Darryl F. Zanuck

1902 - 1979

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Darryl Francis Zanuck (September 5, 1902 – December 22, 1979) was an American film producer and studio executive; he earlier contributed stories for films starting in the silent era. He played a major part in the Hollywood studio system as one of its longest survivors (the length of his career was rivaled only by that of Adolph Zukor). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Darryl F. Zanuck has received more than 778,659 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Darryl F. Zanuck is the 20th most popular producer, the 2,478th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,339th in 2019) and the 11th most popular American Producer.

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Among producers, Darryl F. Zanuck ranks 20 out of 89Before him are Albert R. Broccoli, Branko Lustig, Samuel Goldwyn, Joel Silver, Toshio Suzuki, and Claude Berri. After him are William Fox, Raymond Chow, Irving Thalberg, Dick Wolf, Fred Quimby, and John de Mol Jr..

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Among people born in 1902, Darryl F. Zanuck ranks 99Before him are Lyubov Orlova, Santos Iriarte, Ralph Richardson, Elsa Lanchester, Albert Forster, and Eric Liddell. After him are Gustav Fröhlich, Jean Rey, Albert Bormann, Tallulah Bankhead, Hans von Dohnanyi, and Miriam Hopkins. Among people deceased in 1979, Darryl F. Zanuck ranks 77Before him are Charles W. Morris, Teruo Nakamura, Philippe Halsman, Victoria Ocampo, Joseph Kessel, and Louis Paul Boon. After him are Léonide Massine, Carlo Abarth, Waldemar de Brito, James J. Gibson, Dhyan Chand, and José Della Torre.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Darryl F. Zanuck ranks 2,478 out of 15,968Before him are Robert D. Putnam (1941), Suzanne Collins (1962), Pauley Perrette (1969), Warren Christopher (1925), Archie Hahn (1880), and Adam Levine (1979). After him are Peter Graves (1926), Screamin' Jay Hawkins (1929), Steve McCurry (1950), Anne Sexton (1928), Joseph Stilwell (1883), and Al Lettieri (1928).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Darryl F. Zanuck ranks 11Before him are Rick Rubin (1963), Aaron Spelling (1923), David O. Selznick (1902), Gene Roddenberry (1921), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), and Joel Silver (1952). After him are Irving Thalberg (1899), Dick Wolf (1946), Fred Quimby (1886), Don Simpson (1943), Kathleen Kennedy (1953), and Stephen J. Cannell (1941).