Louis Hayward: Beyond the Iron Mask A Collective Memoir by Mary Anderson

By Mary Anderson

Louis Hayward, Marine Corps Captain, Academy Award-winning director, and famous person on Broadway and in movies, is best-known at the present time for the fellow within the Iron masks (1939), yet he seemed in dozens of movies and level roles, and he received different significant awards for his courageous wartime service.

Discover the fellow at the back of the masks in Mary Ann Anderson’s outstanding memoir. From his Bronze big name Medal and Presidential quotation for his global struggle gallantry to profitable the 1944 Academy Award for top Documentary brief topic for steering With the Marines at Tarawa, Louis’ lifestyles and occupation reached heights that few have achieved.

His early function on level in London because the identify personality in Dracula resulted in a movie, degree, and tv occupation that spanned 1932-1974. His significant appearances incorporated Noël Coward's aspect Valaine (1935) on Broadway with Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne; Mervyn Leroy’s movie, Anthony opposed (1936); The Saint in manhattan (1938); James Whale’s the guy within the Iron masks (1939); The Son of Monte Cristo (1940); tv sequence, The Lone Wolf (1954), The Pursuers (1961), Alfred Hitchcock provides (1962), Rawhide (1964), and evening Gallery (1970).

Through this richly researched paintings, research the entire tale of the way the fellow within the iron masks flourished as a gentleman with steely power in the course of global conflict and Broadway and Hollywood’s Golden Years.

110 pages. Illustrated.

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