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William Castle

William Castle

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Also Known As: Died: May 31, 1977
Born: April 24, 1914 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Director ...
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1929:
Broadway acting debut at age 15
1932:
Directed Bela Lugosi in a Broadway production of "Dracula"
1932:
Worked as director and actor on Broadway and in summer stock
1937:
Film acting debut
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Wrote and directed radio series, "Lights Out" and "The Romance of Helen Trent"
1939:
Brought to Hollywood by Harry Cohn; worked for Columbia (1943-1963)
1943:
Film directing debut with the short, "Mr. Smug"
1943:
Directed first feature film, "The Chance of a Lifetime"
1948:
First film as producer (co-associate with Richard Wilson), Orson Welles' "The Lady from Shanghai"
1955:
Formed own production company
1968:
Produced "Rosemary's Baby" and "The Riot"
1972:
Produced TV series, "Circle of Fear"
1975:
Played a producer in the film, "Shampoo" and a director in "The Day of the Locust"

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