Gower Champion

Gower Champion

Gower Carlyle Champion (June 22, 1919 – August 25, 1980) was an American actor, theatre director, choreographer, and dancer.

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Tony Award For Best Choreography - Award Winners and Nominations - 1960s
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Marge Champion - Biography - Career
... As a dance team, she and husband Gower Champion (1921–1980), appeared in such MGM musicals of the 1940s and 50s as the 1951 version of Show Boat and 1952's ... During the summer of 1957, the Champions had their own TV series, The Marge and Gower Champion Show, a situation comedy with song and dance numbers ... Marge played a dancer and Gower a choreographer ...
Stanley Donen - Film Career - 1952–1955: Continued Success As A Director and Break From MGM
... The film stars Debbie Reynolds, Marge Champion and Helen Wood as three aspiring dancers all competing for the lead role in a new Broadway musical ... Bob Fosse, Gower Champion and Kurt Kasznar also appear in the film, with music by Burton Lane and Ira Gershwin ... Donen due to a major on-set fight over the film's choreography between Fosse and Gower Champion ...

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