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Lists of famous screenwriters, with photographs, biographies and other information when available. Which are the best screenwriters in the game? These include the most famous screenwriters, alive and dead, both in America and abroad. In the following you will find a shortlist of remarkable screenwriters, arranged by popularity and can be categorized by different information, e.g. where these historical screenwriters were originally conceived and what their citizenship is.
Most of the guys on this shortlist come from different nations, but what they all have in all of them is that they are all famous screenwriters. Those guys, like Bob Mould and Simon Amstell, contain pictures if available.
Known as an idol of the silent movie age, he is often associated with his favourite figure, the little Tramp; the man with the..... In 1929 he collapsed into movies as a scriptwriter and written screenplays for many..... Frances Ford Coppola was borne in 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, but was raised in a New York borough in a resourceful, supporting Italian-American background.
Ernest Ingmar Bergman was borne on 14 July 1918 as the descendant of a cleric. Biographically, the movie and television serial The Best Intentions (1992) shows his parents' early marriages. Soendagsbarn' shows a bike trip with his dad. Mel Brooks was borne on June 28, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York.
Producers?; Stanley Kubrick was borne in Manhattan, New York City, by Sadie Gertrude (Perveler) and Jacob Leonard Kubrick, a doctor. Despite his bad marks at secondary schools, Stanley was regarded as smart. A native of Highland Park, Illinois, USA, he began his writing careers in 1957. The two-times Oscar winner is one of the most succesful scriptwriters and scriptwriters in....
Andrew Anderson was borne in 1970. Anderson' s dad was the first man on his pad to own a V.C.R., and from a very early age, Anderson had an endless number of songs at his disposal. Transcendentalist Quentin Jerome Tarantino was borne in Knoxville, Tennessee. He has a New York-based Italian-American acting and performing artist, Tony Tarantino, and his native, Connie (McHugh), is a Tennessee based narc.
ln January from..... Christopher Nolan was borne on 30 July 1970 in London, England and is known for his ceramic, often non-linear narrative style. Education at Kings School, Canterbury and Dulwich..... Working on thirteen screenplays for John Ford. Ruth Gordon persuaded her ocean skipper dad to let her act, so she came to New York to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Since Luis Buñuel was in a small city ( "Calzada de Calatrava") in the poor La Mancha area of Spain, the most famous international film maker in Spain. Joseph Leo Mankiewicz was first working as a sub-title interpreter at Paramount in Berlin, the then UFA US lender (1928), on February 11, 1909 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
The most gifted and famous of the Hollywood 10 movie pros in the story, Dalton Trumbo, the Oscar-winning scriptwriter, was borne in Montrose, Colorado by Orus Trumbo and his family. the son of a small business owner, he went to Manchester Grammar School. François Truffaut, a famous filmmaker from France, began to go to the cinema when he was seven years old.
At the age of 14 he quit college and began to work. At the age of 15 in 1947 he established a movie society and encountered the famous filmmaker André Bazin, who became his protection. Author, stage manager, manufacturer, actor. Nicole was borne in Los Angeles, California, USA, and grew up in the port city of San Pedro. Luis Buñuel, the founder of filmic surrealism and one of the most inventive filmmakers in the story of cinema, received a rigorous Jesuit training (which sown the seed of his passion for his religious and subversionist behavior), and then went to Madrid to take part in the.....
Puzo was borne on 15 October 1920 in Hell's Cooking on the western side of Manhattan (NY). After serving in the Second World War, he went to New York's New School for Social Research and Columbia University. Haggis is the award-winning film maker who was the first scriptwriter to win two Oscars in a row in 2006 - Million Dollar Baby (2004) by Clint Eastwood and L.A. Crash (2004), for which he was direct.
Formerly George Stenius of Sweden descent (his extended home was Stockholm), he was raised in South Bend, IN, and raised in.... From Massapequa, New York to West Hartford, Connecticut, where he went to high schools in 1972. He appeared as a comedian actress in drama at schools and after graduating from Boston University he signed up, but soon.....
Cameron Crowe has written a range of screenplays that were popular with writers but unconventional and hard to sell. Çameron Bruce Crowe was borne in Palm Springs, California, the son of Alice Marie Crowe (née George), a female educator and campaigner, and James A..... Warren Beatty has shown a greater durability in films than any actress of his own age since his first movie, Fever in the Blood (1961).
There are few individuals who have assumed as much responsibility for all stages of film productions as the producers, directors, authors and actors..... Micheleangelo Antonioni was borne in 1912 in a middle-class home and was raised in the middle-class environment of the provincial Italy. In Baltimore, Maryland, Barry Levinson was borne around Violet (Krichinsky) and Irvin Levinson, who worked in furnishings and appliances.
LEVINSBONN completed high-school education in 1960, attending USADC. Featuring an extensive range of animation and dubbing services, Phillip Bradley "Brad" Birds is an US based writer, scriptwriter, animator, executive producers and dubbing artist known for animation and live-action film. Birds was the youngest of four offspring of Marjorie A. (née Cross) and Philip Cullen Birds in Kalispell, Montana.
A native of Keighley, West Yorkshire. Mr. Malsis went to Cross Hills Ermysted's Gymnasium in Skipton, later Sedbergh School in Cumbria. In 1961 Peter Jackson was retired as an only son in a small coastal city in New Zealand. He went to Thomas Downey High School during his later teenage years and was very interested in dragging races.
Frédéric Raphael was baptized Frederic Michael Raphael on August 14, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Since January 17, 1955 he has been remarried to Sylvia Betty Glatt. Later on this was to be mirrored in his novel and script, ".... John Steinbeck was the third of four and the only child of John Ernst and Olive Hamilton Steinbeck.
In 1919 John completed Salinas High School and took grades at Stanford University, which he left in 1925..... Brackett, a native of Saratoga Springs, New York, of Scotish descent, followed in his father's footsteps and completed his legal studies at Harvard University in 1920. Minghella was the descendant of Italian migrants who owned an icemaking plant on the Isle of Wight, where Anthony was borne on January 6, 1954.
Three times Oscar candidate Frank Darabont was borne in 1959 in a 1959 deportation centre in Montbeliard, France, the sons of Hungarians who escaped from Budapest during the unsuccessful war. He is a virtuoso storyteller and a celebrated filmmaker of a few movies, but still good movies. Sheridan was originally from Dublin, Ireland, in 1949 and in 1982 he went to America where he met a man who asked him to run the Irish Arts Center.
He' found an apartment in Hell's Kitchen, New York City..... A major UK film maker, David Lean was in Croydon on 25 March 1908 and grew up in a tough Quaker home (ironically, he was not permitted to go to the cinema as a child). Iron Hughes was in Lansing, Michigan, USA on February 18, 1950 as John Wilden Hughes Jr., known from The Breakfast Club (1985), A Ticket for Two (1987) and Alone with Uncle Buck (1989).
Death on August 6, 2009 in Manhattan, New York..... Willam Todd Field was borne in Pomona, California, and began playing in Portland, Oregon, where he grew up, after finishing high-school graduations. As an aspiring jazzmusician, he jumped over to New York to attend university.
Ronald Harwood was borne in South Africa in 1934 and in 1951 relocated to London to follow a theatre careers. He is a Polanski is a Polanian filmmaker, author, producer as well as acted. Nová Polanski was borne in Paris in 1933. Hampton was in Faial, Açores, Portugal on January 26, 1946 as Christopher James Hampton.
Aronofsky was borne in Brooklyn, New York, on February 12, 1969. Darren went to Harvard University after high School to study movie (both living and animated). For ten years John Logan was a dramatist in Chicago before he wrote his first script "Any Given Sunday". Sorkin was raised in Scarsdale, a New York City borough where he was very active in his high scholastic dramatic and theatre team.
Anderson Wesley Wales was borne in Houston, Texas. As an archeologist, his mom, Texas Ann (Burroughs), has become a realtor, and his dad, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in public relations and public relations. Francis Cameron was in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada, on August 16, 1954. Michael Mann, a pupil at London's International Film School, began his professional life in the later 1970s and wrote for television programmes such as Starsky and Hutch (1975).
In 1979 he made his first movie, the award-winning jail play A Man Fights Alone (1979). Maharit Sorsese was borne on November 17, 1942 in Queens, New York City, the son of Catherine Scorsese (née Cappa) and Charles Scorsese, both of whom worked in Manhattan's clothing area. Their family were both from Palermo, Sicily.
Then he emigrated from Iraq to the United States to visit New York University. Mr. Dustin Lance Black was borne in Sacramento, California, USA, on June 10, 1974. Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt was borne in Berkeley, California, on August 15, 1972 and grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He has a childhood education with his mom, Chris Anne (née Boldt), a primary schoolteacher, and his dad, Timothy Byers Affleck, a divorcee who works as a team.
Mathew Paige Damon was borne on October 8, 1970 in Boston, Massachusetts, by Kent Damon, a broker, real estate agent and accountant, and Nancy Carlsson-Paige, an early learning prof. at Lesley University. Australian songwriter Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds was founded in Warracknabeal, Victoria in 1957 and has successfully recorded a number of hits since then.