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David Franzoni (II)

David Franzoni grew up in Vermont, attended the University of Vermont where he studied geology and paleontology and was a partner in a commercial film company. After attending a semester of graduate school, David dropped out, went to Berlin where he bought a motorcycle. He traveled eastern and western Europe, Turkey and Cyprus before driving his ... See full bio »

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 2004 King Arthur (written by)
 2000 Gladiator (screenplay) / (story)
 1997 Amistad (written by)
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash (screenplay - as David H. Franzoni) / (story - as David H. Franzoni)
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  Red Flag (TV Movie) (pre-production)
 1992 Citizen Cohn (TV Movie) (written by)
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 2015 Black and White Stripes: The Juventus Story (Documentary) (executive producer) (completed)
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 2000 Gladiator (producer)
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 2005 King Arthur: A Roundtable Discussion (Video documentary short)
 2005 Strength and Honor: Creating the World of 'Gladiator' (Video documentary)
 2004 Blood on the Land: The Making of a King (Video documentary short)
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 2002 Hollywood History (TV Series documentary)
- Epic (2002) ... Himself
 2001 The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Picture
 1993 The 45th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or a Special

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David H. Franzoni

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Is working for Jerry Bruckheimer on an epic screenplay about King Arthur. Michael Bay may direct.

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