Steven Zaillian Biography (1953-)

Born January 30, 1953 (some sources cite 1951), in California; son of Jim Zaillian (a radio news reporter, deceased); married; children: two sons. Career: Writer, director, producer, and film editor. Awards, Honors: Academy Award nomination, best adapted screenplay, 1990, for Awakenings; Academy Award, best adapted screenplay, 1993, for Schindler's List..

Writer, director, producer, film editor
Birth Details
January 30, 1953
California, United States

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Marlene SchwarzHobday
Hello. I just wonder if it is possible to contact Steve Zaillian or somehow get a story idea to him. I actually used to live up the street from him as a kid & remember his parents more than him. He, & his profession, came to mind when I was trying to think of a way to tell what I think is an important & interesting story.
I'm not sure if you can even help me out but I don't have any idea how to contact him about this without him thinking I am a crazy fan or something! Any help you can give me will be greatly appreciated.
Thank you for you time,

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