William Friedkin

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William Friedkin
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Friedkin in 2012 at the Deauville American Film Festival
Born August 29, 1935 (1935-08-29) (age 82)
Chicago, Illinois, US
Occupation Director, producer, screenwriter
Years active 1965–present
Spouse(s) Jeanne Moreau (1977–1979)
Lesley-Anne Down (1982–1985)
Kelly Lange (1987–1990)
Sherry Lansing (1991–present)

William Friedkin (born August 29, 1935)[1] is an American movie director, producer and screenwriter. He was best known for directing The French Connection in 1971 and The Exorcist in 1973. He won the Academy Award for Best Director.[2]

Some of his other movie include Sorcerer, Cruising, To Live and Die in L.A., Jade, Rules of Engagement, The Hunted, Bug, and Killer Joe.

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