Bryan Foy
Date of Birth
Dec 08, 1896
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL


Filmmaker Bryan Foy, jokingly dubbed "Keeper of the 'B's" by industry colleagues for his long association with low-budget films, made his place in cinema history as the director who filmed Lights of New York (1928) "the first 100 percent all-talking picture" for Warner Brothers. Foy is the son of renowned vaudevillian Eddie Foy. Along with his brothers, he began his career in vaudeville as a...