Cecil Lewis

Director, Screenwriter, Broadcaster
Born: 03/29/1898

Filmography

Writer (1)

Pygmalion 1938 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Other (1)

Aces High 1977 (Movie)

material("Sagittarius Rising") (Other)

Relationships

Douska Horvath

Wife
Married in 1921

Fanny Lewis

Wife
Third wife; survived him

EDUCATION

Dulwich College

Milestones

1966

Retired from the paper to Corfu, Greece

1956

Joined the DAILY MAIL as a writer

1950

Returned to England; began small carpentry business

1947

Sold his home; set up a farm in South Africa

1926

Resigned from the BBC

1922

Began broadcasting nationally at the BBC

1918

Lead the 152 Squadron

Served with the Royal Flying Corps during WWI

Rejoined BBC as Director of Outside Broadcasts during the mid 1930s

Joined Paramount in Hollywood

Rejoined RAF during WWII

Penned adaptation of Bernard Shaw's one-act play "How He Lied to Her"

Became programmme manger for the new BBC

Joined the staff of Metropolitan Vickers

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