October 12, 1945
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Occupation||Film director, film producer, screenwriter|
Robert Boris (October 12, 1945) is an American screenwriter, film producer and director.
Boris was nicknamed Double B by film producer Elliott Kastner.
Boris won the WGA Award for Original/Adapted Multi-Part Long Form Series for Blood Feud in 1984.
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