Frank Urson was an American silent film director and cinematographer from Chicago, Illinois. Originally a photographer, he moved onto cinematography and film directing for the Thanhouser Company in New Rochelle, New York. He is also credited with acting in one film Her Gallant Knights which starred William Garwood in 1913. Urson directed Changing Husbands. He is perhaps best known for his 1927 Chicago, produced by Cecil B. DeMille.
Urson died at age 41 from drowning in Indian Lake, Michigan.