John S. Robertson
Date of Birth
Jun 14, 1878

Biography

John S. Robertson began his two-decade Hollywood career at Vitagraph in 1915. Robertson did some acting and scriptwriting before concentrating on directing. His silent-film directorial credits include the 1920 John Barrymore version of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Mary Pickford's Annie Laurie (1927), and Garbo's The Single Standard (1928). He was also instrumental in building up the careers of several...