Roberto Orci

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Roberto Orci
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Orci at WonderCon, February 28, 2009
Born(1973-07-20) July 20, 1973 (age 40)
Mexico City, Mexico
Other namesRobert Orci, Rob Orci, Bob Orci
OccupationWriter, producer
 
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Roberto Orci
Roberto Orci.JPG
Orci at WonderCon, February 28, 2009
Born(1973-07-20) July 20, 1973 (age 40)
Mexico City, Mexico
Other namesRobert Orci, Rob Orci, Bob Orci
OccupationWriter, producer

Roberto Gaston Orci (born July 20, 1973[citation needed]) is a Mexican-American film and television writer and producer.

Life and career[edit]

Orci was born in Mexico City, to a Mexican father and a Cuban mother. His mother Immigrated to the United States with her parents after Fidel Castro came to power.[1] He is the older brother of screenwriter-producer J. R. Orci. He was raised in Canada, Texas, and Los Angeles. He met his longtime friend and collaborator Alex Kurtzman when both were 17-year-old students at Crossroads, a private school in Santa Monica, California. Orci went on to attend The University of Texas at Austin.[2]

Orci's producing credits include Star Trek, The Legend of Zorro, Mission: Impossible III, Transformers, and Cowboys & Aliens. He is the co-creator, along with Alex Kurtzman and J. J. Abrams, of the Fox science-fiction series Fringe, on which he served as consulting producer.[citation needed]

The Hollywood Reporter listed Orci as one of the 50 most powerful Latinos in Hollywood of 2007.[3]

Filmography[edit]

YearFilmCreditNotes
2005The Islandco-writer
The Legend of Zorroco-writer
2006Mission: Impossible IIIco-writer
2007Transformersco-writer
2008Eagle Eyeproducer
2009Watchmenco-writeruncredited script polish[4]
Star Trekco-writer and executive producer
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallenco-writer
The Proposalexecutive producer
2011Cowboys & Aliensco-writer, producer
2012People Like Usco-writer, producer
2013Star Trek Into Darknessco-writer, producer
Now You See Meproducer
Ender's Gameproducer
2014Edge of Tomorrowco-writer[5]
The Amazing Spider-Man 2co-writer, executive producer[6]
2016The Amazing Spider-Man 3co-writer[7]
The Mummyproducer[5]
TBAVan Helsingproducer[5]
TBAVenomco-writer[8]

Television credits[edit]

YearTV ProgramCreditNotes
1997-1998Hercules: The Legendary Journeyswriter, co-executive producer
1999-2000Xena: Warrior Princesswriter, co-executive producer, creative consultant
2000Jack of All Tradeswriter, executive producer
2001-2006Aliaswriter, supervising producer, co-executive producer, executive producer
2004The Secret Serviceco-creator, co-writer, executive producerpilot
2008-2013Fringeco-creator, writer, executive producer, consulting producer
2010–presentTransformers: Primeexecutive producer
2010–presentHawaii Five-0developer, writer, executive producer
2011Locke & Keyco-creator, co-writer, executive producerpilot
Exit Strategyco-creator, co-writer, executive producerpilot
2013Sleepy Hollowco-creator, co-writer, executive producer

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