Medical doctor turned director and producer George Miller was famous for his movies The Road Warrior and Fury Road. George Miller was born on 3 March 1945, in Queensland, Australia. His parents were Dimitri Castrisios Miller and Angela Balson are Greek immigrants. George Miller went to Ipswich Grammar School, and then to Sydney Boys High School. He pursued medical sciences at the University of New South Wales. Soon after his course, in 1971, he went to a workshop in film at Melbourne University which made him gain some skills related to film industry. He met Byron Kennedy at the University, and their friendship lasted forever.

In 1972, Miller and Kennedy founded Kennedy Miller Productions. After Kennedy's death in 1983, he renamed it as Kennedy Miller Mitchell Production in 2009 in recognition of the producer Doug Mitchell. George Miller along with his younger brother Chris made a one-minute short film when they were in medical college, and it is the best short film among the students then. This instance shows that he has the craze for movies. The documentary Violence in Cinema: Part 1 is factual and for its subject matter, it gained a place in the 1972 Sydney Film Festival in the documentary category.

Later, Madmax became his directorial debut which is from Kennedy Miller Productions. It was a big international hit then. He directed a remake of Nightmare at 20,000 Feet. Then he worked for the Australian Television like The Dismissal, The Cowra Breakout. George Miller did a few more films which had some bitter experiences and which made him learn a few lessons. One such movie is The Witches of Eastwick. This movie was a black comedy and critically reviewed. He played the role of a producer to movies like Flirting, Dead Calm and for TV mini-series like Bangkok Hilton, etc. George didn't produce all the films on his own. He also worked with production houses like Warner Bros. His sequel to Babe, Babe: Pig in the City is written and directed in 1998.

After all, he made a handful of outstanding movies like Happy Feet and Happy Feet Two, etc. Then he took the part of principal photographer for Mad Max: Fury Road and it turned out to be the biggest hit and it received ten Academy Award nominations. Coming to his personal life, first, he married an Actress Sandy Gore, and they have a daughter Augusta. Later he married Margaret Sixel, who is a well-known editor and they have two children. He had some movies which are blockbusters and some movies which are mediocre.

George C. Scott English Actor

George C. Scott

George Campbell Scott was born on 18th October 1927 in the Wise city of Virginia, USA. He was also known by the nickname, G.C. G.C. had a height of 6 feet. He is the son of Helena Agnes Scott and George Dewey Scott, who was an executive at the Buick Motor Division, USA. The actor got married five times. At first, he married the actress Carolyn Hughes in 1951 and separated from her in 1955. His second marriage was to Patricia Reed (actress) in 1955. Later in 1960, the two got separated. He tied the knot with the American actress Colleen Dewhurst in 1960 and divorced her after five years in 1965. The couple again tried to work things out in 1967 and stayed together for five more years, but eventually both of them ended their marriage in 1972. George then married his fifth and the last wife, Trish Van Devere (actress) in 1972. He is the father of seven children (3 daughters and four sons), Michelle, Victoria, Campbell, Devon, Alexander, George, and Mathew. Scott did his schooling from the Redford High School of the Detroit city of Michigan. He then joined the Marine Corps of the United States of America in 1945. He served US Navy for four years as a Sergeant. At the Marine Corps, he was posted in the 8th and I Barracks of the Washington DC and also got an opportunity to be a teacher of radio speaking and English Literature at the Institute of Marine Corps. He did his Majors in Journalism from the University of Missouri. It was here at Missouri that he got interested in dramatics and did his first professional performance in the play, The Winslow Boy by Terence Rattigan. He played the role of a barrister. George made his first TV appearance in the show, The DuPont Show of the Month, in 1958. He acted in just one episode, titled ‘A Tale of Two Cities’, which was based on the famous novel of the same name, written by Charles Dickens. He played the role of the character, Jacques. He is best known for his performance in the movie, The Hospital, of 1971. This was a satirical film made by Paddy Chayefsky. In this film, George was in the lead role and played Dr. Herbert Herb Bock. The movie was a massive hit and received nominations in all the major award shows and also won an Oscar for the Best Original Screenplay. Scott was nominated for the Oscars Award and BAFTA Award under the category of the Best Actor. Campbell has also directed three movies and produced one. The actor-director died at the age of 71, due to an abdominal rupture on 22nd September 1999 in Westlake Village of California.


George Roy Hill

George Roy Hill was a famous American director. He was born on 20th December 1921, to George Roy and Helen Hill in Minneapolis. He belonged to a prosperous family. His family owned the Minneapolis Tribune. He studied at the Blake School, and later on at the Yale University. As a child, he loved flying, and also had great taste in classical music. He studied music under Paul Hidemath at the University. He was a member of the Scroll and Keys Society, and Spizzwanks, at the University. This society is one of the oldest collegiate singing society of America. While he was in the United States, the second World War broke out. He left his studies, and served as a cargo pilot in the South Pacific region. Due to the outbreak of the Korean War, he was assigned to 18 months of active service as a night pilot, thereby transpiring with the rank of major. He got appointed for this period in North Carolina. After the war had ended, he employed as a journalist in Texas. He then further pursued his education by graduating from the Trinity College, Dublin. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in literature. During this period, he also appeared in many Irish theater plays. He appeared in Raven of Wicklow, and The Devil’s Discipline. After George had returned to the U.S, he acted in many plays. Richard 2, and Shakespear Repertory Company are two famous plays in which he appeared. He had a supporting role in the movie, Walk East on Beacon. My Brothers’ Keeper, a Tv drama, was based on his experience during the war times. He also wrote a version of A Night To Remember, for which he won an Emmy award. George returned to Broadway as an award- winning director in 1957, honored with the Pulitzer Prize for the plays Look Homeward, Angel, and Period of Adjustment. He filmed The Toys in Attic in 1962, his blockbuster Hawaii in 1966, and many other shows like Thoroughly Modern Millie, Slaughter- House Five, The Sting, Slap Shot, A Little Romance, and Funny Farm. He met Louisa Horton and married her in 1951. But later on, they got divorced. George won the award for The Best Director for The Sting. He died on December 27th, 2002, at his residence, due to Parkinson’s disease.

George Roy Hill English Actor