As per our current Database, Barbara McLean is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Barbara McLean is 117 years, 8 months and 9 days old. Barbara McLean will celebrate 118rd birthday on a Tuesday 16th of November 2021. Below we countdown to Barbara McLean upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Barbara McLean|
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|Born||November 16, 1903 (New Jersey)|
Barbara McLean’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
Barbara McLean was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
In the 1930s, '40s, and '50s, she served as the chief film editor at 20th Century Fox. Nominated for seven Academy Awards, she won the 1944 Oscar for Film Editing for her work on the Henry King-directed feature Wilson.
During her childhood years, she learned how to process film and also studied music. At the start of her editing career, she worked for Los Angeles' First National Studio and soon became an assistant at Twentieth Century Pictures, where she earned her first Academy Award nomination for her work on the 1935 movie version of Les Miserables.
Throughout most of her career, she worked in close collaboration with studio executive Darryl F Zanuck.
The daughter of film lab owner Charles Pollut, she spent her youth in Palisades Park, New Jersey. Her first marriage -- to cameraman J. Gordon McLean -- began in the early 1920s and ended in divorce in the 1940s. Her second marriage, to cinematic director Robert D. Webb, lasted from 1951 until Webb's death in 1990.
Though she most frequently collaborated with director Henry King, McLean also edited director Joseph Mankiewicz's popular film All About Eve (1950).