George Pearson

Director, Producer, Screenwriter
George Pearson made his mark in the world of entertainment when he worked on the Johnny Yesno drama "Cold Journey" (1975). In 1913, he made his directorial debut with the silent short "A Lighter Burden." In 1912, he ... Read more »
Born: 03/19/1875 in LondonUK

Filmography

Producer (5)

Prendre la Route 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cold Journey 1974 (Movie)

(Producer)

A Study in Scarlet (Movie)

(Producer)

Journey's End (Movie)

(Producer)

The Good Companions (Movie)

(Producer)
Director (5)

A Study in Scarlet (Movie)

(Director)

Once a Thief (Movie)

(Director)

Reveille (TV Show)

Director

The Ace of Spades (Movie)

(Director)

The Fatal Hour (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

George Pearson made his mark in the world of entertainment when he worked on the Johnny Yesno drama "Cold Journey" (1975). In 1913, he made his directorial debut with the silent short "A Lighter Burden." In 1912, he received a screenwriting credit on "Peg Woffington." In 1914, he directed the first film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "A Study In Scarlet."

EDUCATION

University of Oxford

Oxford , England

Milestones

1914

Directed the first film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "A Study In Scarlet"

1913

Made his directorial debut with the silent short "A Lighter Burden"

1912

Received a screenwriting credit on "Peg Woffington"

Bonus Trivia

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Awarded an OBE

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