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  • Category Motion Pictures

    Address 1724 Vine Street

    Ceremony date 02/08/1960

About
Norman Z. McLeod
Born:
1898-09-20,
Grayling,
Michigan,
USA
Education:
University of wa, WA
Ethnicity:
Caucasian
Death Date:
1/27/64
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Norman Z. McLeod

Norman Zenos McLeod was an American film director, cartoonist and writer. He is considered one of the best directors of comedy films of all time.

McLeod made several successful and influential movies such as Taking A Chance, Monkey Business, Horse Feathers, Topper and Merrily We Live. Other memorable films directed by McLeod includes It’s a Gift with W.C. Fields, and the Danny Kaye comedy The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. His nickname, as recorded on a publicity still on the set of Monkey Business, was “Macko.”