Biography

Stanley Donen (born April 13, 1924) is an American film director and choreographer hailed by David Quinlan as "the King of the Hollywood musicals". His most celebrated work is Singin' in the Rain (1952), which he co-directed with Gene Kelly.

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Stanley Donen (born April 13, 1924) is an American film director and choreographer hailed by David Quinlan as "the King of the Hollywood musicals". His most celebrated work is Singin' in the Rain (1952), which he co-directed with Gene Kelly.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Stanley Donen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1924-04-13

Place of Birth Columbia, South Carolina, USA

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1999 Love LettersDirector
1984 Blame It on RioDirector
1980 Saturn 3Director
1978 Movie MovieDirector
1975 Lucky LadyDirector
1974 The Little PrinceDirector
1969 StaircaseDirector
1967 BedazzledDirector
1967 Two for the RoadDirector
1966 ArabesqueDirector
1963 CharadeDirector
1960 The Grass Is GreenerDirector
1960 Surprise PackageDirector
1960 Once More, with Feeling!Director
1958 Damn Yankees!Director
1958 IndiscreetDirector
1957 Kiss Them for MeDirector
1957 The Pajama GameDirector
1957 Funny FaceDirector
1955 It's Always Fair WeatherDirector
1954 Deep in My HeartDirector
1954 Seven Brides for Seven BrothersDirector
1953 Give a Girl a BreakDirector
1952 Fearless FaganDirector
1952 Singin' in the RainDirector
1952 Love Is Better Than EverDirector
1951 Royal WeddingDirector
1949 On the TownDirector

Production

1984 Blame It on RioProducer
1980 Saturn 3Producer
1969 StaircaseProducer
1967 BedazzledProducer
1967 Two for the RoadProducer
1966 ArabesqueProducer
1963 CharadeProducer
1960 The Grass Is GreenerProducer
1960 Once More, with Feeling!Producer
1958 IndiscreetProducer

Acting

2016 Mike Nichols: An American Master
2010 Stanley Donen: You Just Do It as Himself
2005 Filmmakers vs. Tycoons as Himself
2002 Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer as Himself (archive footage)
2002 What a Glorious Feeling: The Making of 'Singin' in the Rain' as Himself
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1992 MGM: When the Lion Roars(6 episodes)
1963 Charade as Man in Elevator (voice) (uncredited)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)
1943 Best Foot Forward as Cadet

Writing

1949 Take Me Out to the Ball GameStory

Crew

1952 Singin' in the RainChoreographer

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