Sunday, January 6, 2013

Celebrity Grave: "Roman Scandals" Director Frank Wright Tuttle 1963


Frank Tuttle (August 6, 1892 - January 6, 1963) was a Hollywood film director and writer who directed films from 1922 (The Cradle Buster) to 1959 (Island of Lost Women).


His output includes The American Venus (1926), the all-star revue Paramount on Parade (1930), the murder mystery The Benson Murder Case (1930), the comedy film This Is the Night (1932) with Cary Grant, and Roman Scandals (1933) starring Eddie Cantor.


On his passing in 1963, at the age of 70, Tuttle was interred in the Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles.


Selected filmography

Springtime for Henry (1934)

Further reading

Frank Tuttle, They Started Talking (Albany: BearManor Media, 2006)

Frank Tuttle Socialists, Socialites, and Sociopaths: Plays and Screenplays (Albany: BearManor Media, 2007)

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