David Giler (1943–2020)


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David Giler was born on July 23, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a producer and writer, known for Aliens (1986), Alien³ (1992) and Alien: Resurrection (1997). He was married to Nancy Kwan. He died on December 19, 2020 in Bangkok, Thailand. See full bio »

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(age 77) in Bangkok, Thailand

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Aliens Producer
(1986)
Alien³ Producer
(1992)
(1997)
Undisputed Producer
(2002)

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 2017 Alien: Covenant (producer - produced by)
 2012/I Prometheus (producer)
 2007 Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (producer)
 2004 Alien vs. Predator (producer)
 2002 Ritual (producer)
 2002 Undisputed (producer)
 2000 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1997 Alien: Resurrection (producer)
 1997 Perversions of Science (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- People's Choice (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Ultimate Weapon (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Snap Ending (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Panic (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Planely Possible (1997) ... (executive producer)
 1996 Bordello of Blood (executive producer)
 1989-1996 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (executive producer - 93 episodes)
- The Third Pig (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Ear Today... Gone Tomorrow (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Confession (1996) ... (executive producer)
- About Face (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Smoke Wrings (1996) ... (executive producer)
 1995 W.E.I.R.D. World (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (executive producer)
 1993-1994 Tales from the Cryptkeeper (TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Transylvania Express (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Ghost Ship (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Grounds for Horror (1993) ... (executive producer)
- Pleasant Screams (1993) ... (executive producer)
- While the Cat's Away (1993) ... (executive producer)
 1994 Dragstrip Girl (TV Movie) (producer)
 1994 Girls in Prison (TV Movie) (producer)
 1994 Rebel Highway (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Runaway Daughters (1994) ... (producer)
 1994 Roadracers (TV Movie) (producer)
 1992 Alien³ (producer)
 1992 Two-Fisted Tales (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1989 Let It Ride (producer)
 1986 Aliens (executive producer)
 1986 The Money Pit (executive producer)
 1985 Rustlers' Rhapsody (producer)
 1981 Southern Comfort (producer)
 1979 Alien (producer - produced by)
 1970 Myra Breckinridge (producer - uncredited)
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Nancy Kwan  (divorced)
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Co-founder of "Brandywine Productions" with Walter Hill and Gordon Carroll, a film company most famously associated with the 'Alien' series of films. See more »

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