Barry Levinson  

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Barry Levinson (born April 6, 1942 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American satirist, screenwriter, film director, actor, and producer of film and television.

First novel

Levinson published his first novel, Sixty-Six (ISBN 0-7679-1533-X), in 2003. Like several of his films, it is semi-autobiographical and set in Baltimore in the early 1960s.


Levinson also directed the two webisodes of the American Express ads "The Adventures of Seinfeld and Superman."

Romantic life

Levinson married his writing collaborator Valerie Curtin in 1975. They would divorce seven years later. He later married Dianna Rhodes whom he met in Baltimore while filming Diner.

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