MONTE BLUE - CONTRACT SIGNED 03/20/1944 - HFSID 251487
MONTE BLUE Exclusive studio contract with Warner Bros. Contract signed: "Monte Blue", 25 pages, 9x14. Burbank, California, 1944 March 20. Exclusive studio contract with Warner Bros. for the duration of 13 weeks with a pay of $150 per week.
Sale Price $531.25
Exclusive studio contract with Warner Bros.
Contract signed: "Monte Blue", 25 pages, 9x14. Burbank, California, 1944 March 20. Exclusive studio contract with Warner Bros. for the duration of 13 weeks with a pay of $150 per week. Silent screen leading man and "talkies" character actor Monte Blue (1887-1963), who was sometimes billed G.M. (for Gerald Montgomery) Blue, began his career as a stuntman with the D.W. Griffith Studios before making his debut as an extra in The Birth of a Nation (1915). After his breakthrough role in Orphans of the Storm (1921), Blue starred opposite the most popular leading ladies of the day, including Gloria Swanson, Clara Bow and Norma Shearer. He made his last feature film in 1954. Blue also appeared on the small screen in two made-for-TV movies in 1966 and on a number of TV Western series from 1949 (The Lone Ranger) to 1960 (Rawhide). Two years before he signed this contract, Blue had appeared in an un-billed role in one of Warner Bros. greatest films, Casablanca. He remained a contract player with the studio for many years. Very heavily creased at folds (pages collapse inwards). Toned. Corners and edges slightly worn and creased. Dark stains on verso. Faint stains. Light surface creases. Otherwise, fine condition.
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