Cecil B. DeMille (1881–1959)

Producer | Director | Editor

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  • Cecil B. DeMille in The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
  • Cecil B. DeMille in The Hollywood You Never See (1934)
  • Cecil B. DeMille and Gloria Swanson in Sunset Blvd. (1950)
  • Cecil B. DeMille, Stan Johnson, and Gloria Swanson in Sunset Blvd. (1950)
  • Claudette Colbert, Cecil B. DeMille, and Fredric March in The Sign of the Cross (1932)
  • Cecil B. DeMille and Paulette Goddard in Unconquered (1947)

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Filmography


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Did You Know

Trivia

Profiled in "American Classic Screen Profiles" by John C. Tibbets and James M. Welch (2010).


Quotes

[to his crew] You are here to please me. Nothing else on Earth matters.


Trademark

Films with protagonists who feel a sense of duty or leadership


Nickname

The Master of the Biblical Epic


Star Sign

Leo

Personal Details

Born

Cecil Blount DeMille

Ashfield, Massachusetts, USA

Died

(age 77)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

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