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Zanuck with her husband in 1990

Lili Fini Zanuck (born April 2, 1954 in Leominster, Massachusetts) is an American film producer and director.

Personal lifeEdit

She was married to Richard D. Zanuck from 1978 until his death in 2012 and friends with Sondra Locke.[1][2]

FilmographyEdit

In 1988, Zanuck and her husband formed The Zanuck Company.[3] The first film they produced was Driving Miss Daisy which went on to win four Academy Awards.[4]

She directed Rush and Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars.[5]

Zanuck has also co-produced a number of films including Mulholland Falls, True Crime and Reign of Fire.[6]

In March 2000, Zanuck co-produced the 72nd Academy Awards with her husband.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Clarke, Donald (28 December 2017). "Eric Clapton opens up – even on his bizarre racist period". The Irish Times. Retrieved 7 January 2018.
  2. ^ Waxman, Sharon (20 November 1997). "Make Her Day". The Washington Post. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  3. ^ Martinez, Michael (14 July 2012). "Oscar-winning producer Richard Zanuck of 'Driving Miss Daisy' dead at 77". CNN. Retrieved 7 January 2018.
  4. ^ Vallance, Tom (18 July 2012). "Richard Zanuck: Film producer responsible for hits including 'Jaws' and 'Driving Miss Daisy'". The Independent. Retrieved 7 January 2018.
  5. ^ "Lili Fini Zanuck: Director says 2017 'wasn't a turning point' for Hollywood". BBC News. 4 January 2018. Retrieved 6 January 2018.
  6. ^ Clarke, Donald (28 December 2017). "Eric Clapton opens up – even on his bizarre racist period". The Irish Times. Retrieved 7 January 2018.
  7. ^ Martinez, Michael (14 July 2012). "Oscar-winning producer Richard Zanuck of 'Driving Miss Daisy' dead at 77". CNN. Retrieved 7 January 2018.