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film producer , Film director

Joseph Zito, American film director. Member of Variety of Southern Calif, B'nai Brith (entertainment unit of Los Angeles).

Background

Zito, Joseph was born on May 14, 1946 in New York City. Son of Alfred and Mary (D'Antonio) Zito.

Education

Bachelor, City College of New York, 1968. M., City College of New York, 1970.

Career

He is perhaps well known for directing many low budget action and horror films of the 1980s, such as Missing in Action, , Red Scorpion, The Prowler, and Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, among others. In the mid-1980s, Zito spent a year of pre-production on the Cannon version of Spider-Man, a film that was evidently never actually made.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Director (films) Friday the 13th: the Final Chapter, 1984, Missing in Action, 1985, Invasion United States of America, 1986, Red Scorpion, 1988.

Membership

Member of Variety of Southern Calif, B'nai Brith (entertainment unit of Los Angeles).

Connections

Married Bobbi Leigh Zito, October 3, 1968.

father:
Alfred Zito

mother:
Mary (D'Antonio) Zito

spouse:
Bobbi Leigh Zito