Formerly assistant director, film editor
Sutherland Ring | Eddie Sutherland | Edward Sutherland
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on the reputation of his friend Jack Pickford
for drinking and womanizing] What do you expect from a guy with the biggest thirst and the biggest joint in town? Join a monastery?
Started in vaudeville and acted in films from 1914 at Keystone. Became a director from 1925, first with Paramount (1925-31). Subsequently at United Artists (1931-32), again with Paramount (1933, 1935-37), Universal (1940-41) and RKO (1942). His filmed adaptation of "Abie's Irish Rose" (1946), which he also produced...