Knowledge Identifier: +Ang_Lee
Born in 1954.
Countries: United States (50%), (12%), United Kingdom (11%)
Linked to: Tisch School of the Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Director
Lee lives in Larchmont, in Westchester County, New York, with his wife Jane Lin, a microbiologist, whom he married in 1983
Daniel Woodrell - Woodrell's second novel, "Woe to Live On" , was adapted for the 1999 film "Ride with the Devil", directed by Ang Lee
The Ice Storm (film) - Schamus brought the book to Ang Lee, who was the first and only contender for the book, and with whom Schamus and partner Ted Hope had already made four films, including "The Wedding Banquet" in 1993
Elijah Wood - In 1995, Wood was in the video for The Cranberries "Ridiculous Thoughts", played the lead role in "Flipper", and was in Ang Lee's "The Ice Storm"
Katie Holmes - An audition tape was sent to the casting director for the 1997 film "The Ice Storm", directed by Ang Lee
Tobey Maguire - As part of his recovery from alcohol and learning to deal with his self-described "addictive and compulsive nature", Maguire changed his career path slightly in order to obtain roles where he and DiCaprio would not always be in competition for the same part, and the move paid off when he got the role of Paul Hood, a teenage boarding school student whose narration anchors the action in Ang Lee's 1997 film, "The Ice Storm
Jim Walrod - For Ang Lee's 1997 film "The Ice Storm", Walrod consulted on the period 1970s furniture and interiors
Simon Baker - In 1998 he starred in a small, independent film by filmmaker Stephen Grynberg titled "Love from Ground Zero", and in 1999 appeared in Ang Lee's "Ride with the Devil"
Wang Dulu - Li Danquan met film director Ang Lee during the shooting of "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" in 1999
Golden Lion - Ang Lee won the Golden Lion twice within three years during the 2000s, once for an American film and once for a Chinese-language film
Wang Dulu - Ang Lee's 2000 film "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon", includes episodes and information from some of the other books in the series, apart from the novel which shares the same title as the film
Cheng Pei-pei - In 2000, she returned to international attention with her role as Jade Fox in Ang Lee's "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon"
Wang Dulu - Wang is best known for his work, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon", that was adapted into a successful feature film of the same title by film director Ang Lee in 2000
Hulk (comics) - The 2003 Ang Lee directed "Hulk" film saw discussion of the character's appeal to Asian Americans
Brokeback Mountain - "'Brokeback Mountain"' is a 2005 American epic romantic drama film directed by Ang Lee
Ennis Del Mar - "'Ennis del Mar"' is the fictional main character of the short story "Brokeback Mountain" by Annie Proulx and the 2005 Academy Award-winning film adaptation of the same name directed by Ang Lee
Lee was chosen as president of the jury for the 2009 edition of the Venice Film Festival that took place from September 2 to 12, 2009
Demetri Martin - Prior to completing work on his second season, Martin starred in the comedy-drama film "Taking Woodstock" , directed by Ang Lee, which premiered at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival
Jafar Panahi - American film directors Paul Thomas Anderson, Joel & Ethan Coen, Francis Ford Coppola, Jonathan Demme, Robert De Niro, Curtis Hanson, Jim Jarmusch, Ang Lee, Richard_Linklater, Terrence Malick, Michael Moore, Robert Redford, Martin Scorsese, James Schamus, Paul Schrader, Steven Soderbergh, Steven Spielberg, Oliver Stone and Frederick Wiseman signed a letter on 30 April 2010 urging Panahi's release
The movie made its commercial premiere during the Thanksgiving weekend of 2012 in the US and worldwide and became a highly critical and box office success
A Touch of Zen - Both the Blu-ray and DVD include the 2012 documentary about King Hu, new interviews with the actors Hsu Feng and Shih Chun, filmmaker Ang Lee, and film scholar Tony Rayns, the theatrical 4K re-release trailer, and newly translated English subtitles, as well as a leaflet containing a new essay by film critic and theorist David Bordwell and King Hu's notes from the 1975 Cannes Film Festival
In 2013 he was selected as a member of the main competition jury at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival
Ride with the Devil (film) - In 2013, the film was the subject of an essay in a collection of scholarly essays on Ang Lee's films, "The Philosophy of Ang Lee."
Sense and Sensibility (film) - Tim Squyres edited the film, his fourth collaboration with Ang Lee. He reflected in 2013 abut the editing process,
Vin Diesel - In 2016, he is set to appear in Ang Lee's wartime drama "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" in a supporting role
The film is set to star Will Smith in the lead role with a release date set for 4 October 2019
Will Smith - Smith will appear as an assassin who faces off against himself, a clone who is younger and in his prime in Ang Lee's "Gemini Man", scheduled for release on October 4, 2019