Actor | Soundtrack | Director
Producer David O. Selznick signed Kelly to his first Hollywood contract after seeing him star in "Pal Joey" on Broadway. Though Gene had had other offers from studios, he chose to sign with Selznick mostly because his was the only studio that did ...
There is a strange sort of reasoning in Hollywood that musicals are less worthy of Academy consideration than dramas. It's a form of snobbism, the same sort that perpetuates the idea that drama is more deserving of Awards than comedy.
Known for his innovative, athletic style of dancing
Eugene Curran Kelly
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
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