Inducted to the Walk of Fame on February 8, 1960 with 1 star. Comments
Quick Facts
Born:
January 8,
Garfield, New Jersey, USA
Died:
July 8,
Ethnicity:
Caucasian

Gordon Hollingshead was an American movie producer, associate producer and assistant director.

Hollingshead began his career as an assistant director, with his first work being the 1916 film The Shrine Girl, in which he also had an acting role. Through the silent film era Hollingshead assisted in the direction of thirteen films, and continued as an assistant director until 1934.

He produced his first film, Morocco Nights, in 1934. This started him on the path of producing, which would lead to enormous success. From 1934 to 1953 Hollingshead produced 174 films an film shorts. He would receive sixteen Oscar nominations, and would win six Oscars.

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