February 17, 1898 (
San Francisco, California
Film director, screenwriter
May 23, 1964, Bishop, California, United States
Victoria Guiol (m. 1935–1964)
Giant, 45 Minutes from Hollywood, The Second Hundred, Do Detectives Think?, Duck Soup
Ivan Moffat, H M Walker, James Finlayson, James Parrott, Glenn Tryon
1926 - 45 Minutes from Hollywood (Rótulos en Castellano)
Fred Guiol (February 17, 1898 – May 23, 1964) was an American film director and screenwriter. Guiol worked at the Hal Roach Studios for many years, and directed Laurel and Hardy's earliest short films, as their famous comic partnership gradually developed during 1927. Along with Ivan Moffat, he was nominated for an Academy Award for Writing Adapted Screenplay for adapting Edna Ferber's novel Giant into the film Giant.
- 1926 45 Minutes from Hollywood Rtulos en Castellano
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He is buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California.