Ahmet Zappa Biography

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Quick Facts

Writer, Actor
15 May 1974 AD
42 Years
Taurus    Taurus Men

Los Angeles, California, USA
Frank Zappa
Gail Zappa (née Sloatman)
Dweezil Zappa, Moon Unit Zappa, Diva Zappa
Shana Muldoon (m. 2010), Selma Blair (m. 2004–2006)
Halo Violetta Zappa
$1.5 million

The glamorous world of movies is recognized for its superstars, filmmakers and their multi-million grosser flicks, and many are in the film industry for decades, which is less known, also. Unlike most of the other actors, was also on the monstrous memoirs ‘of a Mighty McFearless’ children’s bestseller proved the importance of these skills as a writer. Ironically, Ahmed them Childhood, because it was dangerous to think of dyslexia during reading books. There were several TV shows through those memorable for your viewers, was the incredible hospitality skills. Right from his childhood, Ahmed is a more unconventional methods. His father was not explore the world all by itself without the intervention of any normal parent. Even with books of their choice, Ahmed apparently told several times that they often choose books with covers that have to be boring or uninteresting to the average human eye. Perhaps, it was the world of glamor Ahmet helped shape its identity may be a reason.

Childhood & Early Life
  • Ahmet was born on 15 May 1974 to Frank Zappa and Gail Zappa at the plush Hollywood hills area of Los Angeles. His original name is Ahmet Emuukha Rodan Zappa. While Ahmet’s father Frank was a world renowned musician, his mother Gail is a businesswoman who manages the Zappa family trust.

  • Ahmet had to deal with dyslexia as a child, and was unable to read or write till the age of 12. Eventually, he dropped out of school, since he found the whole exercise of education to be really stressful.

  • At the tender age of 14, Ahmet hosted the television show ‘2 Hip For TV’. Famous names from the musical world such as ‘Red Hot Chilli Peppers’ and ‘Sparks’ appeared as guests on this show which was aired in 1988.

  • He made his acting debut in 1990 through the comedy drama ‘Pump up the Volume’, where Ahmet essayed the role of Jaime. The movie was not only a box-office disaster, but even failed to help Ahmet get any recognition for his acting abilities.
  • Ahmet first shot to limelight after appearing on the British television comedy show called ‘The Adam and Joe Show’ during the late 1990’s. He was seen in the ‘Vinyl Justice’ segment of this popular television show.

  • In 1998, Ahmet Zappa was seen in the movie ‘Children of The Corn V’. He played the role of Lazlo in this horror flick.

  • Ahmet next acted in the American comedy film ‘Ready to Rumble’. This 2000 flick saw him appear in a blink and miss role of a ‘Cashier’.

  • During the years 2001–2002, Ahmet hosted the Robot Combat show called ‘Robotica’, along with Tanika Ray and Taniya Memme. The show ran a total of 3 seasons, and was aired on TLC, a subsidiary of the Discovery Channel.

  • The year 2006 revealed Ahmet’s writing skills to the world. His debut novel ‘The Monstrous Memoirs of a Mighty McFearless’ was released. The movie adaptation rights of this novel have been apparently bought by Hollywood giants ‘Disney’ and ‘Bruckheimer Films’.

  • The same year it was also announced that Ahmet Zappa was writing the movie adaptation of the hit television show ‘Fraggle Rock’. The movie was to be produced by the production house ‘The Jim Henson Company’. However, no such project has still seen the light of the day.

  • Ahmet has had a long relationship with the famous Hollywood studio ‘Walt Disney’. He was the the mastermind behind ‘Disney Kingdom Comics’, a division of the studio which deals with conversion of graphic novels to movies.

  • Another landmark of Ahmet’s career, and his most recent work was the 2012 film called ‘The Odd Life of Timothy Green’. This American fantasy drama movie was not just based on his idea, but was also co-produced by Ahmet himself.

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