Milton Rosmer was a British actor, film director and screenwriter. He was born in Southport, Lancashire on 4 November 1881. He made his screen debut in the 1915 film The Mystery of a Hansom Cab and continued to act in film and television until 1956. In 1926 he directed his first film The Woman Juror and went on to direct another 16 films between 1926 and 1938. He died in Chesham, Buckinghamshire in 1971.