British actor Ed Speleers (b. 1988) played the title role in the 2006 dragon epic and blockbuster “Eragon” […]
"The French Connection"  was turned down twice by literally every studio in town. Then Richard D. Zanuck, who was running 20th Century Fox, said to me, 'Look, I've got a million and a half bucks tucked away in a drawer here. If you can do this picture for that, go ahead.'
Film director William Friedkin