Herbert Brenon is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter and Producer British born on 13 january 1880 at Dublin (Irlande)
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Birth name Alexander Herbert Reginald St. John BrenonNationality United-kingdomBirth 13 january 1880Herbert Brenon (13 January 1880 – 21 June 1958) was an Irish film director, actor and screenwriter during the era of silent movies through the 1930s. He was born in Dublin and was educated at St Paul's School and at King's College London. Before becoming a director, he performed in vaudeville acts with his wife, Helen Oberg.
at Dublin (Irlande
)Death 21 june 1958
(at 78 years) at Los Angeles (USA
Some of his more noteworthy films were the first movie adaptations of Peter Pan (1924) and Beau Geste (1926), Sorrell and Son (1927) for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director in the 1st Academy Awards, Laugh, Clown, Laugh (1928) with Lon Chaney, and The Flying Squad (1940), his last. He died in Los Angeles, California and was interred in a private mausoleum at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, NY.
D'origine irlandaise, il émigra aux États-Unis en 1906. Il débuta au cinéma comme scénariste pour l'Independent Moving Picture Company.