Biography

Roland Emmerich is a German film director, screenwriter, and producer who is known for his work on disaster and action flicks. He made a name for himself with The Noah's Ark Principle (1981) and co-founded Centropolis Entertainment in 1985 with his sister. Besides his work in the entertainment industry, he is a collector of art and an active campaigner for the LGBT community, global warming awareness and equal rights.

Roland Emmerich is a German film director, screenwriter, and producer who is known for his work on disaster and action flicks. He made a name for himself with The Noah's Ark Principle (1981) and co-founded Centropolis Entertainment in 1985 with his sister. Besides his work in the entertainment industry, he is a collector of art and an active campaigner for the LGBT community, global warming awareness and equal rights.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 37

Birthday 1955-11-10

Place of Birth Stuttgart, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, West Germany

Official Site http://www.centropolis.com

Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

Maya Lord Director
Moonfall Director
2019 Midway Director
2016 Independence Day: Resurgence Director
2015 Stonewall Director
2013 White House Down Director
2011 Anonymous Director
2009 2012 Director
2008 10,000 BC Director
2004 The Day After Tomorrow Director
2000 The Patriot Director
1998 Godzilla Director
1997 Stargate SG-1 (1 episode)Director
1996 Independence Day Director
1994 Stargate Director
1992 Universal Soldier Director
1990 Moon 44 Director
1987 Ghost Chase Director
1985 Making Contact Director
1984 The Noah's Ark Principle Director
1979 Franzmann Director

Production

Moonfall Producer
2016 Independence Day: Resurgence Producer
2013 White House Down Producer
2012 Last Will & Testament Executive Producer
2011 Anonymous Producer
2011 Hell Executive Producer
2009 2012 Executive Producer
2008 10,000 BC Producer
2007 Trade Producer
2004 The Day After Tomorrow Producer
2002 Eight Legged Freaks Executive Producer
2000 The Patriot Executive Producer
1999 The Thirteenth Floor Producer
1998 Godzilla Executive Producer
1997 Stargate SG-1 (1 episode)Producer
1994 Stargate Producer
1994 The High Crusade Producer
1990 Moon 44 Producer

Writing

Moonfall Screenplay
2016 Independence Day: Resurgence Characters Screenplay
2009 2012 Writer
2008 10,000 BC Screenplay
2004 The Day After Tomorrow Screenplay
1998 Godzilla Author Screenplay
1997 Stargate SG-1 (1 episode)Screenplay
1996 Independence Day Screenplay
1994 Stargate Screenplay
1990 Moon 44 Story
1985 Making Contact Screenplay
1984 The Noah's Ark Principle Author
1979 Franzmann Writer

Acting

2013 Circus Halligalli (1 episode)
2012 Der Bernd as himself
2011 Hollywood between Paranoia and Sci-Fi: The Power of Myth as Himself
2009 2012 Startling New Secrets
2004 The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of Star Wars as Himself
1997 The 120 Days of Bottrop as Himself
1995 The Harald Schmidt Show (1 episode)
1981 Wanna bet, that..? (1 episode)
1966 Goldene Kamera Verleihung (1 episode) as himself
1948 Bambi-Verleihung (1 episode) as himself

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