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Russ Meyer

Meyer in 1996 (photo by Roger Ebert)
Personal information
Birth nameRussell Albion Meyer
Birth dateMarch 21, 1922
Place of birthSan Leandro, California
United States
Date of deathSeptember 18, 2004(age 82)
Death placeHollywood Hills, California, United States
Cause of deathPneumonia
SpouseBetty Valdovinos (1949-1950)
Eve Meyer (1952 1966)
Edy Williams (1970 1973)

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Russell Albion "Russ" Meyer (March 21, 1922 September 18, 2004) was a U.S. motion picture director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor, actor and photographer.

Meyer is known primarily for writing and directing a series of successful low-budget sexploitation films that featured campy humor, sly satire and large-breasted women.

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