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Birth Name: David Yates
Born: 1963
Birth Place: Merseyside, England, GB

Born on Nov. 30, 1963 and raised in St. Helens, Merseyside, England, Yates and his brother, Andrew, lost their parents when he was very young. From an early age, he was already gravitating towards his future profession, fascinated by the movies of ambitious film directors like David Lean, Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg and Ken Loach, with Spielberg's "Jaws" (1974) and Christian Nyby's "The Thing from Another World" (1951) being two particular favorites. In fact, Yates saw repeated viewings of "Jaws" in the theater, where at least a dozen of his subsequent 35 viewings took place. While at the theater, Yates attempted to gleam insights into the production and story elements, observing the c... Continue Bio >>

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