Don Siegel
Date of Birth
Oct 26, 1912
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL

Biography

Coming out of a musical family and trained as a stage actor, Don Siegel became one of the most respected directors of action films in Hollywood. He began his career as a film librarian and advanced through the editing department at Warner Bros., where he frequently directed transition and linking footage in the early '40s, making two Oscar-winning short films during this same period. Siegel...