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Michael Francis Moore was born in Flint, Michigan on April 23, 1954, and was raised in its Davison suburb. He is the son of Helen Veronica (Wall), a secretary, and Francis Richard Moore, who worked on an auto assembly line. He has Irish, as well as English and Scottish, ancestry. Moore studied journalism at the University of Michigan-Flint, and also... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 44 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Bowling for Columbine
(2002)
Sicko
Sicko Producer
(2007)
Roger & Me
Roger & Me Producer
(1989)
Fahrenheit 9/11
Fahrenheit 9/11 Producer
(2004)

Filmography

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 2015 Where to Invade Next (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 10%: What Makes a Hero? (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Occupy Los Angeles (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Capitalism: A Love Story (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Slacker Uprising (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Sicko (Documentary) (producer)
 2004 Fahrenheit 9/11 (Documentary) (producer)
 2002 Bowling for Columbine (Documentary) (producer)
 1999-2000 The Awful Truth (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 24 episodes)
- Find Clinton a Job (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Gulf War (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Store the Homeless (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Replacement Mike (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Stop and Frisk Night (2000) ... (executive producer)
 1998 Better Days (TV Series) (producer)
 1997 TV Nation: Volume Two (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 1997 TV Nation: Volume One (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 Canadian Bacon (producer)
 1994 TV Nation (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 1993 Two Mikes Don't Make a Wright (Documentary) (producer - segment "Pets or Meat: The Return to Flint")
 1992 Pets or Meat: The Return to Flint (TV Short documentary) (producer)
 1989 Roger & Me (Documentary) (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Op-Ed Column; "Why Democrats Shouldn't be Scared," Published in USA Today, September 1, 2004 See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 12 Interviews | 78 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the Oscar 2016 boycott] I absolutely support what they are doing, and I will be happy to join them. I thought about this all day, and I don't plan to go to the show, I don't plan to watch it and I don't plan to go to an Oscar party. (...) And I say that as a proud member of the Academy, as someone who still sits on the executive board [of the Documentary Branch], as someone who knows full ... See more »

Trivia:

After the box office failure of Canadian Bacon (1995), a very depressed Moore briefly contemplated early retirement. However, famous producer rep John Pierson and filmmaker Kevin Smith changed Moore's mind and gave him inspiration during Pierson's "Spike, Mike, Slackers and Dykes" book tour. Smith could identify with Moore's grief, having just experienced the box office failure of Mallrats (1995). See more »

Trademark:

Often uses classic film clips and music for juxtaposition See more »

Nickname:

The Big Man

Star Sign:

Taurus

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