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Steven Zaillian


Steven Zaillian was born on January 30, 1953 in Fresno, California, USA as Steven Ernest Bernard Zaillian. He is a producer and writer, known for Schindler's List (1993), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) and American Gangster (2007). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 31 wins & 52 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Schindler's List
(1993)
American Gangster
(2007)
Gangs of New York
(2002)

Filmography

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 2018 My Dinner with Hervé (TV Movie) (executive producer) (filming)
 2018 Red Sparrow (producer) (post-production)
 2017 The Current War (executive producer) (post-production)
  Montezuma (producer) (announced)
 2016 The Night Of (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- The Call of the Wild (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Ordinary Death (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Samson and Delilah (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Season of the Witch (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Art of War (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Life Itself (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 The Cold Light of Day (executive producer)
 2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (executive producer)
 2010 Welcome to the Rileys (executive producer)
 2007 American Gangster (executive producer)
 2006 All the King's Men (producer)
 1998 A Civil Action (executive producer)
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Alternate Names:

Steve Zaillian | Steve Zalian

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

The similarity between the big directors I've worked with is that they allow the writer to find a way of doing what they want done without saying 'do it this way.' They describe what they want, then letting the writer figure out a way to do it. See more »

Trivia:

Wrote four screenplays for feature films nominated for the 'Best Picture' Academy Award: Awakenings (1990), Schindler's List (1993), Gangs of New York (2002) and Moneyball (2011). Of those, Schindler's List (1993) won 'Best Picture' and earned Zaillian an Academy Award for 'Best Adapted Screenplay'. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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