Russell Metty, A.S.C.
|Born||September 20, 1906|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Died||April 28, 1978 (aged 71)|
Canoga Park, California, U.S.
Metty's career began around 1925 as an assistant with Standard Film Laboratory, who was then was hired by Paramount Pictures working in the camera department. He left for RKO in 1929. He became a regular cameraman at Universal Studios, and was a regular collaborator with the German film director Douglas Sirk, making eleven films all together with Sirk.