Barry Levinson

American screenwriter, film director, actor, and producer

Barry Levinson (born April 6, 1942) is an American screenwriter, Academy Award winning movie director, actor, and producer of movie and television. His most famous movies are Diner, The Natural, Good Morning, Vietnam, Rain Man, Bugsy, and Wag the Dog.[1][2][3]

Barry Levinson
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Levinson at the 2009 premiere of Poliwood
Born (1942-04-06) April 6, 1942 (age 78)
EducationAmerican University
OccupationDirector, screenwriter, producer, actor
Years active1970–present
Spouse(s)Valerie Curtin (m. 1975–1982)
Diana Rhodes
(m. 1983–present; 2 children)


  1. Erickson, Hal. "Barry Levinson". Rovi / All Movie Guide via The New York Times. Retrieved May 30, 2013. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  2. New York Times
  3. Barnes, Brooks (December 14, 2009). "Al Pacino, Barry Levinson and Buck Henry Team Up on a Roth Tale". New York Times.

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