Date of Birth:
4 October 1916
George Sidney created 9 movies in the Comedy, Musical, Music, Western, Biography, Family, Romance, Drama, Adventure, History genres.
George Sidney got succeed with average imdb rating 6.8.
His second wife Jane Robinson was the widow of actor Edward G. Robinson.
His father was a prosperous Broadway producer, his mother and uncle also stage performers. He was a child actor, who appeared in vaudeville but started his film career at MGM as a messenger.
Was an innovator who paired live actors like Gene Kelly on screen with animated characters like cartoon mouse Jerry in Anchors Aweigh (1945).
First recipient of the DGA president's award, 1998.
Financed and founded Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1944 and was president for 10 years.
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