American director, in films from 1917. Under contract with Fox/20th Century Fox from 1929 to 1933, 1937 to 1939 and 1941-42. At Paramount in 1928 and 1934-35 and at Poverty Row studio Eagle Lion during the late 1940's. Most of Werker's output was decidedly routine. He did, however, do sterling work on two films: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (...
Died:(age 78) in Orange County, California, USA