Norman Z. McLeod

Norman Z. McLeod

Original Name Norman Zenos McLeod
Grayling, Crawford County, Michigan, USA
Death 27 Jan 1964 (aged 68)
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Court of Freedom, L-2387
Memorial ID 12764 · View Source
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Motion Picture Director. His career in motion pictures began with comedic silent films in the 1920s and ended in television in the 1960s. Among his directing credits were the 1932 Marx Brothers comedy "Horse Feathers", 1937's "Topper" starring Constance Bennett and Cary Grant, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty in 1947 and 1948's "Pale Face" starring Bob Hope and Jane Russell. In the mid-1950s he transition into directing for television with "The Halls of Ivy" comedy series. He would later direct episodes of "The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna" situation comedy and the 1961 "Twilight Zone" episode "Once Upon A Time," which starred comic legend Buster Keaton in one of his last acting roles. In 1960 Norman Z. McLeod was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California.

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