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Richard Darryl Zanuck

Richard Darryl Zanuck, American motion picture company executive.

Background

  • Zanuck, Richard Darryl was born on December 13, 1934 in Beverly Hills, California, United States. Son of Darryl F. and Virginia (Fox) Zanuck.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Harvard Military Academy, 1952. Bachelor, Stanford, 1956.

    Career

    • Story, production assistant Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, 1956, vice president, 1956-1962. President's production representative 20th Century-Fox Studios, Beverly Hills, 1962-1963, vice president charge production, 1963-1969, president, 1969-1971, director, 1966-1971. Founder, president, owner Zanuck Company, Beverly Hills, since 1989.

      Chairman 20th Century-Fox Television, Inc. Senior executive vice president Warner Brothers, Inc., 1971-1972. Co-founder, president Zanuck/Brown Company, 1972-1988.

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    National chairman Fibrosis Association, 1966-1968. Member organizing committee 1984 Olympics. Trustee Harvard School Second lieutenant United States Army.

    Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (board governors), Screen Producers Guild, Phi Gamma Delta.

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    • Married Lili Gentle; children: Virginia, Janet. Married Linda Harrison, October 26, 1969. Children: Harrison Richard, Dean Francis.

      Married Lili Fini, September 23, 1978.
    • father: Darryl F. Zanuck
    • mother: Virginia (Fox) Zanuck
    • spouses: Lili Gentle
    • Linda Harrison
    • Lili Fini
    • children: Virginia Zanuck
    • Janet Zanuck
    • Harrison Richard Zanuck
    • Dean Francis Zanuck
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    Nationality
    • 1952
      Harvard Military Academy
    • 1956
      Stanford
    • 1956
      Story, production assistant, Darryl F. Zanuck Productions
    • 1956 - 1962
      vice president, Darryl F. Zanuck Productions
    • 1962 - 1963
      President's production representative, 20th Century-Fox Studios
      Beverly Hills, California, United States
    • 1963 - 1969
      vice president charge production, 20th Century-Fox Studios
    • 1966 - 1971
      director, 20th Century-Fox Studios
    • 1969 - 1971
      president, 20th Century-Fox Studios
    • 1971 - 1972
      Senior executive vice president, Warner Brothers, Inc.
    • 1972 - 1988
      Co-founder, president, Zanuck/Brown Company
    • 1989
      Founder, president, owner, Zanuck Company
      Beverly Hills, California, United States
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      • Producer: The Sting, 1973 (Academy award), The Sugarland Express, 1974, Jaws, 1975, Jaws 2, 1978, The Island, 1980, Neighbors, 1982, The Verdict, 1983, Cocoon, 1985, Cocoon, the Return, 1988, Driving Miss Daisy, 1989 (Academy award, Irving G. Thalberg award 1991), Rush, 1991, Rich in Love, 1992, Mulholland Falls, 1996, Deep Impact, 1998, True Crime, 1999, Rules of Engagement, 1999, Planet of the Apes, 2000, Road to Perdition, 2001, Big Fish, 2003. Producer Academy Award Show, 2000.
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      • book: Best Sellers from Reader's Digest Condensed Books : Jaws 2 ; Snowbound Six
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      • book: Jaws 2 (Marvel super special)
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      • book: Galveston's Maceo Family Empire:: Bootlegging and the Balinese Room (True Crime)
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      • book: #2 Captain Shark, Jaws of Death
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      • book: ROAD TO PERDITION.
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      • book: The Almighty his gracious token of love to his friend Abraham, or, A sermon preached in the Cathedral Church of Bristol, January 3, 1674 by Rich. Towgood ... (1676)
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      • book: Hauptmann's Ladder: A Step-by-Step Analysis of the Lindbergh Kidnapping (True Crime History (Kent State))
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