Robert Osborne – BRINGING UP BABY – American Film Institute

BRINGING UP BABY

1938

Cast: Katharine HepburnCary GrantCharlie Ruggles [ More ]
Director: Howard Hawks
Writers: Dudley NicholsHagar Wilde
Cinematographer: Russell Metty
Editor: George Hively
Production Designer: Van Nest Polglase
Production Company: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.

BRINGING UP BABY was initially a challenging movie for both Cary Grant and his co-star Katharine Hepburn, according to Robert Osborne. Both were seasoned actors, but they had a hard time mastering screwball comedy until they received coaching from director Howard Hawks.  Although the film bombed at box-office, it is now considered a classic, and one of Grant’s most beloved roles…

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