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Actor Elia Kazan

Elia Kazan

  • Birth name:

    Elias Kazanjoglou

  • Date of Birth:

    Constantinople, Ottoman Empire [now Istanbul

  • Height:

    5' 8" (1.73 m)


Elia Kazan, known for his creative stage direction, was born Elia Kazanjoglous in Istanbul in 1909 to Greek parents. He directed such Broadway plays as "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof". He directed the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) and many other films. He is a proponent of the method approach to acting, developed by Konstantin Stanislavski. Kazan received two best director Academy Awards, for the films Gentleman's Agreement (1947) and On t... more

Elia Kazan Filmography

Aсtor (4)



Movie Arthur Miller: Writer Arthur Miller: Writer

as Himself

Movie Trumbo Trumbo

as Himself (archive footage)

Movie Panic in the Streets Panic in the Streets

as Cleaver - Mortuary Assistant

Movie City for Conquest City for Conquest

as Googi Zucco