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North by Northwest

Cary Grant

b.1/18/1904 Bristol, England

School drop-out Joined the circus as stuntman in New York Returns to England to perform in Shakespearian plays Discovered by Arthur Hammerstein who invites Grant to appear in his plays on Broadway Grant moves to Hollywood in 1931 and is immediately signed by RKO and Columbia Pictures Academy Award for Lifetime Achievement 1970 First cinematic movie: “This is the Night” 1932


This is the Night, Madame Butterfly, the Eagle and the Hawk, Alice in Wonderland, Kiss and Make Up, Wings in the Dark, The Last Outpost, Topper, The Awful Truth, Bringing Up Baby, Holiday, Gunga Din, Only Angels Have Wings, The Philadelphia Story, Suspicion, Destination Tokyo, Arsenic and Old Lace, Night and Day, Bachelorette Bobby Soxer, I Was a Mail Order Bride, To Catch a Thief, An Affair to Remember, North by Northwest, Charade, Father Goose, Operation Petticoat, Walk Don’t Run