William Goetz
Date of Birth
Mar 24, 1903

Biography

Studio executive/producer William Goetz was one of the first to allow actors to receive a percentage of a film's profits in lieu of a salary. Over his career, Goetz played key roles in developing and maintaining such studios as Fox, its offspring 20th Century Fox, and International Pictures, which in 1946 merged with Universal to become Universal International. His work in the merger promoted...