David Seltzer

Film Producer / Film Director / Screenwriter / Television Producer | * 02/12/1940 (81) | Highland Park, Illinois (United States of America (USA))
David Seltzer (born February 12, 1940) is an American screenwriter, producer and director, perhaps best known for writing the screenplays for The Omen (1976) and Bird on a Wire (1990). As writer-director, Seltzer's credits include the 1986 teen tragi-comedy Lucas starring Corey Haim, Charlie Sheen and Winona Ryder, the 1988 comedy Punchline starring Sally Field and Tom Hanks, and 1992's Shining Through starring Melanie Griffith and Michael Douglas. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Horror | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for David Seltzer

Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screenplay Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director

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Movies with David Seltzer as Actor(3)

TV Shows/Series with David Seltzer as Actor(1)

Movies with David Seltzer as Crew(32)

Writing/Writer2011 Cinema Verite
Writing/Screenplay2006 The Omen
Writing/Author2002 Dragonfly
Directing/Director2001 Nobody's Baby
Writing/Scenario Writer2001 Nobody's Baby
Writing/Story1998 My Giant
Writing/Screenplay1998 My Giant
Writing/Characters1995 The Omen
Directing/Director1992 Shining Through
Writing/Screenplay1992 Shining Through
Production/Executive Producer1992 Shining Through
Writing/Characters1991 Omen IV: The Awakening
Writing/Screenplay1990 Bird on a Wire
Directing/Director1988 Punchline
Writing/Writer1988 Punchline
Writing/Writer1987 Someone to Watch Over Me
Directing/Director1986 Lucas
Writing/Writer1986 Lucas
Writing/Teleplay1985 Private Sessions
Writing/Writer1983 Table for Five
Writing/Screenplay1982 Six Weeks
Writing/Characters1981 Omen III: The Final Conflict
Writing/Writer1979 Prophecy
Writing/Characters1978 Damien: Omen II
Writing/Screenplay1977 Green Eyes
Writing/Screenplay1976 The Omen
Writing/Screenplay1975 The Other Side of the Mountain
Writing/Screenplay1975 My Father's House
Writing/Writer1974 Larry
Writing/Screenplay1972 One Is a Lonely Number
Writing/Author1971 The Hellstrom Chronicle

TV Shows/Series with David Seltzer as Crew(2)

Writing/Characters2016 Damien
Production/Executive Producer2005 Revelations

Full Name: David Seltzer
Born: Monday, 02/12 1940 (February) in Highland Park, Illinois (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 81 years + 345 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: German (DE), English (EN)
Spouses (current/former): Eugenia Zukerman
David Seltzer frequently works together with these people:
Harvey Bernhard (9x, Crew)
Jerry Goldsmith (5x, Crew)
Richard Donner (4x, Crew)
Billy Crystal (3x, Actor)
Kathleen Quinlan (3x, Actress)
Roald Dahl (3x, Crew)
David L. Wolper (3x, Crew)
Louis Venosta (3x, Crew)
Brian Taggert (3x, Crew)
J.M. Kenny (3x, Crew)
Eric Lerner (3x, Crew)
Mark Gatiss (2x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:171744, Added: 07/09/2018, Last updated: 01/01/2022