About the Actor
William Powell: William Horatio Powell [July 29, 1892 March 5, 1984] was a three-time Academy Award-nominated American actor, noted for his sophisticated, cynical roles. He is most widely known for portraying Nick Charles, husband of Nora Charles (Myrna Loy) in six Thin Man films. Carole Lombard: Carole Lombard (October 6, 1908 January 16, 1942), born Jane Alice Peters in Fort Wayne, Indiana, was an Oscar-nominated American actress. She was particularly noted for her comedic roles in several classic films of the 1930s. Alice Brady: Alice Brady (November 2, 1892 - October 28, 1939) was an Academy Award-winning American actor in the silent film era of the late 1910s and 1920s through the 1930s, during the Great Depression.
About the Director
An execellent movie, with a brilliant script and performances that earned oscar nominations for four of the cast members including Powel and Lombard. One of the best comedy movies of its time