- Name: Jonathan Demme
- Born: 02/22/1944
- Died: 04/26/2017 (73 years old)
- Occupation: Film director, film producer, screenwriter
Robert Jonathan Demme (// DEM-ee; February 22, 1944– April 26, 2017) was an American director, producer, and screenwriter of film and television who earned widespread acclaim.
Birth Name: Robert Jonathan Demme
Notable Works: Melvin and Howard, Something Wild, Married to the Mob, The Silence of the Lambs, Philadelphia, Rachel Getting Married
Awards: Academy Award for Best Director, The Silence of the Lambs
School: University of Florida
Alias: Robert Jonathan Demme
Birth Place: Baldwin, Nassau County, New York, U.S.
Death Place: Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Jonathan Demme quotes :
I had very strong feelings, so the chance to make a film that deals in an imaginative way with stuff you care tremendously about is a real high. It's a really amazing thing to be able to do.Jonathan Demme