"Roland Emmerich" is a German film director, screenwriter, and producer. His films, most of which are English-language, Hollywood productions, have grossed more than $3 billion worldwide. His films have grossed just over $1 billion in the United States, making him the country's 14th-highest grossing director of all time. He began his work in the film industry by directing the film The Noah's Ark Principle (1984) as part of his university thesis and also co-founded Centropolis Entertainment in 1985 with his sister. He is a collector of art and an active campaigner for the LGBT community, and is coming out/openly gay. He is also a campaigner for awareness of global warming and Human rights/equal rights.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous directors! More Roland Emmerich on Wikipedia.