- Name: Barry Levinson
- Born: 04/06/1942 (79 years old)
- Occupation: Director, screenwriter, producer, actor
- Known for: Diner, The Natural, Good Morning, Vietnam, Rain Man, Bugsy, Wag the Dog
Barry Levinson (born April 6, 1942) is an American filmmaker, screenwriter, and actor. Levinson’s best-known works are mid-budget comedy-drama and drama films such as Diner (1982); The Natural (1984); Good Morning, Vietnam (1987); Bugsy (1991); and Wag the Dog (1997). He won the Academy Award for Best Director for Rain Man (1988), which also won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
School: American University
Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Barry Levinson quotes :
All I try to do is create an atmosphere that seems comfortable enough, that it removes tension and everyone feels free. If they feel free then behaviour happens, small moments happen and that's what ultimately works the best for me.Barry Levinson