Roy Overbaugh
Date of Birth
Nov 14, 1882
Birth Place:
Illinois

Biography

Veteran American cinematographer Roy Overbaugh was closely associated with director John S. Robertson, for whom he photographed more than fifteen films from 1919-1925, including the often revived Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920) starring John Barrymore. Later in that decade, Overbaugh was behind the camera on two of the most beautiful films of the entire silent era, Henry King's The White Sister...