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Delbert Mann (Delbert Martin Mann Jr.)

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Lawrence, Kansas, USA
Delbert Mann, the Oscar-winning film director, was born Delbert Martin Mann Jr. in Lawrence, Kansas, in 1920. His father moved the family to Nashville, Tennesse, after taking a teaching position at Scarritt College. The young Mann graduated from Vanderbilt University, where he met his future wife, Ann Caroline Gillespie. He developed a lifelong friendship with Fred Coe, whom he met at the Nashville Community Playhouse, that would prove critical in his professional life. Read more...

Actor

Character: Himself - Winner: Best Director

The 28th Annual Academy Awards 1956

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