William Friedkin

William Friedkin

Actor, Thanks, Director

BIO

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William Friedkin (born August 29, 1935) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter best known for directing The French Connection in 1971 and The Exorcist in 1973; for the former, he won the Academy Award for Best Director. His most recent film, Bug (2006) won the FIPRESCI prize at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Birthday

Aug. 29, 1935

Place of birth

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Known for

Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot

Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot

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Miller's Tale

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The Fear of God: 25 Years of The Exorcist

Stanley Kubrick in Focus

Stanley Kubrick in Focus