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Hooray for Hollywood

The Films of Spencer Tracy — Part Two

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Apr 11, 10:00am
Rowe Center 10:00am
 
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Hooray for Hollywood
The Films of Spencer Tracy — Part Two

Artis—Naples Lifelong Learning


Rick Harris, lecturer

Laurence Olivier said that he learned more about acting from watching Spencer Tracy than in any other way. Tracy’s career encompassed more than 70 films, including nine with Katharine Hepburn, and nine Academy Award nominations. Across a variety of roles for Fox and, preeminently, MGM, he personified a strong, reliable, no-nonsense American guy.

This presentation is part of Rick Harris' Hooray for Hollywood series.


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Rick Harris

Rick Harris


Rick Harris's productions for Harper Audio have earned 14 Grammy Award nominations and one Grammy Award. Harris was drama critic for WBAI-FM radio in New York City for 25 years.

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