Joseph Strick
Date of Birth
Jul 06, 1923
Birth Place:
Braddock, PA


American director, producer, and screenwriter Joseph Strick learned about filmmaking when he served as a cameraman with the U.S. Air Force during WWII. Shortly after his discharge, he began working as a copyboy for the Los Angeles Times, and in his spare time, he made the documentary Muscle Beach (1948) with co-director Irving Lerner. He later moved to television work, and over a five-year period...