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Tony Scott (I) (1944–2012)


Tony Scott was a British-born film director and producer. He was the youngest of three brothers, one of whom is fellow film director Ridley Scott. He was born in North Shields, Northumberland, England to parents Jean and Colonel Francis Percy Scott. As a result of his father's career in the British military, his family moved around a lot. Their ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Top Gun
Top Gun Director
(1986)
Man on Fire
Man on Fire Producer
(2004)
Unstoppable
Unstoppable Producer
(2010)
The Taking of Pelham 123
(2009)

Filmography

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  Emma's War (producer) (announced)
  Potsdamer Platz (producer) (announced)
 2014 Get Santa (producer)
 2014 Before I Go to Sleep (executive producer - uncredited)
 2013 Out of the Furnace (producer - uncredited)
 2009-2013 The Good Wife (TV Series) (executive producer - 89 episodes)
- What's in the Box? (2013) ... (executive producer)
- A More Perfect Union (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Rape: A Modern Perspective (2013) ... (executive producer)
- The Wheels of Justice (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Death of a Client (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2013 Killing Lincoln (TV Movie) (executive producer) / (producer)
 2013 Stoker (producer)
 2013 The East (executive producer)
 2012 The Polar Bears (Short) (producer)
 2012 Labyrinth (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (producer)
 2012 World Without End (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 8 episodes)
- Checkmate (2012) ... (producer)
- Queen (2012) ... (producer)
- Rook (2012) ... (producer)
- A People Revolt (2012) ... (producer)
- Plague and Passion (2012) ... (producer)
 2011-2012 Call of Duty ELITE: Friday Night Fights (TV Series) (executive producer - 17 episodes)
- Optic vs. LFN (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Brandon Jacobs vs. Terrence Cody (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Countdown 321 vs. Make Us Famous (2012) ... (executive producer)
- FourPlay vs. Red Shoe Rebels (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Rampage Jackson vs. Joe Carnahan (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2012 Coma (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Part Two (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Part One (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011 The Grey (executive producer)
 2011 Gettysburg (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Life in a Day (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2010 Nomads (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2010 Unstoppable (producer)
 2010 The Pillars of the Earth (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Illumination (2010) ... (executive producer)
- The Work of Angels (2010) ... (executive producer)
- New Beginnings (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Witchcraft (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Legacy (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2010 The A-Team (producer)
 2010 The Real Robin Hood (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2005-2010 Numb3rs (TV Series) (executive producer - 119 episodes)
- Cause and Effect (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Growin' Up (2010) ... (executive producer)
- And the Winner Is... (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Devil Girl (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Arm in Arms (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2010/I Cyrus (executive producer)
 2010 Welcome to the Rileys (executive producer)
 2009/I Cracks (executive producer)
 2009 The Taking of Pelham 123 (producer)
 2009 Into the Storm (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2009 Tell Tale (producer)
 2008 The Andromeda Strain (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2007 Law Dogs (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2007 The Company (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (executive producer)
 2006 Tristan + Isolde (executive producer)
 2006 Orpheus (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 Domino (producer)
 2005 In Her Shoes (executive producer)
 2004 Man on Fire (producer)
 2002 Ticker (Short) (executive producer)
 2002 Beat the Devil (Short) (executive producer)
 2002 Hostage (Short) (executive producer)
 2002 The Gathering Storm (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 AFP: American Fighter Pilot (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2001 Big Time (executive producer)
 2000 The Last Debate (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2000 Where the Money Is (executive producer)
 1999 RKO 281 (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1997-1999 The Hunger (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Night Bloomer (1999) ... (executive producer)
- The Secret Shih Tan (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Necros (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Menage a Trois (1997) ... (executive producer)
 1998 Clay Pigeons (executive producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

DVD commentary: Man on Fire (2004). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »


Alternate Names:

Anthony Scott

Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Days of Thunder (1990)] The problem was, we started on the movie without a script. Tom [Cruise] was already part of the line-up when I arrived and they said: "Tom can sit behind the wheel of a race car and smoke a cigarette and this movie will make a fortune." And that was the attitude we went in with. Robert Towne would be writing the scenes at night, we would shoot in the morning. It was a ... See more »

Trivia:

Father of twin sons, Frank and Max (born 2000), with Donna W. Scott. See more »

Trademark:

Often casted Denzel Washington and Christopher Walken. See more »

Nickname:

T-Scott

Star Sign:

Cancer

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