Zack Snyder


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Zachary Edward "Zack" Snyder (born March 1, 1966) is an American film director, film producer, and screenwriter, best known for action and science fiction films. Snyder made his feature film debut with the 2004 remake Dawn of the Dead and has gone on to be known for his comic book movies and superhero films, including 300 (2007), Watchmen (2009), ... See full bio »

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Zack Snyder's Unique Direction for 'Justice League'

Co-writer/director Zack Snyder and producer Deborah Snyder explain how this new version of Justice League restores Ray Fisher's Cyborg as the emotional heart of the film and what it would mean for the filmmaker to finally watch Warner Bros.' theatrical cut of the 2017 film.

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Known For

300 Director
(2006)
Wonder Woman Producer
(2017)
Watchmen Director
(2009)
Man of Steel Director
(2013)

Filmography

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 2021 Army of the Dead (directed by) (completed)
 2017 Justice League (directed by)
 2017 Snow Steam Iron (Short)
 2013 Superman 75 (TV Short documentary)
 2013 Man of Steel
 2011 Sucker Punch (directed by)
 2009 Watchmen
 2006 300
 2000 Morrissey: ¡Oye Esteban! (Video) (video "Tomorrow")
 1995 Rod Stewart: Leave Virginia Alone (Video short)
 1994 ZZ Top: World of Swirl (Video short)
 1992 Soul Asylum: Somebody to Shove (Video short)
 1992 Morrissey: Tomorrow (Video short)
 1992 Peter Murphy: You're So Close (Video short)
 1990 Playground (Video documentary short)
 1989 Lizzy Borden: Love Is a Crime (Video short)
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Other Works:

: Directed music video "Round of Blues" for Shawn Colvin. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on presenting his male protagonists with superhuman physiques] I have always been influenced by the fantasy art of Frank Frazetta and obsessed with the potential of humanity's physicality. See more »

Trivia:

Studied visual art at Heatherlys School of Fine Art in Chelsea, London. See more »

Trademark:

Movies have very high body counts, sometimes accompanied with widespread metropolitan destruction (Watchmen, Man of Steel). '300' alone has an estimated body count of 585. See more »

Nickname:

The Wizard

Star Sign:

Pisces

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