Rob Cohen

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter | * 03/12/1949 (72) | Cornwall, New York (United States of America (USA))
Rob Cohen (born March 12, 1949) is an American director, producer, and screenwriter of film and television. Beginning his career as an executive producer at 20th Century Fox, Cohen produced and developed numerous high-profile film and television programs, including The Wiz, The Witches of Eastwick, and Light of Day until he begin focusing on full-time directing in the 1990s. He directed the action films such as The Fast and the Furious and xXx. ()
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Rob Cohen is an American film director, writer and producer, best known as the creator of Universal Pictures' The Fast and the Furious movie franchise. He's a graduate in Anthropology and Visual Studies from Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

Most frequent genres for this person: Action | Drama | Comedies

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Movies with Rob Cohen as Actor(8)

as Himself - Executive VP, Motown Records2017 Michael Jackson: Man In The Mirror
as (archive footage)2013 Fast & Furious 6
as Pizza Hut Delivery Guy2001 The Fast and the Furious
as Enter The Dragon Director1993 Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story

Movies with Rob Cohen as Crew(44)

Directing/Director2019 King of the Nudies
Production/Producer2019 King of the Nudies
Writing/Screenplay2019 King of the Nudies
Directing/Director2019 Razor
Writing/Writer2019 Razor
Directing/Director2018 The Hurricane Heist
Directing/Director2015 The Boy Next Door
Production/Executive Producer2015 Ghoul
Directing/Director2012 Alex Cross
Directing/Director2005 Stealth
Production/Executive Producer2005 xXx: State of the Union
Writing/Story2004 The Last Ride
Writing/Screenplay2002 Ritual
Directing/Director2002 xXx
Directing/Director2001 The Fast and the Furious
Directing/Director2000 The Skulls
Directing/Director1998 The Rat Pack
Writing/Writer1998 The Rat Pack
Writing/Screenplay1998 The Rat Pack
Directing/Director1997 The Guardian
Directing/Director1996 DragonHeart
Directing/Director1996 Daylight
Writing/Writer1994 Vanishing Son
Directing/Director1993 Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
Writing/Screenplay1993 Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
Production/Producer1991 The Hard Way
Production/Producer1990 Bird on a Wire
Production/Executive Producer1989 Disorganized Crime
Production/Executive Producer1988 The Serpent and the Rainbow
Production/Executive Producer1987 The Monster Squad
Production/Producer1987 Light of Day
Production/Executive Producer1987 The Running Man
Production/Executive Producer1987 The Witches of Eastwick
Production/Producer1985 The Legend of Billie Jean
Directing/Director1984 Scandalous
Writing/Writer1984 Scandalous
Directing/Director1980 A Small Circle of Friends
Production/Producer1978 The Wiz
Production/Producer1978 Thank God It's Friday
Production/Executive Producer1977 Scott Joplin
Production/Producer1975 Mahogany

TV Shows/Series with Rob Cohen as Crew(13)

Directing/Director2016 Speechless
Directing/Director2014 black-ish
Directing/Director2013 Maron
Production/Executive Producer1994 Vanishing Son
Writing/Writer1992 The Ben Stiller Show
Directing/Director1991 The Antagonists
Directing/Director1989 Nasty Boys
Writing/Writer1989 Tales from the Crypt
Directing/Director1987 thirtysomething
Directing/Director1987 Private Eye
Directing/Director1987 Hooperman
Directing/Director1987 A Year in the Life
Directing/Director1984 Miami Vice

Full Name: Robert Rob Cohen
Born: Saturday, 03/12 1949 (March) in Cornwall, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 72 years + 103 days)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Educated at: Harvard University
Other names for Rob Cohen (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Robert "Rob" Cohen"
"Robert Cohen"
"Ρομπ Κοέν"
Rob Cohen frequently works together with these people:
Randy Edelman (9x, Crew)
Neal H. Moritz (7x, Crew)
Vin Diesel (5x, Actor)
John Badham (5x, Crew)
Kenya Barris (5x, Crew)
Ben Stiller (4x, Actor)
Keith Barish (4x, Crew)
Daniel Chun (4x, Crew)
Peter Saji (4x, Crew)
Matt Roller (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2115, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/16/2021