Date of Birth:
Joseph L. Mankiewicz
11 February 1909
Joseph L. Mankiewicz created 13 movies in the Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Romance, Music, Fantasy, Horror, Film-Noir, Comedy, History, Crime, Biography, Action, Western genres.
Joseph L. Mankiewicz got succeed with average imdb rating 7.5.
Like his older brother Herman J. Mankiewicz, American producer/ director/ writer Joseph Mankiewicz displayed a streak of brilliance from an early age. Before he was 20, the younger Mankiewicz was the assistant Berlin correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and an English translator for the subtitles of German-made films. Brother Herman, already ensconced in Hollywood as a high-priced screenwriter, invited Joseph to try his luck in Tinseltown in 1929.
Mankiewicz's first assignment at ... Read more