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Anthony David Scott
21 June 1944
North Shields, England, United Kingdom
|Died||19 August 2012
San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, United States
|Resting place||Hollywood Forever Cemetery|
|Occupation||Movie director & producer|
(m. 1967–1974, divorced)
(m. 1986–1987, divorced)
Donna W. Wilson
(m. 1994–2012; his death)
Scott was born in North Shields, the son of Elizabeth and Colonel Francis Percy Scott. Scott was educated at the Royal College of Art and at the University of Sunderland.
His movies include The Hunger, Top Gun, Beverly Hills Cop II, The Last Boy Scout, True Romance, Crimson Tide, Enemy of the State, Spy Game, Man on Fire, Déjà Vu, The Taking of Pelham 123 and Unstoppable. In 2010, the Scott brothers produced The A-Team of the television series. Scott's film, Unstoppable, again starring Washington (with Chris Pine), the movie was released in November 2010.
Scott was married to Gerry Scott from 1967 until they divorced 1974. Second he married 1986 until they divorced in 1987. Lastly he married Donna W. Scott from 1994 until his death in 2012. He had 2 children.
He died on 19 August 2012 in the Los Angeles, port district of Los Angeles, California. A memorial service was held and celebrities also attended; Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Eddie Murphy, Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Elijah Wood, Dane Cook, Dwayne Johnson, Stephen Fry, Peter Fonda, and Keira Knightley where some that attended the memorial service.
|Actor||Top Gun||Revenge||Days of Thunder||The Last Boy Scout||True Romance||Crimson Tide||The Fan||Enemy of the State||Spy Game||Man on Fire||Domino||Déjà Vu||The Taking of Pelham 123||Unstoppable||Total|
|Lillo Brancato, Jr.||2|
Images for kids
Scott jumped off the Vincent Thomas Bridge
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