No photo available. Represent John S. Robertson? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 12,603 this week

John S. Robertson (I) (1878–1964)

John S. Robertson was born on June 14, 1878 in London, Ontario, Canada as John Stuart Robertson. He was a director and actor, known for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920), The Phantom of Paris (1931) and The Enchanted Cottage (1924). He was married to Josephine Lovett. He died on November 5, 1964 in Escondido, California, USA. See full bio »

Awards Central

Check out IMDb's full coverage of all the major awards events, including the Critics Choice Awards, Gotham Awards, and more.

Visit our Awards Central section

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 728 people
created 13 Jan 2011
 
a list of 73 people
created 02 Mar 2014
 
list image
a list of 40 people
created 17 Jun 2014
 
a list of 495 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 29 people
created 1 month ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John S. Robertson's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
(1920)
The Phantom of Paris
(1931)
The Enchanted Cottage
(1924)
Our Little Girl
Our Little Girl Director
(1935)

Filmography

Jump to: Director | Actor | Producer | Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Director (61 credits)
 1935 Our Little Girl (as John Robertson)
 1935 Captain Hurricane (as John Robertson)
 1935 Grand Old Girl (as John Robertson)
 1934 Wednesday's Child (as John Robertson)
 1934 His Greatest Gamble (as John Robertson)
 1933 One Man's Journey (as John Robertson)
 1931 Beyond Victory (as John Robertson)
 1930 Night Ride
 1929 Shanghai Lady
 1927 Captain Salvation (as John Robertson)
 1927 Annie Laurie
 1925 Shore Leave
 1925 Soul-Fire
 1925 New Toys
 1924 Classmates
 1923 Twenty-One
 1922 Tess of the Storm Country (as John Robertson)
 1921 Footlights
 1921 The Magic Cup
 1920 39 East
 1919 Sadie Love
 1919 Let's Elope
 1918 The Menace
 1917 Baby Mine
 1917 A Service of Love (Short) (as John Robertson)
 1917 Vanity and Some Sables (Short) (as John Robertson)
 1917 The Money Mill (as John Robertson)
 1917 Intrigue (as John Robertson)
 1917 The Lovers' Knot (Short)
 1917/I The Meeting (Short) (as John Robertson)
 1916 Justice a la Carte (Short)
 1916 Trouble for Four (Short)
 1916 Getting By (Short)
 1916 The Thorn and the Rose (Short)
 1916 Love and Trout (Short)
Show Show Actor (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Johnnie Dashwood"; replacement) in "Gallops" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by David Gray. Additional music by George Braham (also Musical Director) and George M. Cohan. Scenic Design by Arthur Corbault and Ernest Albert. Directed by Charles Richman. Garrick Theatre: 12 Feb 1906-Apr 1906 (closing date unknown/81 ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

J.S. Robertson | John Stuart Robertson | John Robertson

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on May McAvoy In all the years that I have been on the stage and worked as a director of pictures I have never known a girl so eager to learn and so eager to work to satisfy that eagerness.

Trivia:

As a director he worked regularly with cameraman Roy F. Overbaugh on numerous productions in the 1920s. Their greatest success was Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920) for Paramount. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Discuss John S. Robertson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page