Eli Roth


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Eli Raphael Roth was born in Newton, Massachusetts, to Cora (Bialis), a painter, and Sheldon H. Roth, a psychoanalyst, psychiatrist, and clinical professor. His family is Jewish (from Austria, Hungary, Russia, and Poland). He began shooting Super 8 films at the age of eight; after watching Ridley Scott's Alien (1979) and vomiting, and deciding he ... See full bio »

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Cabin Fever Producer
(2002)
(2009)
Grindhouse Producer
(2007)
Hostel Producer
(2005)

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  Corpus Christi (producer) (pre-production)
  Lake Mead (executive producer) / (producer) (post-production)
 2021 The Haunted Museum (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Curse of the Dybbuk Box (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Demon Under the Stairs (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Murder Mirror (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Tribal Statue Terror (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Possessed by Peggy (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2021 Eli Roth Presents: A Ghost Ruined My Life (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- The White Lady (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Invitation To Evil (2021) ... (executive producer)
- War With the Dead (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Hell Hound (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Demon's Curse (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2018-2021 Eli Roth's History of Horror (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 15 episodes)
- Apocalyptic Horror (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Sequels That Don't Suck (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Nine Nightmares (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Chilling Children (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Witches (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2021/II The Other Woman (producer)
 2021 Fin (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2020 Paris Jackson: Let Down (Video short) (executive producer)
 2019/I Haunt (producer - produced by)
 2017 Afterlife (TV Series) (producer - 5 episodes)
- We'll All Be Together Soon (2017) ... (producer)
- Dear Diary (2017) ... (producer)
- Bad Blood (2017) ... (producer)
- I Remember (2017) ... (producer)
- Welcome Home (2017) ... (producer)
 2017 Baywatch (co-producer)
 2016 Two on the Run (Short) (executive producer)
  #15SecondScare (TV Series short) (producer - 13 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Who Wants to Play with the Rabbit? (2016) ... (producer)
- It's Me Jessica (2015) ... (producer)
- Stay Dead (2015) ... (producer)
- Fly (2015) ... (producer)
- Prying Eyes (2015) ... (producer)
 2016 Cabin Fever (executive producer)
 2015-2016 Real Scares (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 15 episodes)
- Paranormal: TJ (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Paranormal: Jean-Pierre (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Dan (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Antonio (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Ari (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 South of Hell (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Take Life Now (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Blood Relations (2015) ... (executive producer)
- I See You (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The One That Got Away (2015) ... (executive producer)
- South of the Border (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Violet (TV Mini Series) (executive producer)
 2015 1 Minute Horror (TV Series) (executive producer - 11 episodes)
- The Elevator (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Cannibal (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The VISITors (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Stalk (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Vandals (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2013-2015 Hemlock Grove (TV Series) (executive producer - 33 episodes)
- Damascus (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Dire Night on the Worm Moon (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Todos Santos (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Pendant (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Boy in the Box (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Chainsaw (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 This Forgotten Day in Fright (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2015 Lab Coats: Life After the Zombie Apocalypse (TV Short) (executive producer)
 2015 The Man with the Iron Fists 2 (Video) (executive producer)
 2015/I Knock Knock (producer)
 2014 Clown (producer)
 2014/XII The Stranger (producer)
 2014 The Green Inferno Survival (Video Game) (producer)
 2013 The Green Inferno (producer)
 2013 The Sacrament (producer)
 2013 The Last Exorcism Part II (producer)
 2012 The Man with the Iron Fists (producer)
 2012 Aftershock (producer)
 2011 Curiosity (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- How Evil Are You? (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 The Last Exorcism (producer)
 2007 Hostel: Part II (producer)
 2007 Grindhouse (producer - fake trailer segment)
 2005 Hostel (producer)
 2005 2001 Maniacs (producer)
 2004 Cabin Fever: Beneath the Skin (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2003 The Rotten Fruit (Video short) (producer)
 2002 Cabin Fever (producer)
 1999 Chowdaheads (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1994 Restaurant Dogs (Short) (producer)
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Other Works:

Provided four separate DVD commentaries for Hostel (2005): the first with Quentin Tarantino, Boaz Yakin and Scott Spiegel; the second with Barbara Nedeljakova, Eythor Gudjonsson, George Folsey Jr. and Harry Jay Knowles; the third with Chris Briggs and Gabriel Roth; the fourth a solo commentary. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

David Kaufbird | Eli R. Roth | Alois von Eichberg

Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Spouse:

Lorenza Izzo  (divorced)

Parents:

Cora Roth | Sheldon Roth

Relatives:

Adam J. Roth (sibling) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I would shoot in the Czech Republic over the States any day. There's no unions here, so the dollar goes a lot farther. You can film with kids without the same kind of strict regulations and hassles you get in the U.S. See more »

Trivia:

He rewrote Death Wish (2018) with Dean Georgaris in three weeks. Bruce Willis and MGM were so happy with the new script the film was then green lit and production began in July, 2017. See more »

Trademark:

He photographs in 2:35 aspect ratio to give his films a 'bigger budget' feel. Roth prefers the widescreen frame, which John Carpenter used in his early films. See more »

Nickname:

Gorilka

Star Sign:

Aries

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