John Milius is a screenwriter and director who came to prominence in the 1970s, when he was associated with Francis Ford Coppola and the pre-"Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" George Lucas. Born on April 11, 1944 in St. Louis, Missouri, Milius was one of the first movie industry professionals to be a film school graduate, having matriculated at the University of Southern California. In 1967, Milius won first prize at USC School of Cinema-for his student film "Marcello, I'm Bored".
A gun enthusiast, Milius serves as a member of the National Rifle Association's Board of Directors.
Name: John Milius
Known for: Apocalypse Now
BirthDay: 11, Apr ,1944