Lawrence A. Weingarten

Lawrence A. Weingarten

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 5 Feb 1975 (aged 77)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Hillside Slope, Block 6, Plot 184, Space 3
Memorial ID 137857249 · View Source
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Film Producer. Lawrence Weingarten had a 43 year career with MGM Studios that included "Pat and Mike", "Adam's Rib" with Hepburn and Tracy, The Marx Brothers "Day At The Races", "I'll Cry Tomorrow", "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof", "The Unsinkable Molly Brown" and others. He received the Irving Thalberg Award in 1974 from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. It was presented at that year's Academy Awards and was done by Katharine Hepburn who called Weingarten 'a fine man, a modest man, a remarkable producer.' His wife Jessie Marmorston was a leading researcher in the field of heart disease.

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