Charles J. Brabin
Date of Birth
Apr 17, 1883
Birth Place:
Liverpool, England

Biography

British-born director Charles J. Brabin came to the States as a stage actor, switching to films at the Edison Studios in New Jersey in 1908. Making the transition to director, Brabin guided such well-received productions as The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere (1914) and The Raven (1914). Brabin gave a leg-up to the career of fellow director Rex Ingram, who was his assistant in several important...