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Birth Name: Cecil Blount DeMille

Born: 12 August 1881 Died: 21 January 1959

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 11"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Constance Adams


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Description: Cecil B. DeMille was born on August 12, 1881 in Ashfield, Massachusetts, and went on to enter the world of theater as an actor, director and playwright. He helped to establish Paramount Pictures and co-directed his first film, The Squaw Man, in 1914. He built a reputation as a legendary filmmaker with lavish epics like Cleopatra, Samson and Delilah and two versions of The Ten Commandments. He died in California in 1959. Cecil Blount DeMille was born on August 12, 1881, in Ashfield, Massachusetts, to a family involved in the theatrical arts. His father, Henry DeMille, was a playwright who passed away when DeMille was 11; his m ... (more)
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3. Cleopatra (1934)
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Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (90 person items)

"Gloria Swanson - Don’t Change Your Husband (1919) - For Better, For Worse (1919) - Male and Female (1919) - Why Change Your Wife? (1920) - Something to Think About (1920) Robert Edeson - The Call of the North (1914) - The Ten Commandments (1923) - Triumph (1924) - Feet of Clay (1924) - The Golden Bed (1925) - The Volga Boatman (1926) - The King of Kings (1927) - Dynamite (1929) Theodore Roberts - The Call of the North (1914) - What’s His Name (1914) - The Man from Home (1914) - The Ghost B"


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Films that Director's Never Got to Make or Wanted (73 person items)

"1959 Planned to produce and direct an epic movie about the creation of the Boy Scouts starring James Stewart but he died before it went into production. "


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