In 1999, he re-teamed with Brad Pitt on Fight Club, based on Chuck Palahniuk's novel. In 2002, he directed Panic Room, starring Jodie Foster, Forest Whitaker, Dwight Yoakum and Jared Leto. In 2007, he directed the critically hailed film Zodiac. The film was named to over 150 ten-best lists, including those of Entertainment Weekly, USA Today and The Washington Post.
His most recent film is The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, which once again re-teamed Fincher with star Brad Pitt. The film also starred Cate Blanchett. The film was nominated for 13 Academy Awards, including for Best Picture and Best Director, and won three (Art Direction, Makeup, and Visual Effects). The film was also honored with five Golden Globe nominations, including Best Picture - Drama and Best Director and won two awards, including Best Director, from the National Board of Review.
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David Fincher Facts
|Birthday||May 10, 1962 (61)|
|Birthplace||Denver, Colorado, USA|
|Awards||2011 Golden Globe Awards: Best Director - Motion Picture (for The Social Network)|
|2011 BAFTA Awards: Best Director (for The Social Network)|
|The Social Network|
|The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo|
|House of Cards: Season 1|