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David Fincher


David Fincher was born in 1962 in Denver, Colorado, and was raised in Marin County, California. When he was 18 years old he went to work for John Korty at Korty Films in Mill Valley. He subsequently worked at ILM (Industrial Light and Magic) from 1981-1983. Fincher left ILM to direct TV commercials and music videos after signing with N. Lee Lacy ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 38 wins & 39 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Untitled Dorothea Lange Project (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2013 House of Cards (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Chapter 13 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 12 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 10 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 11 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 8 (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2006 Love and Other Disasters (executive producer)
 2005 Lords of Dogtown (executive producer)
 2002 Ticker (Short) (executive producer)
 2001 Powder Keg (Short) (executive producer)
 2001/I Star (Short) (executive producer)
 2001 The Follow (Short) (executive producer)
 2001 Chosen (Short) (executive producer)
 2001 The Car Thief and the Hit Man (Short) (executive producer - uncredited)
 2001 Ambush (Short) (executive producer)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Directed Nike commercial "Instant Karma" See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dave Fincher | Fincher

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Panic Room (2002) is a movie as opposed to a film. A movie is made for an audience and a film is made for both the audience and the film-makers. I think that The Game (1997) is a movie and I think Fight Club (1999)'s a film. I think that "Fight Club" is more than the sum of its parts, whereas "Panic Room" IS the sum of its parts. I didn't look at "Panic Room" and think, "Wow, this is gonna set ... See more »

Trivia:

Has been close friends with Brad Pitt ever since working together on Se7en (1995). See more »

Trademark:

Known for demanding many takes from his actors See more »

Nickname:

Davey See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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