Rex Taylor
Date of Birth
Nov 01, 1889
Birth Place:
Des Moines, IA


A former mining engineer, life insurance salesman, and vaudeville performer, Iowa-born Rex Taylor entered motion pictures authoring screenplays for various Paramount companies in 1916. Later in the decade, Taylor supplied comedy scripts for the situation comedy team of Mr. and Mrs. Carter De Haven before signing a long-term contract with Universal. Continuing in the light comedy vein, Taylor...