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Fred Schepisi

Fred Schepisi was born on December 26, 1939 in Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Frederic Alan Schepisi. He is a director and producer, known for Roxanne (1987), Six Degrees of Separation (1993) and A Cry in the Dark (1988). He is married to Mary Schepisi. They have one child. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 15 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

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 2005 Empire Falls (TV Mini-Series)
 2001 Last Orders
 1994 I.Q.
 1992 Mr. Baseball
 1987 Roxanne
 1985 Plenty
 1984 Iceman
 1982 Barbarosa
 1973 Libido (segment "Priest, The")
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[on 'The Eye of the Storm'] What I love about Patrick White's writing is that he understands that we are all actors. We don't do it as consciously as he would have us believe. But I wanted you to see the surface person of who these people are, and then explore the cracks. Because it's the cracks that make us who we are. See more »


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Upcoming films? THEKirkLazarus
I am the first one to post on Fred's Messageboard! Ryan99
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'The Adventures Of Wim' bonner100-1
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