to Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1933, Cukor followed and directed Dinner at Eight (1933) and David Copperfield (1935) for Selznick, and Romeo and Juliet (1936) and Camille (1936) for Irving Thalberg. He was ... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for George Cukor

Primetime Emmy Awards Directors Guild of America Awards Academy Award for Best Director Golden Plate Award Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame 5x Academy Award for Best Director
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Movies with George Cukor as Actor(13)

as Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)2017 Anna Karina, Remember
as Himself - Director, 1973 Interview (archive footage)2004 Cary Grant: A Class Apart
as Self (archive footage)1990 Marilyn: Something's Got to Give
as (archive footage)1988 James Stewart: A Wonderful Life
as himself1969 Garbo

Movies with George Cukor as Crew(62)

Directing/Director1981 Rich and Famous
Directing/Director1979 The Corn Is Green
Directing/Director1976 The Blue Bird
Directing/Director1975 Love Among the Ruins
Directing/Director1972 Travels with My Aunt
Directing/Director1969 Justine
Directing/Director1964 My Fair Lady
Directing/Director1962 Something's Got to Give
Directing/Director1962 The Chapman Report
Directing/Director1960 Let's Make Love
Directing/Director1960 Song Without End
Directing/Director1960 Heller in Pink Tights
Directing/Director1958 Hot Spell
Directing/Director1957 Wild Is the Wind
Directing/Director1957 Les Girls
Directing/Director1956 Bhowani Junction
Directing/Director1954 A Star Is Born
Directing/Director1954 It Should Happen to You
Directing/Director1953 The Actress
Directing/Director1952 The Marrying Kind
Directing/Director1952 Pat and Mike
Directing/Director1951 The Model and the Marriage Broker
Directing/Director1950 A Life of Her Own
Directing/Director1950 Born Yesterday
Directing/Director1949 Adam's Rib
Directing/Director1949 Edward, My Son
Directing/Director1947 A Double Life
Directing/Director1947 Desire Me
Directing/Director1944 Winged Victory
Directing/Director1944 Gaslight
Directing/Director1943 Keeper of the Flame
Directing/Director1942 Her Cardboard Lover
Directing/Director1941 A Woman's Face
Directing/Director1941 Two-Faced Woman
Directing/Director1940 The Philadelphia Story
Directing/Director1940 Susan and God
Directing/Co-Director1939 The Wizard of Oz
Directing/Director1939 Gone with the Wind
Directing/Director1939 The Women
Directing/Director1938 I Met My Love Again
Directing/Director1938 Zaza
Directing/Director1938 Holiday
Directing/Co-Director1937 The Prisoner of Zenda
Directing/Director1936 Camille
Directing/Director1936 Romeo and Juliet
Directing/Director1935 No More Ladies
Directing/Director1935 David Copperfield
Directing/Director1935 Sylvia Scarlett
Directing/Director1933 Little Women
Directing/Director1933 Dinner at Eight
Directing/Director1933 Our Betters
Directing/Director1932 A Bill of Divorcement
Directing/Director1932 What Price Hollywood?
Directing/Director1932 Rockabye
Directing/Director1932 The Animal Kingdom
Directing/Director1932 One Hour with You
Directing/Director1931 Girls About Town
Directing/Director1931 Tarnished Lady
Crew/Dialogue Coach1930 All Quiet on the Western Front
Directing/Director1930 The Royal Family of Broadway
Directing/Director1930 Grumpy
Directing/Director1930 The Virtuous Sin

Full Name: George Cukor
Born: Friday, 07/07 1899 (July) in Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Died: Monday, 01/24 1983 (January) in Los Angeles (aged: 83)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: DeWitt Clinton High School
Other names for George Cukor (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"George Dewey Cukor"
George Cukor frequently works together with these people:
Cedric Gibbons (17x, Crew)
Edwin B. Willis (17x, Crew)
Douglas Shearer (16x, Crew)
Katharine Hepburn (12x, Actress)
Adrian (11x, Crew)
David O. Selznick (11x, Crew)
Gene Allen (9x, Crew)
Spencer Tracy (8x, Actor)
Garson Kanin (8x, Crew)
Sydney Guilaroff (7x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:52101, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 01/14/2023