The Great Gatsby. Drama. Written by Owen Davis
. Based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald
. Directed by George Cukor
. Ambassador Theatre: 2 Feb 1926- May 1926 (closing date unknown/112 performances). Cast: Edward Butler (as "Ryan"), Elliot Cabot (as "Tom Buchanan"), William Clifford (as "Doc Civit"), Robert W. Craig
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] said that when she was acting she had some sort of an ideal picture in her mind--something she was creating--and she never saw the rushes because she was always disappointed in what she saw. But she said while she was acting she could imagine certain things and if she saw people just off the set staring at her, she felt like an ass, like somebody with a lot of paint on her face ...
He was rather heavy set when he first began directing. In fact, he looked very much like producer David O. Selznick
physically. In later years, he lost weight and much of his hair.
He was often regarded as a "women's director" because his films frequently are centered around strong female characters.