Frank Darabont

Biography

Frank Darabont (born January 28, 1959) is a Hungarian-American film director, screenwriter and producer who has been nominated for three Academy Awards and a Golden Globe. He was born in France by Hungarian parents who fled Budapest during the 1956 uprising, but the family moved to Los Angeles while he was still an infant. He has directed the films The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, and The Mist, all based on stories by Stephen King. In 2010 he developed and executive produced the first season of the AMC network television series The Walking Dead. Description above from the Wikipedia article Frank Darabont, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Frank Darabont (born January 28, 1959) is a Hungarian-American film director, screenwriter and producer who has been nominated for three Academy Awards and a Golden Globe. He was born in France by Hungarian parents who fled Budapest during the 1956 uprising, but the family moved to Los Angeles while he was still an infant. He has directed the films The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, and The Mist, all based on stories by Stephen King. In 2010 he developed and executive produced the first season of the AMC network television series The Walking Dead. Description above from the Wikipedia article Frank Darabont, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 32

Birthday 1959-01-28

Place of Birth Montbéliard, Doubs, France

Adult Actor False

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Known For

Writing TV ShowsMovies

2013 Mob City(3 episodes) … Writer
2010 The Walking Dead(6 episodes) … Writer
2007 The Mist … Screenplay
2000 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service … Screenplay
1999 The Green Mile … Screenplay
1999 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert … Writer
1999 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life … Screenplay
1999 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Phantom Train of Doom … Screenplay
1998 Black Cat Run … Writer
1996 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Travels with Father … Writer
1994 Frankenstein … Screenplay
1994 The Shawshank Redemption … Writer
1989 Tales from the Crypt(2 episodes) … Writer
1989 The Fly II … Screenplay
1988 The Blob … Screenplay
1987 A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors … Screenplay

Directing

2013 Mob City(4 episodes) … Director
2010 The Walking Dead(1 episode) … Director
2007 The Mist … Director
2007 Raines(1 episode) … Director
2004 The Shield(2 episodes) … Director
2001 The Majestic … Director
1999 The Green Mile … Director
1994 The Shawshank Redemption … Director
1990 Buried Alive … Director
1983 The Woman in the Room … Director

Acting

2013 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster as Himself
2011 Nightmare Factory as Himself
2010 The United Monster Talent Agency as Director #1
2009 Tales From the Script as Himself
2006 Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' as Himself
2004 Artifact from the Future: The Making of 'THX 1138' as Himself
2004 Entourage(1 episode)
1999 Stephen King: Shining in the Dark as Himself

Production

2010 The Walking Dead(86 episodes) … Executive Producer
2007 The Mist … Producer
2004 Collateral … Executive Producer
2002 Salton Sea … Producer
2001 The Majestic … Producer
1999 The Green Mile … Producer

Creator

2013 Mob City … Creator
2010 The Walking Dead … Creator

Art

1984 Trancers … Art Department Assistant

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