Director John Huston to be honored with U.S. postage stamp

August 18th, 2011

The U.S. Postal Service has announced that John Huston would be the third director honored in 2012 with a Great Film Directors postage stamp.

The first and the second honorees, John Ford and Frank Capra, were announced earlier this month. The fourth filmmaker to be honored will be announced at a later date.

According to, art Director Derry Noyes designed these stamps using art by award-winning illustrator Gary Kelley, who created the images using pastels on paper.