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  • BIRTH 20/09/1898
  • DEATH 27/01/1964
  • Country United States
  • DIRECTOR 15

Norman Z. McLeod

Norman Zenos McLeod (September 20, 1898, Grayling, Michigan – January 27, 1964, Hollywood, California) 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 (1928), Monkey Business (1931), Horse Feathers (1932), Topper (1937) and Merrily We Live (1938). Other memorable films directed by McLeod includes It's a Gift (1934) with W.C. Fields, and the Danny Kaye comedy The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947).

His nickname, as recorded on a publicity still on the set of Monkey Business, was "Macko."

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Norman Z. McLeod

Director (15)

La Quatrième dimension
La Quatrième dimension
(1 episode)
Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland
Monkey Business
Monkey Business
Jackass Mail
Jackass Mail
Horse Feathers
Horse Feathers
Alias Jesse James
Alias Jesse James
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Topper Takes a Trip
Topper Takes a Trip
Topper
Topper
Never Wave at a WAC
Never Wave at a WAC
Casanova's Big Night
Casanova's Big Night
Let's Dance
Let's Dance
Touchdown!
Touchdown!
The Powers Girl
The Powers Girl
If I Had a Million
If I Had a Million