Robert Zemeckis

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Robert Zemeckis

Guest
Robert Zemeckis

Robert Zemeckis won an Academy Award, a Golden Globe and a Director’s Guild of American Award for best director for “Forrest Gump” and re-teamed with Hanks on “Cast Away.” Earlier in his career, Zemeckis co-wrote with Bob Gale and directed “Back to the Future,” and then went on to helm “Back to the Future Part II” and “Back to the Future Part III.” In addition, he directed and produced “Contact”; and “Death Becomes Her.” He also wrote and directed the box office smash “Who Framed Roger Rabbit”; directed “Romancing the Stone”; and co-wrote with Gale and directed the comedies “Used Cars “and “I Wanna Hold Your Hand.” Zemeckis also produced “House on Haunted Hill,” and executive produced such films as “The Frighteners,” “The Public Eye” and “Trespass,” which he also co-wrote with Gale. He and Gale previously wrote “1941,” which began Zemeckis’s association with Steven Spielberg.