Biography

Eric Roth (born 22 March 1945) is an American screenwriter. He won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Forrest Gump (1994). He also co-wrote the screenplay for Michael Mann's The Insider (1999), the Steven Spielberg film Munich (2005), and David Fincher's film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), all of which were nominated for Oscars.

Roth was born in New York City, New York, the son of Miriam "Mimi", a teacher, studio executive, and radio writer, and Leon Roth, a university teacher and film producer. He has a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) from UCLA Film School as well as a degree from University of California, Description above from the Wikipedia article Eric Roth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Eric Roth (born 22 March 1945) is an American screenwriter. He won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Forrest Gump (1994). He also co-wrote the screenplay for Michael Mann's The Insider (1999), the Steven Spielberg film Munich (2005), and David Fincher's film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), all of which were nominated for Oscars.

Roth was born in New York City, New York, the son of Miriam "Mimi", a teacher, studio executive, and radio writer, and Leon Roth, a university teacher and film producer. He has a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) from UCLA Film School as well as a degree from University of California, Description above from the Wikipedia article Eric Roth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 25

Birthday 1945-03-22

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

Killers of the Flower Moon Screenplay
Untitled Good Shepherd Sequel Screenplay
2020 Dune Screenplay
2018 A Star Is Born Screenplay
2015 Ellis Screenplay
2011 Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Screenplay
2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Screenplay
2007 Lucky You Story Screenplay
2006 The Good Shepherd Writer
2005 Munich Screenplay
2001 Ali Screenplay
1999 The Insider Screenplay
1998 The Horse Whisperer Screenplay
1997 The Postman Screenplay
1994 Forrest Gump Screenplay
1993 Mr. Jones Screenplay
1988 Memories of Me Writer
1987 Suspect Screenplay
1979 The Onion Field Screenplay
1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 Screenplay
1975 The Nickel Ride Writer

Acting

2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter (1 episode)
1998 Will & Grace (1 episode)

Production

2018 The Alienist (10 episodes)Executive Producer
2013 House of Cards (26 episodes)Executive Producer

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