Edward Dmytryk

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Birthday
4, 1908
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Jul 1, 1999 (90)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
4, 1908
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Jul 1, 1999 (90)

About

Screenwriter who was most recognized for being a member of the Hollywood Ten. He also directed several key films during the 1940s, including Mystery Sea Raider and Under Age.

Before Fame

He moved to San Francisco from Canada when he was young, but didn't become a naturalized citizen until he was 31.

Trivia

He was investigated during the second Red Scare, accused of being a member of the Communist regime.

Family Life

His father Michael remarried after the death of his first wife.

Associated With

He and writer Leo Buscaglia both became professors at USC.