Nominated for 5 Oscars.
Another 52 wins & 60 nominations.
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Performed uncredited rewrites of the scripts to Stuart Little (1999), Meet the Fockers (2004), and has also written a draft of the adaptation "Henry's List of Wrongs", which has since been scrapped by the studio.
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I personally have had two phases of my filmmaking career. I was here [Berlinale] with Three Kings
(1999) in 1999 and then I decided 'let's make a metaphysical film.' Which did okay. It didn't succeed like I wanted it to. And then I met Darren Aronofsky after he made The Wrestler
(2008). I said 'what happened, you're doing so good.' He said 'I got my head out of my ass.' And that can happen to ...
His father was of Russian Jewish descent and his mother was of Italian ancestry.
Frequently casts Mark Wahlberg