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My Wild Irish Rose

Directed by David Butler
United States, 1947
Biography, Musical

Synopsis

The life of Irish tenor Chauncey Olcott is chronicled from his childhood to his days as the toast of New York. In between, his rise to the top is complicated by romances with two women: his true love Rose Donovan and stage star Lillian Russell, who wants to make him a star.

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My Wild Irish Rose Directed by David Butler

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1948 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture