By Hank Moonjean
Read the one of a kind autobiography of the manufacturer of risky Liaisons, Hooper, the nice Gatsby, and assistant director of Kismet, Jailhouse Rock, Raintree County, Gigi, Cat on a scorching Tin Roof, and lots of more!
Hank Moonjean was once born in Evanston, Illinois and grew up in Troy, ny. In
1946 Hank, with his mom and dad, moved to l. a.. In 1952 he graduated from the college of Southern California receiving a level in cinema. through the Korean clash he served with the 82nd Paratroopers Battalion at fortress Bragg, North Carolina of their army Intelligence Unit.
In 1954 Hank begun operating at MGM Studios in Culver urban, California culminating a 40-year profession with an Oscar nomination for generating risky Liaisons.
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