Robert Z. Leonard

Director, Actor, Singer
Made his directorial debut in 1913 with "A Friend of the Family" and went on to helm over a hundred films, mostly glossy entertainments, through the 1950s. Married to actresses Mae Murray and Gertrude Olmstead, both of ... Read more »
Born: 10/07/1889 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Director (13)

The King's Thief 1955 (Movie)

(Director)

Her Twelve Men 1954 (Movie)

(Director)

La Donna piu bella del mondo 1954 (Movie)

(Director)

The Great Diamond Robbery 1953 (Movie)

(Director)

The Clown 1952 (Movie)

(Director)

Too Young to Kiss 1951 (Movie)

(Director)

Maytime 1936 (Movie)

(Director)

The Great Ziegfeld 1935 (Movie)

(Director)

A Tale of Two Cities 1934 (Movie)

(Director)

After Office Hours 1934 (Movie)

(Director)

Dancing Lady 1932 (Movie)

(Director)

Susan Lenox, Her Fall and Rise 1930 (Movie)

(Director)

Circe the Enchantress 1923 (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (1)

Show People 1927 (Movie)

(Actor)
Production Management (1)

Circe the Enchantress 1923 (Movie)

(Production Supervisor)

Biography

Made his directorial debut in 1913 with "A Friend of the Family" and went on to helm over a hundred films, mostly glossy entertainments, through the 1950s. Married to actresses Mae Murray and Gertrude Olmstead, both of whom appeared in Leonard's films.

Relationships

Mae Murray Actor

Wife

Gertrude Olmstead Actor

Wife
Married 1926 until his death 1968

EDUCATION

University of Colorado

Boulder , Colorado

Milestones

1916

Became a director

1907

Moved to Hollywood with family

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