Name: Kathryn Bigelow
Birth Name: 
Kathryn Ann Bigelow
Birth Date: 
November 27, 1951
Birth Place: 
San Carlos, California
Film Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Television Director
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 855

Kathryn Bigelow Defends “Zero Dark Thirty’s” Torture Scenes

Posted Wednesday January 16, 2013 12:58 PM GMT

She has caused quite a stir with her latest flick “Zero Dark Thirty,” and director Kathryn Bigelow stands behind her decision to include controversial torture scenes in the plotline.

In a new essay for the Los Angeles Times, the Oscar winner defended the continuity of the movie, especially given that there’s so much disagreement on how the information regarding Osama bin Laden was acquired.


Kathryn Bigelow's Osama bin Laden Movie Plans

Posted Tuesday May 3, 2011 11:36 AM GMT

Jumping on an astronomical opportunity, Kathryn Bigelow is working on a film about the Navy SEAL team who killed Osama Bin Laden.

The award-winning director and her “Hurt Locker” screenwriter, Mark Boal, have been planning a movie about the search for the Al-Qaeda leader for awhile now.