Quentin Tarantino


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Birth Name: Quentin Tarantino
Born: 03/27/1963
Birth Place: Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

Born on March 27, 1963 in Knoxville, TN, Tarantino was raised solely by his mother, Connie, a former nurse and health care executive, after his father, Tony, a sometime actor, left the family before his son was born. When Tarantino was two years old, his mother left Knoxville and settled in Torrance, CA. After dropping out of high school in the ninth grade, Tarantino held a succession of odd jobs, including usher at a porn theater, before finding his niche as a clerk at Video Archives in Manhattan Beach, where for five years he engaged customers - including many low-profile industry players - with his passionate rants about film noir, Sonny Chiba and grindhouse movies. It was at Video Archiv... Continue Bio >>


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