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Robert Zemeckis is an American director, producer, and screenwriter who is famous for his works in the popular movies of the 1980s, such as Romancing the Stone and Back to the Future. He is one of the most significant visual effects experts of the industry and often credited as an innovator. He has also won several awards in his lifetime for creating blockbuster movies such as Forrest Gump, which is considered one of Hollywood’s best.
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After completing his education, he directly got access to the film cutter industry and worked for NBC News in Chicago. He then met his producer friend Spielberg, and he became Zemeckis’ mentor during the process. Zemeckis played the part of the movie’s writer in his first two films titled I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978) and Used Cars (1980). The films were commercially a flop, but the critics loved the works of the people behind the camera. So eventually, Zemeckis’ initial work didn’t go in vain. Zemeckis also worked as a screenwriter for Spielberg’s next titled ‘1941’.
Family and Personal Life
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Robert grew up through many hardships and often expressed his problems to the media and explained how he had no money in his first career. He married the popular actress Mary Ellen Trainer in 1980. She gave birth to their son, named Alexander. Unfortunately, their marriage didn’t work out well and ended up in a divorce. Later he got married to another actress named Leslie Harter, with whom he had three children.
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Mary Ellen Trainor (m. 1980; div. 2000); Leslie Harter (m. 2001)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Alexander Zemeckis, Zane Zemeckis, Zsa Zsa Rose Zemeckis, Rhys Zemeckis)|
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Robert Lee Zemeckis|
|Age (as of today)||71 years|
|Date of Birth||May 14, 1952|
|Place of Birth||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Height||1.83 m, 6 feet|
|Weight||80 kg, 176.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$70 million|
|Occupation||Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter|
Height, Weight, and Age
Robert Zemeckis' height is quite tall measuring 1.83 m. Boasting a weight of 80 kg. Being born on May 14, 1952, translates to an age of 71 years as of todays date (July 21, 2023).
USC Film School always had a real sense of drama and lineage.Robert Zemeckis
The thing that makes love stories work, in my opinion, in movies and novels and country & western songs, is the feeling of longing.Robert Zemeckis
Working with actors who are directors is magnificent. Because they understand the art form intimately, and they know exactly how everything works.Robert Zemeckis
We don’t function well as human beings when we’re in isolation.Robert Zemeckis
Understand life’s mysteries – as mysteries to be lived.Robert Zemeckis