(1984) Stage: Directed "The Real Thing" on Broadway
. Written by Tom Stoppard
. Won Tony Award
for Best Director.
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5' 11" (1.80 m)
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[Part of 2005 Tony Award
acceptance speech] "God, my head is totally empty. I had a thing I was going to say, and I have forgot it, because I had given up so long ago. But the first thing to say is thank you. To the other members of my category, my friends Jack and James and Bartlett, I guess you are thinking age before beauty...
Received the first $1,000,000 director salary for
. When percentages were figured in, Nihols became the first director to earn $1,000,000 from a single film with "The Graduate.".
Often includes extremely long starting and/or ending shots taken from high in the air, for example
Angels in America