Biography

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Ron Shelton (September 15, 1945 in Whittier, California) is a U.S. film director and screenwriter, most notable for making movies about sports.

Shelton is an alumnus of Santa Barbara High School and of the University of Arizona and Westmont College. He is the oldest of four brothers, and grew up in Montecito, California.

Before beginning his movie career, Shelton was a minor league baseball player in the Baltimore Orioles' organization from 1967 to 1971.

He is married to Canadian-born actress Lolita Davidovich, who has appeared in three of Shelton's films and with whom he has two children. The couple reside in Los Angeles and Ojai, California.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ron Shelton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ron Shelton (September 15, 1945 in Whittier, California) is a U.S. film director and screenwriter, most notable for making movies about sports.

Shelton is an alumnus of Santa Barbara High School and of the University of Arizona and Westmont College. He is the oldest of four brothers, and grew up in Montecito, California.

Before beginning his movie career, Shelton was a minor league baseball player in the Baltimore Orioles' organization from 1967 to 1971.

He is married to Canadian-born actress Lolita Davidovich, who has appeared in three of Shelton's films and with whom he has two children. The couple reside in Los Angeles and Ojai, California.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ron Shelton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 25

Birthday 1945-09-15

Place of Birth Whittier, California, USA

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Also Known As

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

Hound Dogs Writer
2019 L.A.'s Finest (13 episodes)Characters
2017 Just Getting Started Writer
2003 Bad Boys II Story Screenplay
2003 Hollywood Homicide Screenplay
1999 Play It to the Bone Writer
1996 Tin Cup Screenplay
1996 The Great White Hype Writer
1994 Cobb Writer
1994 Blue Chips Writer
1992 White Men Can't Jump Screenplay
1989 Blaze Screenplay
1988 Bull Durham Writer
1986 The Best of Times Writer
1983 Under Fire Screenplay

Directing

Hound Dogs Director
2017 Just Getting Started Director
2010 Jordan Rides the Bus Director
2009 30 for 30 (1 episode)Director
2003 Hollywood Homicide Director
2002 Dark Blue Director
1999 Play It to the Bone Director
1996 Tin Cup Director
1994 Cobb Director
1992 White Men Can't Jump Director
1989 Blaze Director
1988 Bull Durham Director

Acting

2013 Sport in America: Our Defining Stories as Himself
2009 Tales from the Script as Himself
2008 The Greatest Show on Dirt as Interviewee
2002 Bull Durham: Between the Lines as Interviewee
1998 Welcome to Hollywood as Ron Shelton
1998 Billy Wilder: The Human Comedy as Himself

Production

Hound Dogs Executive Producer
2003 Hollywood Homicide Producer
1994 Blue Chips Executive Producer

Crew

1981 The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper Creative Consultant

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