Carl Laemmle, Jr.
Date of Birth
Apr 28, 1908
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL


Carl Laemmle, Jr. began his career as producer and production executive while he was still a teen when his famous father -- the entrepreneurial founder of the Independent Motion Picture Company of America (aka. IMP) which eventually merged with other smaller companies to become Universal Studios -- hired him to supervise short films. When he was 21, Laemmle Jr. was promoted to Universal's...