Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Another 12 wins & 23 nominations.
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(TV Series) (56 episodes, 2006 - 2009) (written by - 10 episodes, 2006 - 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
(play) / (screenplay)
(play - uncredited) / (written by)
(TV Movie) (written by)
(screenplay - as Richard Weisz)
(TV Short) (written by)
"Three Uses of the Knife: On the Nature and Purpose of Drama" (lectures/essays)
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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There's no such thing as talent; you just have to work hard enough.
Was twice nominated for Broadway's Tony Award for Best Play: in 1984 for "Glengarry Glen Ross," and in 1988 for "Speed-the-Plow.".
Great attention to realistic dialogue, often the actors in his films stutter or even leave a large portion of their lines unsaid.