Taylor Hackford

American film director, and president of the Directors Guild of America

Taylor Edwin Hackford (born December 31, 1944) is an American movie director. He was president of the Directors Guild of America. He won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for Teenage Father (1979). He is known for directing An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) and Ray (2004).[1]

Taylor Hackford
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Hackford in January 2013
Born
Taylor Edwin Hackford

(1944-12-31) December 31, 1944 (age 77)
OccupationFilm director
Years active1971–present
Spouse(s)
Children2

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Taylor Hackford Biography (1944?-)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved 2013-02-28.