Knowledge Identifier: +Cameron_Crowe
Bebe Buell - For his film "Almost Famous", music journalist and filmmaker Cameron Crowe developed the groupie character Penny Lane as a composite of a handful of girls he saw backstage in the late 1960s and early 1970s at concerts calling themselves the "Flying Garter Girls"
Cuba Gooding, Jr. - "'Cuba M. Gooding, Jr."' is an American actor who is an Academy Award-winner for his portrayal of Rod Tidwell in Cameron Crowe's 1996 film "Jerry Maguire"
Forest Whitaker - In his first solo onscreen performance of note, he had a small role playing a high school football player in the 1982 film version of Cameron Crowe's coming-of-age teen-retrospective, "Fast Times at Ridgemont High"
Heart (band) - Nancy Wilson made cameo appearances in the films "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" and "The Wild Life" , both written by journalist, screenwriter and director Cameron Crowe, who she married in June 1986
Self Portrait (Bob Dylan album) - Later, Cameron Crowe interviewed Dylan for his liner notes to 1985's "Biograph", a boxed-set retrospective of Dylan's career
Say Anything... - "' is a 1989 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe in his directorial debut
His next project, 1992's "Singles", centered on the romantic tangles among a group of six friends in their twenties in Seattle
Alice in Chains - In 1992, Alice in Chains appeared in the Cameron Crowe film "Singles", performing as a "bar band"
Singles (1992 film) - "'Singles"' is a 1992 American romantic comedy film written, co-produced, and directed by Cameron Crowe
Cuba Gooding, Jr. - In 1996, he was cast as an arrogant football player on the brink of a career-ending injury in Cameron Crowe's "Jerry Maguire"
Also in late 1999, Crowe released his second book, "Conversations with Billy Wilder", a question and answer session with the legendary director
Zooey Deschanel - In 1999, Deschanel made her film debut in "Mumford", followed by her breakout role as young protagonist William Miller's troubled older sister Anita in Cameron Crowe's 2000 semi-autobiographical film "Almost Famous"
Almost Famous - "'Almost Famous"' is a 2000 comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe, telling the coming-of-age story of a teenage journalist writing for "Rolling Stone" magazine while covering a fictitious rock band named Stillwater
Vanilla Sky - "'Vanilla Sky"' is a 2001 American science fiction thriller film directed, written and co-produced by Cameron Crowe
Paul Schneider (actor) - As research for his role as Jesse Baylor in "Elizabethtown", director Cameron Crowe suggested that Schneider tour with the band My Morning Jacket for five days beginning June 1, 2004
Gailard Sartain - His most recent film role was in 2005, in Cameron Crowe's "Elizabethtown"
We Bought a Zoo - In May 2010, Cameron Crowe agreed to direct the 20th Century Fox adaptation of Benjamin Mee's memoir "We Bought a Zoo"
Patrick Fugit - In November 2010, Fugit signed on to Cameron Crowe's adaptation of Benjamin Mee's "We Bought a Zoo", which was released in December 2011
Emma Stone - In July 2012, Stone signed on to star in an untitled love story feature from Academy *award winner Cameron Crowe, for Sony Pictures
Winnie Holzman - In 2014, Showtime gave a pilot order to "Roadies," a behind-the-scenes comedy about people working with a touring rock band that will be created by Cameron Crowe, J.J. Abrams , and Holzman
The film's final title was revealed to be "Aloha" and is scheduled to be released on May 29, 2015 by Sony Pictures
Aloha (film) - "'Aloha"' is a 2015 American romantic comedy-drama film written, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe