Arthur Lubin
Date of Birth
Jul 25, 1898
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, CA

Biography

A film actor by the mid '20s, Lubin began directing in 1934 and quickly established himself as an efficient maker of low-budget genre films. His strongest work is from the '40s, when he ushered in Universal's comedy duo Abbott and Costello as stars in Buck Privates, In the Navy, Hold That Ghost, Keep 'Em Flying, and Ride 'Em Cowboy; he's also remembered fondly both for his bigger-budget...