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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 18 August 1970New York City, New York, USA
Birth NameDavid Rodriguez
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

David, the youngest of four siblings was born in New York City to Milagros and J.B. "David" Rodriguez, a U.S. Army Korean War veteran and plastics engineer. Shortly thereafter, his family moved to Long Island and unlike most young men in his new neighborhood, David spent his formative years at the historic New York Military Academy.

After spending some years as a corrections and law enforcement officer, in 2003, David took the leap into the entertainment business pursuing his life-long ambition of becoming a director.

Since 2004, David has worked steadily as a writer, director and producer, based in Los Angeles, CA and is a member of the Director's Guild of America.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous

Trivia (9)

His largest directorial influences are Martin Scorsese and Steven Soderbergh.
His favorite movie is The Godfather: Part II (1974).
Brought together for the first time, actor's Chazz Palminteri and Paul Sorvino in his film Once Upon a Time in Queens (2013).
Is close friends and frequently works with Paul Ben-Victor.
Never attended film school but credits his oldest sister Janet for inspiring him to become a filmmaker at a very young age.
Wrote and directed Anytown (2009) after being moved by the online Nick Berg beheading video.
In early 2004, lived in a run down NYC hotel while trying to find financing for his first feature Push (2006).
Is a former South Florida corrections and law enforcement officer.
His father was a decorated Korean War combat veteran who served in the US Army.

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