Alan Crosland Jr. was born on July 19, 1918 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and editor, known for Marty (1955), Sweet Smell of Success (1957) and The Twilight Zone (1959). He was married to Martha Villasenor, Jean Margaret Smith, Donna Ruth Hanor, Leatrice M Bernard, Bettie Jane Brown and Eileen Florence Dougherty. He died on December 18, 2001 in Palm Desert, California, USA.