Steven Zaillian


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Steven Zaillian was born on January 30, 1953 in Fresno, California, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993), A Civil Action (1998) and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011). He is married to Elizabeth Zaillian. They have two children. See full bio »

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Searching for Bobby Fischer
Sun, Aug 07 5:00 PM PDT on RETRO (622)
Searching for Bobby Fischer
Fri, Aug 12 4:39 AM PDT on RETRO (622)

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 47 wins & 98 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

(1998)
Moneyball Writer
(2011)

Filmography

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 2019 The Irishman (screenplay by)
  The Night Of (TV Mini Series) (created by - 8 episodes, 2016) (teleplay by - 4 episodes, 2016)
- The Call of the Wild (2016) ... (creator) / (teleplay by)
- Ordinary Death (2016) ... (creator) / (teleplay by)
- Samson and Delilah (2016) ... (creator) / (teleplay by)
- The Season of the Witch (2016) ... (creator) / (teleplay by)
- The Art of War (2016) ... (creator)
 2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings (written by)
 2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (screenplay by)
 2011 Moneyball (screenplay)
 2007 American Gangster (written by)
 2006 All the King's Men (screenplay)
 2005 The Interpreter (screenplay)
 2002 Gangs of New York (screenplay)
 2001 Hannibal (screenplay by)
 1998 A Civil Action (screenplay)
 1996 Mission: Impossible (story)
 1994 Clear and Present Danger (screenplay by)
 1993 Schindler's List (screenplay)
 1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer (screenplay)
 1993 Jack the Bear (screenplay)
 1990 Awakenings (screenplay)
 1985 The Falcon and The Snowman (screenplay by)
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Alternate Names:

Steve Zaillian | Steve Zalian

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

Spouse:

Elizabeth Zaillian  (2 children)

Children:

Zaillian, Anthony James | See more »

Parents:

Zaillian, Jim | Zaillian, Vina | Charles Zaillian

Relatives:

Zaillian, Marcia Ann (sibling)
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I'm not one of those people who writes long soliloquies. See more »

Trivia:

Father with wife Elizabeth of Charles Zaillian and Nicholas Zaillian. See more »

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