Jim Elder Wills
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1900

Biography

Usually billed as J. Elder Wills, this British film industry jack-of-all-trades was educated at London University. Wills began his show business career as a Drury Lane scenic artist; in 1927, he entered films as an art director. The first of his five directorial efforts was Tiger Bay (1933), which he also wrote. In the late '30s, Wills was on the ground floor of the tiny film firm that would later...