TRIVIAL PURSUITS: Alfred Hitchcock’s Prior Occupation

August 13, 2013 – What was Alfred Hitchcock’s occupation before getting into writing and producing films?
Hitchcock studied engineering at St. Ignatius College in London and obtained a job as a draftsman and advertising designer for the cable company Henley’s. It was while working at Henley’s that he began to write, submitting short articles for the in-house publication.