Darryl Zanuck

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United States filmmaker whose works include the first full-length feature film with sound sequences (1902-1979)

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Darryl Zanuck convinced McCarthy to cast the gifted but combatively alcoholic George C.
Darryl Zanuck,production head of Twentieth Century Fox,overlooked several black actresses, including Lena Horne,for the part, which featured what was then the ``forbidden kiss'' -between a white man and a black woman.
Intriguingly, Merrill Zandack sounds amazingly like the name of famed producer Darryl Zanuck, who was notorious for his oversized libido and whose later films were designed to promote the careers of his successive girlfriends, including Bella Darvi and, Juliette Greco.
Then Darryl Zanuck offered him Keys of the Kingdom.
Every Monday, the cast sits around a huge desk in the basement of the Darryl Zanuck theatre on the Fox lot in LA.
The Egyptian was an attempt on the part of Fox's Darryl Zanuck in 1954 to cash in on the widescreen spectacular craze.
Head man Darryl Zanuck claimed he saw no future in Monroe.
TV won't last because people would, "soon get tired of staring at a plywood box every night" - Darryl Zanuck in 1946
Darryl Zanuck was the major force behind The Longest Day (he produced the movie and directed more than half of its scenes).