Rick Rosenthal

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Birthday
15, 1949
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
15, 1949 (age 70)
Birthplace
New York

About

Worked as a director on many popular TV series including Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Smallville. He also directed two films in the Halloween horror franchise.

Before Fame

He graduated cum laude from Harvard in 1971.

Trivia

He directed a sequel to Hitchcock's The Birds called The Birds II: Land's End, which he attempted to distance himself from by using the name Alan Smithee.

Family Life

He met actress Nancy Stephens, whom he would eventually marry, while filming Halloween II.

Associated With

His 1983 film Bad Boys helped jumpstart the career of a young Sean Penn.