ORSON WELLS (May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985)

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Orson Wells was a film director, actor, screenwriter, and producer. Welles 
found national and international fame as the director and narrator of a 1938 
radio adaptation of H.G. Well’s novel, The War of the Worlds.The radio drama
was performed on the Mercury Theater of the Air. His first film with RKO was
Citizen Kane in 1941, in which he starred as Charles Foster Kane. It is felt by 
many to be  the greatest film ever made. Another Wells masterpiece is Touch
of
Evil (1958). On October 10, 1985, Wells did his final interview on The Merv
Griffin Show
(below).

posted by Bob Karm in BIRTHDAY,DEATH,HISTORY,MOVIES,RADIO,TV and have Comment (1)

One Response to “ORSON WELLS (May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985)”

  1. Matt Karm says:

    An incredible talent!

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