Date of Birth:
28 September 1895
Melville Shyer created 1 movies in the Drama genres.
Melville Shyer didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 4.7.
Melville (Buddy) Shyer was one of Hollywood's pioneer filmmakers. A "founding father" of the Director's Guild of America, Shyer's career in the motion picture industry spanned over 50 years and included work with such filmmaking icons as Mack Sennett and D.W. Griffith. The Dixie native with a sweet Southern drawl, was born on September 28, 1895 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. After graduating from The McCallie School in Chattanooga, Shyer journeyed to New York, where he became associated with fellow... Read more