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Gavin Lambert Net Worth

Gavin Lambert Net Worth is
$19 Million

Gavin Lambert Biography

Educated at St. George's Windsor and Cheltenham College in the United Kingdom, where he first met and befriended Lindsay Anderson. Studied English Literature for one year at Oxford, but left on hearing that he would have to learn mediaeval English to get his degree. Editor of Sight & Sound magazine from 1950-1956. Moved to Los Angeles in 1956 to ...

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthJuly 23, 1924
Died2005-07-17
Place Of BirthEast Grinstead, Sussex, England, UK
ProfessionWriter, Actor, Director
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=2260663
Star SignLeo


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Lambert knew Natalie Wood as both were intimates of director Randy Suhr. In the early 1960s, he wrote a novel about a Hollywood child star in the 1930s, Inside Daisy Clover (1965). After reading the book, Wood telephoned Lambert and said, "I'd kill for that part." He assured her she was his first choice for the movie, for which he was writing the screenplay. She got the part and Ruth Gordon got her first Oscar nomination as an actress for portraying Daisy's mother.
2Was a very close friend with director Lindsay Anderson.


Quotes

#Quote
1If the critic seems, as Roger Manvell puts it, a "parasite", then it is only because his responses are dead or insensitive, not because he is a critic. Nor can wrong or unjust verdicts invalidate the practice of criticism, any more than the existence of bad art invalidates art itself.


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1997William K. Everson Film History AwardNational Board of Review, USAFor the book "Nazimova: A Biography".

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1978OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another MediumI Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977)Lewis John Carlino
1978WGA Award (Screen)Writers Guild of America, USABest Drama Adapted from Another MediumI Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977)Lewis John Carlino
1961OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another MediumSons and Lovers (1960)T.E.B. Clarke
1961WGA Award (Screen)Writers Guild of America, USABest Written American DramaSons and Lovers (1960)T.E.B. Clarke

2nd Place Awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1960NYFCC AwardNew York Film Critics Circle AwardsBest ScreenplaySons and Lovers (1960)T.E.B. Clarke


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dead on the Money1991TV Movie teleplay
Sweet Bird of Youth1989TV Movie teleplay
Caftan d'amour1989writer
Tales from the Hollywood Hills: Closed Set1988TV Movie short story
Liberace: Behind the Music1988TV Movie written by
Second Serve1986TV Movie
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden1977screenplay
Interval1973writer
Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?1972additional dialogue
ITV Playhouse1970TV Series novel - 1 episode
Inside Daisy Clover1965novel / screenplay
The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone1961screenplay
The Barbara Stanwyck Show1961TV Series story - 1 episode
Sons and Lovers1960screenplay
Startime1960TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Millionaire1959TV Series writer - 1 episode
General Electric TheaterTV Series teleplay - 1 episode, 1958 adaptation - 1 episode, 1954
Bitter Victory1957screenplay
Bigger Than Life1956uncredited
Another Sky1954screenplay

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Next Best Thing2000Ricky
Rich and Famous1981Literary Party Guest

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Another Sky1954

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Savage Eye1960assistant camera - uncredited

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nicole1978special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Glanz und Elend in Hollywood: Natalie Wood2009DocumentaryHimself
Things Gone and Things Still Here2007DocumentaryHimself
Silent Hollywood: Cult, Stars, Scandals2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Garbo2005DocumentaryHimself - Interviewee
John Ford Goes to War2002DocumentaryHimself
American Masters2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Universal Horror1998TV Movie documentaryHimself
A Personal History of British Cinema by Stephen Frears1995TV Movie documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Legends2007TV Series documentaryHimself

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