David Niven

Distinguished, debonair and a bit roguish, that would describe actor David Niven. Niven had a very long acting career on both sides of the Atlantic and even found acclaim as an author, late in life as he described his rather colorful career. Even late in life, Niven was in demand as a featured actor, even … More David Niven

The Directors: William Wellman & Cecil B. DeMille

Another installment in the film directors series.  Two heavyweights of the Golden Days of Hollywood. William Wellman had a long and successful career in Hollywood after being a decorated flyer in World War I.  He tried acting, which he hated and became a director instead, with his first directing credit in 1923.  He directed Wings (1927), that … More The Directors: William Wellman & Cecil B. DeMille