- 20 Jun 1966
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Boaz Yakin (born June 20, 1966 ) is an American screenwriter and film director based in New York City. Yakin studied filmmaking at New York City College and New York University. He is currently writing the screenplay for Conan the Barbarian. Description above from the Wikipedia article Boaz Yakin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.