Appeared on an NBC radio special: "The Dodge Hour", March 29, 1928, with Douglas Fairbanks
, Charles Chaplin
and John Barrymore
. Griffith spoke on "Love". Sponsored by Dodge Brothers to introduce its newest automobile, it was broadcast from New York, Detroit and Hollywood. No recording is known to exist.
3 Biographical Movies |
29 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
129 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
David W. Griffith | David Wark Griffith | Lawrence Griffith | Granville Hicks | Capt. Victor Marier | Captain Victor Marier | Victor Marier | Irene Sinclair | Roy Sinclair | Granville Warwick | Gaston de Tolignac | M. Gaston de Tolignac
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
Was the first person, after Charles Chaplin
's special award at the first Academy Awards (Chaplin had had his nominations rescinded and placed out of competition), to win an honorary Academy Award. Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences President Frank Capra
thought it would be good publicity for the Academy, which was then structured as a company union, as the Academy was being boycotted by ...
His films depict the cruelty of humankind.