Branching out into action films, Hill and Carpenter wrote the hit Escape from New York starring Kurt Russell, with Carpenter once again directing and Hill producing. The two also worked with Russell on Escape from L.A., with Russell sharing a writing credit with Hill and Carpenter.
Among Hill's additional producing credits are Terry Gilliam's The Fisher King starring Robin Williams and Jeff Bridges, Garry Marshall's short film The Lottery starring Bette Midler and Antonio Banderas' directorial debut Crazy in Alabama.
Hill also maintained a thriving career producing television movies including Confessions of a Sorority Girl, Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman and Reform School Girl.
Debra Hill died in March 2005 prior to the start of filming on The Fog.
Debra Hill Facts
|Birthday||November 10, 1950|
|Birthplace||Haddonfield, New Jersey, USA|
|Date of death||March 7, 2005 (Los Angeles, California, USA, age 54)|