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Frank Marshall

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Also Known As: Died:
Born: September 13, 1946 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Newport Beach, California, USA Profession: Producer ...
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1967:
Became a protege of Peter Bogdanovich whom he met at a birthday party for the daughter of director John Ford (a family friend)
1968:
Worked in various capacities on the set of Bogdanovich's debut feature, "Targets"
1968:
Traveled through Europe post-graduation
1971:
Credited as location manager on Bogdanovich's "The Last Picture Show"
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Became a regular member of Bogdanovich's production team
1972:
Was the location manager for Bogdanovich's "What's Up, Doc?"
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Worked as line producer on Orson Welles' unfinished feature "The Other Side of the Wind"
1973:
Feature debut as an associate producer, "Paper Moon"
1978:
First non-Bogdanovich film, Martin Scorsese's documentary, "The Last Waltz"; served as a line producer
1979:
Executive producing debut, Walter Hill's "The Warriors"
1981:
First collaboration with Steven Spielberg, "Raiders of the Lost Ark"; served as producer and also played a bit role
1982:
Collaborated with Spielberg on "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial" as a production supervisor
1984:
Co-founded Amblin Entertainment with wife, producer Kathleen Kennedy, and Spielberg
1984:
TV writing and directing debut, "The Making of 'Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom'"
1984:
First credit as second unit director, "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom"
1989:
Directed the live-action Roger Rabbit shorts, "Tummy Trouble" and "Roller Coaster Rabbit"
1990:
Feature directing debut, "Arachnophobia"; also co-produced
1991:
Was the production executive for the CBS series, "Back to the Future: The Animated Series"
1991:
Left Amblin Entertainment
1992:
Re-teamed with Bogdanovich, as producer and second unit director, for "Noises Off"
1992:
Formed The Kennedy/Marshall Company with wife, Kathleen Kennedy; signed a three year deal with Paramount Pictures
1993:
First film produed through the newly formed Kennedy/Marshall Company, "Alive"; also directed the film
1995:
Produced and directed "Congo," which is based on the Michael Crichton novel
1998:
Directed one segment of the HBO miniseries, "From the Earth to the Moon"
1999:
Co-produced the M. Night Shyamalan directed, "The Sixth Sense"; earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture
2002:
Executive produced "The Bourne Identity"; was also involved with its two sequels
2003:
Co-produced the Gary Ross directed, "Seabiscuit"; earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Dramatic Picture
2008:
Co-produced "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," starring Brad Pitt and directed by David Fincher; earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture

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