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Tenny Wright (1885–1971)

Tenny Wright was born on November 18, 1885 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Tennant Campbell Wright. He was an assistant director and director, known for The Telegraph Trail (1933), The Donovan Affair (1929) and The Flying Marine (1929). He was married to Marion Viola McMahon. He died on September 13, 1971 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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The Donovan Affair Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
The Flying Marine Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


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 1931 Manhattan Parade (assistant director - uncredited)
 1929 A Close Shave (Short) (assistant director - uncredited)
 1929 The Flying Marine (assistant director)
 1929 Father and Son (assistant director)
 1929 The Nightwatchman's Mistake (Short) (assistant director)
 1929 The Donovan Affair (assistant director)
 1929 The Younger Generation (assistant director - uncredited)
 1929 Ladies Must Eat (Short) (assistant director)
 1929 Behind Closed Doors (assistant director)
 1929 The Lone Wolf's Daughter (assistant director)
 1929 Calling Hubby's Bluff (Short) (assistant director)
 1929 Clunked on the Corner (Short) (assistant director)
 1929 The Faker (assistant director)
 1928 The Campus Vamp (Short) (assistant director)
 1928 A Jim Jam Janitor (Short) (assistant director)
 1928 Nothing to Wear (assistant director)
 1928 Hubby's Weekend Trip (Short) (assistant director)
 1928 Driftwood (assistant director)
 1928 A Dumb Waiter (Short) (assistant director)
 1928 The Girl from Nowhere (Short) (assistant director)
 1928 Run, Girl, Run (Short) (assistant director)
 1920 The Broken Gate (assistant director)
 1920 Milestones (assistant director)
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5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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