Lewis R. Foster

Aug 5, 1898

Bio: Lewis R. Foster started out as a newspaper journalist then joined the Hal Roach studios as a gag man in 1923. Foster was promoted to director for the 1929 Charley Chase 2-reeler Movie Night. He went on to direct several Laurel & Hardy shorts, including the team's first talkie, Unaccustomed as We Are (1929). Foster left Roach to free-lance in 1930, directing his… More


Lewis R. Foster Videos

Those Redheads From Seattle
2 minutes 10 seconds
Cavalry Charge
4 minutes 10 seconds
Woman On The Run
2 minutes 37 seconds
Can't Help Singing
2 minutes 15 seconds

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