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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 18 October 1955Los Angeles County, California, USA
Birth NameDavid Neil Twohy
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

David Twohy was born on October 18, 1955 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as David Neil Twohy. He is a writer and director, known for The Fugitive (1993), Pitch Black (2000) and The Chronicles of Riddick (2004).

Trivia (5)

Wrote a script for Alien 3 in 1988, but it was rejected.
Back in May of 2000, Fox Studios once inquired for his availability to write and direct "AVP: Alien vs. Predator", but turned down the offer due to scheduling conflicts.
Has acknowledged a film petition that drafts him as writer and director for a possible "Alien vs. Predator 3", and has become a fan favorite to helm the project.
When he appeared as "British Captain" in his own movie "Below," he was directed by his ensemble of actors. They made him do 26 takes of his eight-word performance.
Last name is pronounced TOO-ee.

Personal Quotes (1)

On The Chronicles of Riddick (2004): "We did a lot of talking in this film about the Underverse, and one way of talking about it is the promised land -- that this leader of this new Necromonger faith has found. If you want to look at it more scientifically, scientists have this concept of multiverses -- multiple universes, y'know. The idea is that this 'verse they talk about, this Underverse, is a parallel universe, and the door to that, the portal to that place, has been found by the Lord Marshal. And he is the one guy who has stepped across, and gazed upon its beauty and its power, and taken a little bit of it back with him. So there's much to be plundered there."

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