Norman Lee

Biography

British actor/playwright Norman Lee spent most of the 1920s in South Africa, where along with many projects he directed the earliest (1923) film version of H. D. Stacpoole's The Blue Lagoon. Lee also kept busy in the theater as a director and revue writer until his permanent return to England in 1928, when he signed with Elstree Studios. From 1932 to 1941, he directed scores of low-budget...