Richard D. Zanuck

Richard Zanuck, producer who gave Spielberg his big break, dies at 77
Dec 17, 2012

Richard D. Zanuck, the legendary producer who fought to make Steven Spielberg the director of Jaws and shepherded Tim Burton through one of the most profitable phases of his career, passed away Friday after suffering a heart attack at his home in Los Angeles. He was 77.

George Lucas the Thomas Edison of our time? Says who?
Dec 14, 2012

Alice in Wonderland producer Richard D. Zanuck compared the creator of Star Wars to the inventor who gave us the light bulb.