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Tony Scott

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Actor / Television Producer | * 06/21/1944 († 68, 08/19/2012) | North Shields, Northumberland, England (United Kingdom (UK))
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Anthony David Leighton Scott (21 June 1944 – 19 August 2012) was an English film director and producer. He made his theatrical film debut with The Hunger (1983) and went on to direct highly successful action and thriller films such as Top Gun (1986), Beverly Hills Cop II (1987), Days of Thunder (1990), The Last Boy Scout (1991), Crimson Tide (1995), Enemy of the State (1998), Man on Fire (2004), Déjà Vu (2006), and Unstoppable (2010). Scott was the younger brother of film director Ridley S... ()
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Anthony David Leighton Scott (21 June 1944 – 19 August 2012) was an English and American film director, producer and actor. He was known for directing highly successful action and thriller films such as Top Gun (1986), Beverly Hills Cop II (1987), Days of Thunder (1990), The Last Boy Scout (1991), True Romance (1993), Crimson Tide (1995), Enemy of the State (1998), Man on Fire (2004), Déjà Vu (2006), and Unstoppable (2010).Scott was the younger brother of film director Sir Ridley Scott. They both graduated from the Royal College of Art in London, and were among a generation of British film directors who were successful in Hollywood having started their careers making television commercials. In 1995, both Tony and Ridley received the BAFTA Award for Outstanding British Contribution To Cinema. In 2010, they received the BAFTA Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Filmed Entertainment.

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

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Awards & Nominations for Tony Scott

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie Golden Globe Award for Best Limited or Anthology Series or Television Film
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Movies with Tony Scott as Actor(4)

as Self (archive footage)2021 Val
as The Schoolboy1965 Boy and Bicycle

TV Shows/Series with Tony Scott as Actor(4)

as Young Kerry1999 Providence
as The Indian Employee1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour

Movies with Tony Scott as Crew(50)

Crew/In Memory Of2022 Top Gun: Maverick
Production/Executive Producer2013 Killing Lincoln
Production/Producer2013 Out of the Furnace
Production/Executive Producer2013 The East
Production/Producer2013 Stoker
Production/Executive Producer2012 The Grey
Production/Executive Producer2011 Life in a Day
Production/Producer2010 The A-Team
Production/Executive Producer2010 Welcome to the Rileys
Directing/Director2010 Unstoppable
Production/Producer2010 Unstoppable
Production/Executive Producer2010 Cyrus
Directing/Director2009 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Production/Executive Producer2009 Cracks
Production/Executive Producer2006 Tristan & Isolde
Production/Executive Producer2006 Orpheus
Directing/Director2006 Déjà Vu
Directing/Director2005 Domino
Production/Producer2005 Domino
Production/Executive Producer2005 In Her Shoes
Directing/Director2004 Man on Fire
Production/Producer2004 Man on Fire
Directing/Director2002 Beat the Devil
Production/Executive Producer2002 Beat the Devil
Production/Executive Producer2002 Ticker
Production/Executive Producer2002 Hostage
Directing/Director2001 Spy Game
Production/Executive Producer2000 Where the Money Is
Production/Executive Producer2000 The Last Debate
Production/Executive Producer2000 RKO 281
Directing/Director1998 Enemy of the State
Production/Executive Producer1998 Clay Pigeons
Directing/Director1996 The Fan
Directing/Director1995 Crimson Tide
Directing/Director1993 True Romance
Directing/Director1991 The Last Boy Scout
Directing/Director1991 The King of Ads
Directing/Director1990 Revenge
Directing/Director1990 Days of Thunder
Directing/Director1987 Beverly Hills Cop II
Directing/Director1986 Top Gun
Directing/Director1983 The Hunger
Camera/Director of Photography1970 Loving Memory
Directing/Director1970 Loving Memory
Editing/Editor1970 Loving Memory
Writing/Writer1970 Loving Memory
Camera/Director of Photography1968 One of the Missing
Directing/Director1968 One of the Missing
Editing/Editor1968 One of the Missing

TV Shows/Series with Tony Scott as Crew(6)

Production/Executive Producer2009 The Good Wife
Production/Executive Producer2007 The Company
Production/Producer2005 Numb3rs
Directing/Director2005 Numb3rs
Directing/Director1997 The Hunger
Directing/Director1976 Nouvelles d'Henry James

Born: Wednesday, 06/21 1944 (June) in North Shields, Northumberland, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Died: Sunday, 08/19 2012 (August) in San Pedro (aged: 68)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Royal College of Art, University of Sunderland, Leeds Arts University, The Grangefield Academy, The Northern School of Art
Spouses (current/former): Gerry Scott, Donna W. Scott
Siblings: Ridley Scott
Mother: Elizabeth Jean Scott
Other names for Tony Scott (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Anthony D. L. Scott"
"Anthony David Leighton Scott"
"Anthony Scott"
"토니 스콧"
Tony Scott frequently works together with these people:
Ridley Scott (26x, Crew)
Chris Lebenzon (10x, Crew)
Joe Carnahan (8x, Crew)
Val Kilmer (7x, Actor)
Chris Seagers (7x, Crew)
Juno J. Ellis (7x, Crew)
Alice Backes (5x, Actress)

Other people with this name: Tony Scott, Tony Scott

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:6996, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/07/2024