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us: Gordon, Leo V., 1922-2000

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  • Instance Of

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  • Fuller Name

    • Vincent
  • Variants

    • us: Gordon, Leo Vincent, 1922-2000
    • us: Gordon, Leo, 1922-2000
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1922-12-02
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2000-12-26
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) American Academy of Dramatic Arts
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Motion pictures
          (lcsh) Motion picture industry
            (lcsh) Motion picture authorship
              (lcsh) Acting
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Actors
                  (lcsh) Character actors and actresses
                    (lcsh) Screenwriters
                • Use For

                • Sources

                  • found: Hallmark hall of fame. The Blue and white lamp [MP] 1952-11-16: credits (with Leo V. Gordon)
                  • found: Wasp woman, [20--?]: opening credits (screenplay by Leo Gordon from a story by Kinta Zertuche)
                  • found: Performing arts biog. master index, 1981 (Leo Gordon; b. 1922)
                  • found: His Powderkeg, c1991: CIP t.p. (Leo Gordon) book t.p. (Leo V. Gordon) jkt. (well-known actor and screen-writer with many Hollywood films to his credit)
                  • found: New York Times, Jan. 6, 2001: p. B7 (d. Dec. 26, 2000)
                  • found: Katz, E. The film encyclopedia, ©2008: page 568 (Leo Gordon; actor, screenwriter; born December 2, 1922; died December 26, 2000; heavyset supporting actor, often in films of Roger Corman; sometimes billed as Leo V. Gordon)
                  • found: Halliwell's filmgoer's and video viewers companion, 1993: page 328 (Leo Gordon, 1922-; thick-set American character actor, usually in tough-guy roles)
                  • found: IMDb, August 31, 2015 (Leo Gordon; actor, writer; born Leo Vincent Gordon, December 2, 1922 in New York City; died December 26, 2000 in Los Angeles, California; big, burly, character actor; studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts; also a screenwriter, turning out several screenplays for Roger Corman)
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                  • 1987-08-07: new
                  • 2015-10-14: revised
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