Francis Veber

Screenwriter / Film Producer / Film Director / Journalist / Writer / Actor / Playwright | * 07/28/1937 (83) | Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Francis Paul Veber (born 28 July 1937) is a French film director, screenwriter and producer, and playwright. He has written and directed both French and American films. Eight French-language films with which he has been involved, as either writer or director or both, have been remade as English-language Hollywood films: Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire (as The Man with One Red Shoe), L'emmerdeur (as Buddy Buddy), La Cage aux Folles (as The Birdcage), Le Jouet (as The Toy), Les Compères (as Fathers' Day), La chèvre (as Pure Luck), Les Fugitifs (as Three Fugitives), and Le dîner de cons (as Dinner for Schmucks). He also wrote the screenplay for ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Crime | Adventure

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Awards & Nominations for Francis Veber

César Award for Best Writing Knight of The Legion of Honour Officer of The Legion of Honour Knight of The National Order of Merit Lumières Award for Best Screenplay National Order of Merit César Award Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

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Movies with Francis Veber as Actor(1)

Movies with Francis Veber as Crew(58)

Writing/Writer2015 Le placard
Directing/Director2014 Cher Trésor
Writing/Author2014 Cher Trésor
Writing/Story2010 Dinner for Schmucks
Writing/Screenplay2010 Dinner for Schmucks
Production/Executive Producer2010 Dinner for Schmucks
Directing/Director2008 A Pain in the Ass
Writing/Screenplay2008 A Pain in the Ass
Writing/Author2008 A Pain in the Ass
Directing/Director2006 The Valet
Writing/Writer2006 The Valet
Directing/Director2003 Ruby & Quentin
Writing/Screenplay2003 Ruby & Quentin
Directing/Director2001 The Closet
Writing/Screenplay2001 The Closet
Directing/Director1998 The Dinner Game
Writing/Screenplay1998 The Dinner Game
Production/Executive Producer1997 Fathers' Day
Writing/Writer1996 Fantôme avec chauffeur
Directing/Director1996 Jaguar
Writing/Scenario Writer1996 Jaguar
Writing/Screenplay1994 My Father the Hero
Directing/Director1992 Out on a Limb
Directing/Director1989 Three Fugitives
Writing/Writer1989 Three Fugitives
Production/Executive Producer1989 Three Fugitives
Directing/Director1986 Fugitives
Writing/Writer1986 Fugitives
Writing/Original Story1985 The Man with One Red Shoe
Writing/Writer1985 Hold-up
Directing/Director1983 The ComDads
Writing/Screenplay1983 The ComDads
Production/Producer1983 The ComDads
Writing/Writer1982 Partners
Production/Executive Producer1982 Partners
Directing/Director1981 Knock on Wood
Writing/Writer1981 Knock on Wood
Writing/Screenplay1980 La Cage aux Folles II
Writing/Dialogue1980 La Cage aux Folles II
Writing/Screenplay1979 Hothead
Writing/Writer1979 Hothead
Writing/Screenplay1978 La Cage aux Folles
Directing/Director1976 The Toy
Writing/Writer1976 The Toy
Writing/Writer1976 The Bottom Line
Writing/Writer1975 The Pink Telephone
Writing/Writer1975 The French Detective
Writing/Dialogue1975 Fear Over the City
Writing/Writer1973 Man in the Trunk
Writing/Theatre Play1973 A Pain in the Ass
Writing/Writer1973 A Pain in the Ass
Writing/Writer1973 The Magnificent One
Writing/Screenplay1972 There Once Was a Cop

Full Name: Francis Veber
Citizenship: France
Born: Wednesday, 07/28 1937 (July) in Neuilly-sur-Seine (current age: 83 years + 264 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: French (FR, native language)
Father: Pierre-Gilles Veber
Mother: Georgette Paul
Other names for Francis Veber (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Francis Weber"
Francis Veber frequently works together with these people:
Vladimir Cosma (11x, Crew)
Pierre Richard (9x, Actor)
Yves Robert (9x, Crew)
Alain Poiré (9x, Crew)
Gérard Depardieu (7x, Actor)
Michel Aumont (7x, Actor)
Robert Dalban (7x, Actor)
Mireille Darc (6x, Actress)
Monique Isnardon (5x, Crew)
Maurice Barrier (5x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2834, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 04/06/2021