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Jan de Bont

Jan de Bont Biography

Director


ABOUT
Director of 1990s action films Speed and Twister and producer of the Steven Spielberg film Minority Report.
BEFORE FAME
He was the cinematographer and cameraman for the Dutch avant-garde director Adriaan Ditvoorst.

FAMILY LIFE
He was married to Dutch actress Monique van de Ven from 1973 until 1988.
ASSOCIATED WITH
His breakthrough hit was 1994's Speed starring Keanu Reeves.
TRIVIA
His remake of The Haunting and his sequel to Speed, Speed 2: Cruise Control, both "earned" him Golden Raspberry nominations for Worst Director.

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