No photo available. Represent William Keighley? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 25,366 this week

William Keighley (1889–1984)

William Keighley's professional career spanned three distinct mediums: the theatre, motion pictures and, finally, radio. Initially trained as a stage actor and Broadway director, he arrived in Hollywood shortly after the advent of sound, landing a job with Warner Brothers (where he spent most of his career) as an assistant director and dialog ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 people
created 29 Apr 2011
 
a list of 2071 people
created 26 Jul 2012
 
list image
a list of 40 people
created 08 Dec 2012
 
a list of 1627 people
created 05 Apr 2013
 
a list of 71 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of William Keighley's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (39 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (6 credits)
Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (3 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (3 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Inside the Lines. Written by Earl Derr Biggers. Longacre Theatre: 9 Feb 1915-May 1915 (closing date unknown/103 performances). Cast: James Bradbury, H. Cooper Cliffe, Camilla Crume, Robert Fisher, Isabel Goodwin, Macy Harlam, William Keighley [Broadway debut], Mayne Lynton, Carroll McComas, Robert McWade, Mildred Morris, Horace... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

The original director of The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), he was replaced by Michael Curtiz when the production--Warners' most expensive up to that time--fell behind schedule and the studio didn't like the way the action sequences were turning out. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Discuss William Keighley on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page