Inducted to the Walk of Fame on February 8, 1960 with 1 star. Comments
Quick Facts
Born:
July 16,
New York, New York, USA
Ethnicity:
Caucasian

Leon Shamroy, A.S.C. was an American film cinematographer. Together with Charles Lang, he holds the record for most number of Academy Award nominations for Cinematography. Throughout his five-decade career, he garnered eighteen nominations with four wins. From 1953 to his death in 1974, he was married to movie actress Mary Anderson. Shamroy was a member of the American Society of Cinematographers.

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