Robert Lee Zemeckis (born Mey 14, 1952) is an American filmmaker an screenwriter frequently creditit as an innovator in veesual effects. He first came tae public attention in the 1980s as the director o Romancing the Stone (1984) an the science-feection comedy Back to the Future film trilogy, as well as the live-action/animatit comedy Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988). In the 1990s he diversifee'd intae mair dramatic fare, includin 1994's Forrest Gump, for which he wan an Academy Awaird for Best Director. The films he haes directit hae ranged athort a wide variety o genres, for baith adults an faimilies.
Zemeckis at the 2015 Tokyo Internaitional Film Festival.
|Born||Robert Lee Zemeckis|
14 Mey 1952
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Residence||Santa Barbara, Californie, U.S.|
|Alma mater||Varsity o Soothren Californie|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Mary Ellen Trainor (1980–2000; divorced) |
Leslie Harter (2001–present)