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John Lee Hancock


John Lee Hancock was born on December 15, 1956 in Longview, Texas, USA. He is a writer and director, known for The Blind Side (2009), The Rookie (2002) and Saving Mr. Banks (2013). See full bio »

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4 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

(2009)
The Rookie Director
(2002)
Saving Mr. Banks Director
(2013)

Filmography

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  The American Can (screenplay) (pre-production)
 2020 Chaos Walking (screenplay by) (post-production)
 2012 Snow White and the Huntsman (screenplay)
 2009 The Blind Side (written by)
 2004 The Alamo (written by)
  L.A. Doctors (TV Series) (created by - 24 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (written by - 1 episode, 1998)
- Forty-Eight Minutes (1999) ... (creator)
- Every Picture Tells a Story (1999) ... (creator)
- Que Sera, Sarah (1999) ... (creator)
- O Captain, My Captain (1999) ... (creator)
- The Life Lost in Living (1999) ... (creator)
 1993 A Perfect World (written by)
 1991 Hard Time Romance (written by)
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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

If everyone in Texas made his or her own Alamo, there would be that many different versions of the story. It's like somebody making a movie about my mother: I'd want the facts to be right, but I'd want it to be shiny in some places and dull in others. I'd be protective. I hope everyone who sees the movie will understand that our hearts are in the right place.

Trivia:

Son of John Lee Hancock Sr., who won Baylor University letters in football in 1950 and 1951. Hancock's brother Kevin also lettered four years as a 1981-1984 linebacker for the Bears. See more »

Trademark:

Directs real-life stories (e.g. The Alamo (2004), Saving Mr. Banks (2013), The Founder (2016)). See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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