Quotes by Billy Wilder

About Billy Wilder:


Billy Wilder is regarded as one of the most brilliant and versatile filmmakers of Hollywood's golden age. Wilder is one of only five people to have won Academy Awards as producer, director and screenwriter for the same film (The Apartment), and was the first person to accomplish this.

Author Bio


  • NameBilly Wilder
  • DescriptionAmerican filmmaker
  • BornJune 22, 1906
  • DiedMarch 27, 2002
  • CountryUnited States Of America; Austria
  • ProfessionScreenwriter; Film Director; Film Producer; Writer; Journalist
  • AwardsAcademy Award For Best Writing (Original Screenplay); Academy Award For Best Director; Grand Cross Of The Order Of Merit Of The Federal Republic Of Germany With Star; Great Golden Medal Of Honour For Services To The Republic Of Austria; National Medal Of Arts; Directors Guild Of America Award