Date of Birth:
7 September 1909
Elia Kazan created 13 movies in the Drama, Music, Crime, Film-Noir, Romance, Thriller genres.
Elia Kazan got succeed with average imdb rating 7.7.
His excerpt for an Ex officio Oscar angered many in the filmmaking community on account of his being amidst the opening to cooperate with the House UnAmerican Activities Commission in 1952, which led to the blacklisting that ruined multifarious careers in Hollywood because of their political beliefs, and that Kazan had publicly stated that he had no regrets payment that action. In response, there were loud protests against his selection with a view the awarding and some attendees of the awards ceremony - such as Nick Nolte and Ed Harris - stayed in their seats and refused to applaud when he received the award. However, others both stood and applauded Kazan, such as Warren Beatty, Meryl Streep, Helen Ransack, Karl Malden, Kurt Russell, and Kathy Baker. Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese presented the ex officio Oscar to Kazan.
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