The Tartars Oleg. If a director picked on an extra or stuntman, Victor stood up for the belittled victim and made life on the set difficult for the director until he agreed to show more respect to the cast. I believe he used to say, 'I'm not an actor, I've got notices to prove it! Victor Mature is rumored to have hooked up with Esther Williams in Newsletter Sign Up Continue reading the main story Please verify you're not a robot by clicking the box. There is no doubt he was an extremely self-effacing man, especially when it came to his acting career, but he did make some good movies.
Customization and personalization available. Pre-Code Poster of the Week. Hunky American leading man Victor Mature starred in Biblical epics like Samson and Delilah , and The Robe , and was known for his dark good looks and mega-watt smile. Next Frank Sinatra and the Mob. Free sample downloads! Very good actor, with a great sense of humour.
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His zodiac sign is Aquarius. Victor Mature and Mayo Methot dated in He also found time to marry five women as well. Recommended Ava Gardner. The composer William Alwyn, when lecturing at film society meetings, liked to screen a clip from a Western in which Mature played a settler who finds that his family has been massacred by Indians.
Victor Mature and Betty Grable separated in D Copyright Historic Images present. The film was an enormous hit though critically dismissed, Groucho Marx famously quipping, "I don't like any movie where the leading man's chest is bigger than the leading lady's. In all four films, he played cocky, self-confident heroes, but the actor displayed throughout his career an engaging degree of self-deprecating humour. All I know is it makes me laugh. Victor Mature and Alice Faye are separated DeMille biographer Charles Higham , the director publicly humiliated him, using his megaphone to ensure that cast and crew all heard him.