STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,925 this week

Roger Spottiswoode


Roger Spottiswoode was born on January 5, 1945 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is a director and producer, known for 48 Hrs. (1982), The 6th Day (2000) and Shoot to Kill (1988). He was previously married to Holly Palance. See full bio »

Why "Bodyguard" Is Your Next TV Obsession

Richard Madden shares why this was the role for him, and what he swiped from the "Game of Thrones" set.

Watch our interview

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 people
created 12 Dec 2010
 
a list of 26 people
created 04 Sep 2012
 
a list of 668 people
created 02 Jan 2017
 
a list of 372 people
created 06 Dec 2016
 
list image
a list of 607 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Roger Spottiswoode's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

48 Hrs. Writer
(1982)
The 6th Day Director
(2000)
Shoot to Kill Director
(1988)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (33 credits)
 2018 The Beach House (TV Movie)
 2014/II The Journey Home
 2009 Forgiveness and Justice (Documentary)
 2008 The Touch of a Kiss (Short)
 2003 Ice Bound (TV Movie)
 2002 The Matthew Shepard Story (TV Movie)
 2000 The 6th Day
 2000 Noriega: God's Favorite (TV Movie)
 1997 Murder Live! (TV Movie)
 1997 Prince Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1997)
 1995 Hiroshima (TV Movie)
 1994 Mesmer
 1993 And the Band Played On (TV Movie)
 1990 Air America
 1989 Time Flies When You're Alive (TV Movie)
 1989 Third Degree Burn (TV Movie)
 1988 Shoot to Kill
 1987 The Last Innocent Man (TV Movie)
 1983 Under Fire
 1982 Ripley's Believe It or Not! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1982)
 1982 The Renegades (TV Movie)
 1980 Terror Train
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Editor (5 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (5 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (14 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The movies I want to make are not people's priority. Nobody would touch them. They cost a lot of money, and studios no longer finance development, so if I didn't pay for them myself they wouldn't happen.

Trivia:

Uncle of Angus Spottiswoode. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently casts actor 'Richard Masur'.

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed