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Trivia

He is of German, Scottish, English, Irish, and Scots-Irish ancestry. His surname, "Linklater", is Scottish.


Quotes

[on Raging Bull (1980)] It made me see movies as a potential outlet for what I was thinking about and hoping to express. At that point, I was an unformed artist. At that moment, something was simmering in me, but "Raging Bull" brought it to a boil.


Trademark

Frequently writes and/or directs movies starring children or teens, e.g., Dazed and Confused (1993), School of Rock (2003), Bad News Bears (2005), _Boyhood (2014)_, and Everybody Wants Some!! (2016).


Nickname

Rick


Star Sign

Leo

Personal Details

Born

Richard Stuart Linklater

Houston, Texas, USA


Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

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