Charles Burnett Director

Charles Burnett is a 78 years old director from United States of America from Vicksburg, Mississippi. He was born on April 13, 1944 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.



Charles Burnett is an African-American film director, producer, writer, editor, actor, photographer, and cinematographer. His most popular films include Killer of Sheep, My Brother’s Wedding, To Sleep with Anger, The Glass Shield, and Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation. He has been involved in other types of motion pictures including shorts, documentaries, and a TV series. Considered by the Chicago Tribune as “one of America’s very best filmmakers”, and by the New York Times as “the nation’s least-known great filmmaker and most gifted black dire...
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Is Charles Burnett still alive?

Yes, Charles Burnett is still alive Last check: 1 year ago


Charles Burnett Movies (59)

There are 59 movies of Charles Burnett.

His first feature film was The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011, as Himself). He was 67 when he starred in this movie. Since 2011, he has appeared in 59 feature films. The last one is A Walk with Charles Burnett (2019). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

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Charles Burnett movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Charles Burnett TV Shows (2)

His first TV Show was Independent Lens (1999).

Awards (7)

Awarded National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Screenplay in 1990 , awarded Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay in 1991 , awarded Independent Spirit Award for Best Director in 1991 , awarded MacArthur Fellows Program in 1988 , awarded Academy Honorary Award in 2018 ,


He graduated from Los Angeles City College, University Of California, Los Angeles and UCLA School Of Theater, Film And Television

What is Charles's zodiac sign?

Charles Burnett zodiac sign is aries.

Where does He lives?

He is living in Vicksburg.

When is Burnett's next birthday?

Charles Burnett was born on the , which was a Thursday. He will be turning 79 in only 131 days from today (03 December, 2022).

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