Don Alvarado

Don Alvarado

Actor + Assistant Director + Production Manager
Born Nov 4, 1904

Don Alvarado was an American actor, assistant film director, and film production manager.

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1904 Birth Born on November 4, 1904.


1924 19 Years Old 1 More Event
They married in 1924. … Read More


1929 24 Years Old The advent of talkies all but ended his starring roles but he managed to work regularly, usually cast in secondary Spanish character roles, such as in the 1929 Thornton Wilder adaptation of The Bridge of San Luis Rey.
1932 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Jack L. Warner convinced Ann to file for a quick divorce from Alvarado in Mexico in August 1932. She moved in with Warner perhaps as early as September 1933, and married him in 1936.
1933 28 Years Old Alvarado appeared on stage in Dinner At Eight at the Belasco Theatre in Los Angeles in 1933.


1939 34 Years Old In 1939, using the name "Don Page" for screen credit purposes, he began working as an assistant director for Warner Bros. and a few years later as a production manager.


1955 50 Years Old In these capacities he was part of the team that made a number of highly successful films including The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), East of Eden and Rebel Without a Cause in 1955, and in 1958 his final film work, The Old Man and the Sea.


1967 62 Years Old Alvarado died of cancer in 1967, aged 62, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California and was interred in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Hollywood Hills. … Read More
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