Joe Pasternak, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Joe Pasternak

Hungarian film producer

Date of Birth: 19-Sep-1901

Place of Birth: Șimleu Silvaniei, Sălaj County, Romania

Date of Death: 13-Sep-1991

Profession: film producer

Nationality: Hungary

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

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About Joe Pasternak

  • Joseph Herman "Joe" Pasternak (September 19, 1901 – September 13, 1991) was a Hungarian-born American film producer in Hollywood.
  • Pasternak spent the Hollywood "Golden Age" of musicals at MGM Studios, producing many successful musicals with singing stars like Deanna Durbin, Kathryn Grayson and Jane Powell, as well as swimmer/bathing beauty Esther Williams' films.
  • He produced Judy Garland's final MGM film, Summer Stock, which was released in 1950.
  • Pasternak worked in the film industry for 45 years, from the later silent era until shortly past the end of the classical Hollywood cinema in the early 1960s.

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