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The Great Man

Directed by José Ferrer
United States, 1956


The Great Man is a beloved radio and television personality who dies suddenly. Jose Ferrer (who also directed) plays a writer/commentator who has a chance to break into the Big Time by preparing a eulogistic broadcast concerning the deceased celebrity.

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The Great Man Directed by José Ferrer

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1958 | Nominee: Best Foreign Actor

Directors Guild of America

1958 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Golden Globes (USA)

1958 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actor

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