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16 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
21 Interviews |
30 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Thomas Colchart | Francis Coppola | Mom & Dad | Dada | Dad | Francis
5' 11¾" (1.82 m)
Did You Know?
Anything you build on a large scale or with intense passion invites chaos.
Was in the early stages of developing a script for a fourth Godfather film with Mario Puzo
which was to tell the story of the early lives of Sonny, Fredo and Michael. After Puzo's death in July of 1999, Coppola abandoned the project, stating that he couldn't do it without his friend.
Often casts his own real-life extended family members in his films. In the case of the Godfather films, their characters' relationships to "Michael Corleone" often paralleled their real-life relationship to Coppola. He cast his sister, Talia Shire
, as Michael's sister Connie, and his daughter, Sofia Coppola
, as Michael's daughter Mary - named for Coppola's other daughter. In addition, Diane Keaton