• Philip Martin Ready To Break Out With HBO's 'Phil Spector'
• 'The Unit' Season Four & Complete Series On DVD, Blu-ray Sept. 29; Win Them!
• 'The Unit' Season Three Arrives On DVD
• David Mamet Shuns Computers
• Emily Mortimer Studies Rape Victims For Her New Role
More News >>
Born on Nov. 30, 1947 in Chicago, IL, Mamet was raised in a Jewish community on the Southside by his father, Bernard, a labor lawyer, and his mother, Lenore. When he was 11 years old, his parents divorced, leaving him to split time between the two - his mother moved to the more pastoral suburbs, while his father remained in Chicago proper. A partic... Continue Bio >>
View All Pictures >>
Great Film Moments:
View All Great Film Moments >>
Deceptive Practices: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay
Hannibal More Credits >>
Browse More Actors: