George Cukor (1899–1983)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 410 this week
Trailer
4:21 | Trailer
George Cukor was born on July 7, 1899 in Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as George Dewey Cukor. He is known for his work on My Fair Lady (1964), The Philadelphia Story (1940) and Les Girls (1957). He died on January 24, 1983 in Beverly Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

Even Emmy Nominees Love a Good Alligator Flick

Michael McKean shares a surprising pick that made his Watchlist.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Adam's Rib
Wed, Aug 28 6:00 AM PDT on KCOPDT3 (189)
Little Women
Fri, Aug 30 1:00 AM PDT on TCM (082)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 48 people
created 16 Jun 2017
 
a list of 25 people
created 15 May 2018
 
a list of 42 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 34 people
created 28 Jul 2018
 
a list of 33 people
created 20 Dec 2016
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of George Cukor's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 23 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

My Fair Lady Director
(1964)
(1940)
Les Girls Director
(1957)
A Star Is Born Director
(1954)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (65 credits)
 2003 Barbra Streisand: The Movie Album (Video short) (segment "Wild Is The Wind")
 1979 The Corn Is Green (TV Movie)
 1976 The Blue Bird
 1975 Love Among the Ruins (TV Movie)
 1969 Justine
 1964 My Fair Lady
 1962 Something's Got to Give (Short)
 1960 Song Without End (finished after Vidor's death, uncredited)
 1958 Hot Spell (uncredited)
 1957 Les Girls
 1956 Lust for Life (co-director - uncredited)
 1953 The Actress
 1952 Pat and Mike
 1949 Adam's Rib
 1947 A Double Life
 1947 Desire Me (uncredited)
 1944 I'll Be Seeing You (uncredited)
 1944 Gaslight
 1943 Resistance and Ohm's Law (Documentary short)
 1940 Susan and God
 1939 Gone with the Wind (uncredited)
 1939 The Women
 1939 The Wizard of Oz (uncredited)
 1938 Zaza
 1938 Holiday
 1938 I Met My Love Again (uncredited)
 1936 Camille
 1935 No More Ladies (uncredited)
 1934 Manhattan Melodrama (uncredited)
 1933 Little Women
 1933 Our Betters
 1932 The Animal Kingdom (uncredited)
 1932 Rockabye
 1932 One Hour with You (uncredited)
 1930 Grumpy
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (6 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (34 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (20 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Trigger. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 7 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 2 Interviews | 10 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't weep or anything, but there's always some part of me left bloody on the scene I've just directed. See more »

Trivia:

Interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California, in the Garden of Honor, unmarked. (Private area. Not accessible to the general public). Frances Goldwyn [Frances Howard], wife of mogul Samuel Goldwyn, is buried next to Cukor at her request because of her long, but unrequited, love for him. See more »

Trademark:

Directed many adaptations of books and plays and was known to be particularly skilled at interpreting stage plays for the screen. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed