Taylor Hackford

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter | * 12/31/1944 (75) | Santa Barbara, California, U.S.
Taylor Edwin Hackford (born December 31, 1944) is an American film director and former president of the Directors Guild of America. He won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for Teenage Father (1979). Hackford went on to direct a number of highly regarded feature films, most notably An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) and Ray (2004), the latter of which saw him nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and Academy Award for Best Picture. ()
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Taylor Edwin Hackford is an American film director, and the current president of the Directors Guild of America.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Taylor Hackford

Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film

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Movies with Taylor Hackford as Actor(3)

Movies with Taylor Hackford as Crew(35)

Directing/Director2019 George and Tammy
Directing/Director2016 The Comedian
Production/Executive Producer2015 A Place to Stand
Directing/Director2013 Parker
Production/Producer2013 Parker
Directing/Director2010 Love Ranch
Production/Producer2010 Love Ranch
Directing/Director2004 Ray
Production/Producer2004 Ray
Writing/Story2004 Ray
Directing/Director2000 Proof of Life
Production/Producer2000 Proof of Life
Production/Producer1999 G:MT Greenwich Mean Time
Directing/Director1997 The Devil's Advocate
Production/Executive Producer1997 The Devil's Advocate
Editing/Editor1996 When We Were Kings
Production/Producer1996 When We Were Kings
Directing/Director1995 Dolores Claiborne
Production/Producer1995 Dolores Claiborne
Directing/Director1993 Bound by Honor
Production/Producer1993 Bound by Honor
Production/Executive Producer1991 Mortal Thoughts
Production/Executive Producer1989 Rooftops
Directing/Director1988 Everybody's All-American
Production/Producer1987 La Bamba
Directing/Director1985 White Nights
Production/Producer1985 White Nights
Directing/Director1984 Against All Odds
Directing/Director1982 An Officer and a Gentleman
Directing/Director1980 The Idolmaker
Directing/Director1978 Teenage Father
Production/Producer1978 Teenage Father
Writing/Writer1978 Teenage Father
Directing/Director1973 Bukowski

TV Shows/Series with Taylor Hackford as Crew(1)

Directing/Director2005 E-Ring

Full Name: Taylor Hackford
Born: Sunday, 12/31 1944 (December) in Santa Barbara (current age: 75 years + 339 days)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of Southern California
Member of: Peace Corps
Spouses (current/former): Lynne Littman, Helen Mirren
Taylor Hackford frequently works together with these people:
Dan Perri (7x, Crew)
Nancy Klopper (6x, Crew)
Bruno Rubeo (5x, Crew)
Stuart Benjamin (4x, Crew)
Curt Sobel (4x, Crew)
Mark Warner (4x, Crew)
Leon Gast (4x, Crew)
Wendell Pierce (3x, Actor)
Maria Nay (3x, Crew)
Art Linson (3x, Crew)
David McKenna (2x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:12146, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 11/06/2020