Millard Webb

Before entering show business, Millard Webb had been a civil engineer. An injury forced his exit from that profession and he then began performing in stock theater. In 1915, D.W. Griffith hired him as a bit player. Webb ... Read more »
Born: 12/06/1893

Filmography

other (5)

An Affair of the Follies (Movie)

(Director)

Glorifying the American Girl (Movie)

(Director)

Glorifying the American Girl (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Golden Calf (Movie)

(Director)

The Sea Beast (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Before entering show business, Millard Webb had been a civil engineer. An injury forced his exit from that profession and he then began performing in stock theater. In 1915, D.W. Griffith hired him as a bit player. Webb acted in numerous films before becoming first a screenwriter and then a director. During the '20s, he helmed a number of prestigious films, including The Sea Beast.

~ Sandra Brennan, All Movie Guide

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