June Mathis

Screenwriter, Film writer

1889 – 1927

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Who was June Mathis?

June Mathis was an American screenwriter and one of the highest paid Hollywood executives in the 1920s. Mathis was the first female executive for Metro/MGM and at only 35, she was the highest paid executive in Hollywood. In 1926 she was voted the third most influential woman in Hollywood, behind Mary Pickford and Norma Talmadge. Today, she is best remembered for discovering Rudolph Valentino and writing such films as The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse and Blood and Sand.

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Born
Jun 30, 1889
Leadville
Also known as
  • June Beulah Hughes
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  • United States of America
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Died
Jul 26, 1927
New York City

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on July 23, 2013

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