Paul Schrader

Film director

1946 –

Who is Paul Schrader?

Paul Joseph Schrader is a U.S. screenwriter, film director, and film critic. Schrader wrote or cowrote screenplays for the Martin Scorsese classics Taxi Driver and Raging Bull and has directed 18 feature films, including his 1982 remake of the horror classic Cat People, and critically acclaimed dramas American Gigolo, Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters, Affliction and Auto Focus, as well as The Canyons.

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Born
Jul 22, 1946
Grand Rapids
Also known as
  • Paul Joseph Schrader
Parents
  • Joan Fisher
  • Charles A. Schrader
Siblings
  • Leonard Schrader
Spouses
  • Mary Beth Hurt
    (1983-08-06 - )
  • Jeannine Oppewall
    (1969 - 1976)
Children
  • Sam Schrader
  • Molly Johanna Schrader
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • Calvin College
Lived in
  • Grand Rapids