B. Reeves
Date of Birth
Oct 02, 1886
Birth Place:
Friar Point, MS

Biography

Like many of his contemporaries, director B. Reeves Eason broke into films in the early teens as a journeyman actor. While working with the American Film Company--an organization with a paucity of experienced directors in 1913--Eason got his first chance to yell "Action!" through a megaphone. Few of his films were considered worth noting by the critical elite; Eason earned his nickname "Breezy" by...