Sir Alan William Parker CBE (14 February 1944 – 31 July 2020) was an English filmmaker. His early career, beginning in his late teens, was spent as a copywriter and director of television advertisements. After about ten years of filming adverts, many of which won awards for creativity, he began screenwriting and directing films.
Alan Parker (musician) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Alan Frederick Parker (born 26 August 1944) is a British guitarist and composer. Parker was born in Matlock, Derbyshire, and was trained by Julian Bream at London’s Royal Academy of Music.
Alan Parker From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir Alan William Parker, CBE (14 February 1944 – 31 July 2020) was a British movie director from Islington, London. One of his best known movies is Bugsy Malone (1975).
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Alan M. Parker is a British billionaire businessman.
Alan M. Parker was born into a modest family in Rhodesia, the son of a British colonial civil servant.
Parker trained as an accountant, and worked for the Hong Kong-based DFS Group. He became DFS's third largest shareholder, and in 1997 when it was taken over by LVMH, Parker received about $840m for his 20% stake. Parker also made money investing in hedge funds and high technology. As of 2014, Parker is living in Geneva, Switzerland and has a net worth of £2.34 billion.
Parker is known for his philanthropy through his Oak Foundation, which spends $200 million yearly on projects including humanitarian help in Africa, medical research, victims of torture, ecology and journalism. His wife Jette sponsors The Royal Opera's Jette Parker Young Artists Programme.
He is married to Jette Parker, and they have three children, Caroline, Natalie and Kristian.
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Alan Parker Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre. Sir Alan William Parker CBE (Islington, 14 de fevereiro de 1944 – Londres, 31 de julho de 2020) foi um cineasta britânico. Foi também membro fundador do Director's Guild of Great Britain.
Sir Alan William Parker, CBE (lahir 14 Februari 1944 – meninggal 31 Juli 2020 pada umur 76 tahun) adalah seorang sutradara, produser dan penulis naskah asal Inggris. Pada awal karier Parker, bermula pada masa remajanya, ia menjadi penulis salinan dan sutradara dari iklan-iklan televisi.
Director Alan Parker received the script after the release of his previous film Midnight Express (1978). He met with De Silva in Manhattan, New York, where the two agreed that Parker would draft his own script, with Gore receiving sole screenwriting credit. Parker also enlisted his colleague Alan Marshall as a producer.
C. Allen Parker (born February 17, 1955) is an American business executive and attorney. He was the senior executive vice president and general counsel of Wells Fargo, and also served as its interim CEO and president.
Following the release of Evita (1976), a sung-through concept album by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber detailing the life of Eva Perón, director Alan Parker met with their manager David Land, asking if Rice and Lloyd Webber had thought of making a film version.