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Gregory Widen is an American screenwriter and film director.

A student in UCLA's screenwriting program, he sold his script for Highlander while still an undergraduate. Before entering the UCLA program, Widen attended Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, California.

Widen worked as a firefighter for three years. He witnessed a person killed by an explosive backdraft, which became the basis for the screenplay for the movie Backdraft.

In 1995 he wrote and directed the supernatural thriller The Prophecy starring Christopher Walken.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Gregory Widen is an American screenwriter and film director.

A student in UCLA's screenwriting program, he sold his script for Highlander while still an undergraduate. Before entering the UCLA program, Widen attended Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, California.

Widen worked as a firefighter for three years. He witnessed a person killed by an explosive backdraft, which became the basis for the screenplay for the movie Backdraft.

In 1995 he wrote and directed the supernatural thriller The Prophecy starring Christopher Walken.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Gregory Widen licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 12

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2007 Highlander: The Search for VengeanceCharacters
2007 Highlander V: The SourceCharacters
2005 The Prophecy: ForsakenCharacters
2005 The Prophecy: UprisingWriter
1998 The Prophecy IICharacters
1995 The ProphecyScreenplay
1991 BackdraftWriter
1991 Highlander II: The QuickeningCharacters
1988 Weekend WarWriter
1986 HighlanderScreenplay
1900 OtherLifeWriter

Directing

1995 The ProphecyDirector

Production

1998 The Prophecy IIExecutive Producer

Creator

1999 Rescue 77Creator

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