Rowland V. Lee
Date of Birth
Sep 06, 1891
Birth Place:
Findlay, OH

Biography

Because many of his films dealt with British themes or characters, some historians have incorrectly referred to Rowland V. Lee as a British director. In fact, he was born in Ohio, educated at Columbia University, and spent several of his early professional years as a Broadway actor. After a brief "intermission" as a Wall Street stockbroker, Lee entered films as a member of producer Thomas Ince's...