Date of Birth:
26 October 1912
Don Siegel played in 2 and created 12 movies in the Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller, Music, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Film-Noir, Western, Action, War genres.
Don Siegel got succeed with average imdb rating 7.8.
Siegel and screenwriter Stephen Geller (The Valachi Papers (1972), Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)) once collaborated on a script of "The First Deadly Sin" (based on the novel), to be directed by Siegel. The project fell through, however, and a different version was filmed several years later.
Father of actor Kristoffer Tabori, born 1952
Was eager to direct movies as early as 1942, but his contract with Warner Brothers kept him restricted to doing editing and montage sequences. Studio chief Jack L. Warner refused to let Siegel out of his contract because he wanted to utilize his exceptional montage skills.
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