Prolific Italian screenwriter and poet Tonino Guerra, who was nominated for three Oscars and worked with many top Italian and international film directors, including Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico…
Writer Tony Geiss, who helped "Sesame Street" win 22 daytime Emmys for scriptwriting and songwriting by means of the words he put in the mouths of Kermit the Frog, Big Bird and Elmo, died on Jan. 21…
Once upon a time, screenwriting was a labor-intensive vocation. And that labor was hardly confined to the age-old challenges of storytelling.
"Twilight" screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg plans to adapt an edgy female Marvel character for her next TV project.
Michael Mann has found his next crime story to adapt, enlisting Sheldon Turner to pen "Big Tuna," a biopic of Chicago mob boss Tony Accardo and Sam Giancana, the protege that replaced him.
"I never set out to write comedies," says Michelle Morgan. "Sometimes, you just end up being funny without even trying, because it's just how you see the world."
It's not easy to get noticed if you're working in a genre as well-mined as romantic comedy. But the usual barriers to recognition haven't really applied to Kelly Fremon. With just two feature-length…
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Screenwriter Ring Lardner Jr., a two-time Oscar winner who had been the last surviving member of the blacklisted Hollywood Ten, died of cancer Tuesday night at his Manhattan apartment. He was 85.
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