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(TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes)
TV commercial for American Express (USA) (2006)
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Manoj Night Shyamalan
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on the power of cinema] I once wrote an article about the Nuremburg trial and on the evil of the Nazis. These people were animals. And their faces throughout the trial were like ice, except for the moment when they showed a movie in the courtroom. When the lights went down and they showed the footage of the bodies being pushed into the pits, their expressions changed and they became emotional. ...
Was offered the chance to write and direct new versions of both Spider-Man (circa 2000) and either Superman or Batman (circa 2002), but having already directed a superhero project of his own with Unbreakable
(2000) turned them down.
His characters are often ordinary individuals caught up in extraordinary circumstances