Quotes by William Wyler

About William Wyler:

William Wyler was a German-born American film director, producer and screenwriter. Notable works included Ben-Hur (1959), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), and Mrs. Miniver (1942), all of which won Wyler Academy Awards for Best Director, as well as Best Picture in their respective years, making him the only director of three Best Picture winners. Wyler received his first Oscar nomination for directing Dodsworth in 1936, starring Walter Huston, Ruth Chatterton and Mary Astor, "sparking a 20-year run of almost unbroken greatness."

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Wyler
  • DescriptionAmerican film director, producer and screenwriter
  • BornJuly 1, 1902
  • DiedJuly 27, 1981
  • CountryUnited States Of America; Switzerland
  • ProfessionScreenwriter; Film Producer; Film Actor; Film Director; Actor
  • AwardsAcademy Award For Best Director; Directors Guild Of America Award