Lawrence Weingarten

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Lawrence Weingarten
Born(1897-12-30)December 30, 1897
DiedFebruary 5, 1975(1975-02-05) (aged 77)
Los Angeles
AwardsIrving G. Thalberg Memorial Award
1974 Lifetime Achievement

Lawrence Weingarten (December 30, 1897 – February 5, 1975) was an American film producer for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.


Weingarten was born to a Jewish family[1] in Chicago, Illinois. He received the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award in 1974. Weingarten died of leukemia in 1975 at the age of 77.[2]

Filmography as producer[edit]


  1. ^ Allan, John B. (July 5, 2011). Elizabeth Taylor. Blackbird Books. ISBN 9781610533232.
  2. ^ "Lawrence Weingarten, 77, Dies; Produced 75 Movies for M-G-M". New York Times. February 9, 1975. (United Press International) Lawrence Weingarten, the movie producer, died Thursday of leukemia. He was 77 years old.

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