Quentin Jerome Tarantino

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Born: Mar 27, 1963 AD
Currently alive, at 51 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Producers


1963 - Born on the 27th of March in Knoxville, Tennessee.

1992 - Quentin Tarantino took Hollywood by storm with the cult hit Reservoir Dogs.

1993 - Wrote and directed his next feature, Pulp Fiction, which featured three interweaving crime story lines; Tony Scott's big-budget production of True Romance was also released that year.

1994 - He was elevated from a cult figure to a major celebrity. Pulp Fiction won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival that May, beginning the flood of good reviews for the picture.

         - His combination of clever dialogue and brutal violence hit a new peak with Pulp Fiction, which won an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay and revived the career of John Travolta.

 

         - Wrote story for movie "Natural Born Killer"

 

1995 - Began to dabble in acting, appearing with Antonio Banderas in Desperado, and with George Clooney in From Dusk Til Dawn.

1996 - He served as the screenwriter and executive producer for the George Clooney schlock-fest From Dusk Till Dawn, and the following year renewed some of his earlier acclaim as the director and screenwriter of Jackie Brown.

 

1997 - He had a solid, if not spectacular, hit with Jackie Brown, starring Pam Grier.

2003 - He announced that his film, Kill Bill would be released in two parts.

2007 - He teamed with filmmaker Robert Rodriguez for the "double feature" project, Grindhouse.

 


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