Filmmaker who also won the Oscar for Ideal Adapted Screenplay in 2000 for composing the film Visitors. He was a standout soccer participant in his senior high school, and stated to possess spent a lot of his youngsters addicted to alcoholic beverages and narcotics. He published and aimed the politics thriller Syriana, which also received crucial acclaim. His second wife Minnie Mortimer was the heiress to the typical Oil lot of money and a designer. His film Syriana gained George Clooney the Academy Honor for Best Assisting Actor.