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William Wyler

Born on July 1, 1902 in Mulhouse, Germany
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The son of a prosperous Swiss dry goods merchant, William Wyler was studying the violin in Paris when he met Universal Pictures executive Carl Laemmle, a distant cousin of his mother, in 1922. Read Full Biography
Year Award Category Movie Result
1968 Directors Guild of America Best Director Funny Girl Nominated
1965 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Director The Collector Nominated
1965 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Director The Collector Nominated
1961 Directors Guild of America Best Director The Children's Hour Nominated
1961 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Director The Children's Hour Nominated


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