BirthdayApril 24, 1930
BirthplaceNew York City, USA
Age85
HoroscopeTaurus

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Richard Donner

    Full name: Richard Donner
    Also known as: Richard Donner, Donner, Richard
    Professions: Director, Producer, Actor
    Occupation: Director and producer

  2. Richard Donner Measurements

    Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

  3. Richard Donner Known for

    The Goonies (1985), Lethal Weapon (1987), Lethal Weapon 3 (1992), Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

  4. Richard Donner Biography

    Richard Donner (born April 24, 1930) is an American film director, comic book writer and film producer.After directing the horror film The Omen (1976), Donner became famous for the hailed creation of the first modern superhero film, Superman (1978), starring Christopher Reeve. The influence of this film eventually helped establish the superhero concept as a respected film genre.Donner later went on to direct such films as The Goonies (1985) and Scrooged (1988), while reinvigorating the buddy film genre with Lethal Weapon (1987) and its sequels. He and his wife, producer Lauren Shuler Donner, own the production company The Donners' Company, which is most well known for producing the X-Men film series.In 2000, he received the President's Award from the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films. He was also nominated for Best Director in 1978 for Superman. Film historian Michael Barson writes that Donner had "emerged as one of Hollywood's most reliable makers of action blockbusters".

  5. Richard Donner Family

    Spouse: Lauren Shuler Donner

  6. Sources

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki?curid=380983
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001149