TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)
|Also Known As:||Richard W Day||Died:||May 23, 1972|
|Born:||May 9, 1896||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Victoria, British Columbia, CA||Profession:||Art Director ... production designer costume designer set decorator|
One of Hollywood's most distinguished art directors, with MGM from 1923 to 1930 and 20th Century-Fox (as head of the art department) from 1939 to 1943. During his collaboration with Erich von Stroheim in the 1920s, Day developed a distinctive, realist style which he put to outstanding use in numerous subsequent films and which earned him seven Academy Awards.
Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.Click here to contribute