- 25 May 1917
- Eureka, California, USA
Born Robert Alexander Cochran, son of a California lumberman, he worked mostly in the theatre before landing a contract with Samuel Goldwyn in 1945. His debut was Wonder Man (1945) with Virginia Mayo and Danny Kaye. From 1949 to 1952, he was signed to Warner Brothers, then started up his own production company. In 1965 he sailed off in his yacht to Guatemala to look for suitable filming locations, but died of a lung infection before reaching land.
|Movie Name||Release Date|
|Ο μεγάλος αμαρτωλός – White Heat (1949)||September 3, 1949|
|Τα καλύτερα χρόνια της ζωής μας – The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)||October 3, 1947|