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Paul Attanasio


Paul Albert Attanasio (born November 14, 1959) is an American screenwriter. He is a 1981 graduate of Harvard College, where he lived in Currier House, and earned his law degree at Harvard Law School in 1984. Paul is known for Homicide: Life on The Street (1993-1999), Quiz Show (1994), Donnie Brasco (1997) and House M.D. (2004). He is married to ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Donnie Brasco
Donnie Brasco Writer
(1997)
The Sum of All Fears
(2002)
House
House Producer
(2004-2012)
Quiz Show
Quiz Show Writer
(1994)

Filmography

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 2016 Bull (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Necklace (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2013 The Vatican (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2004-2012 House (TV Series) (executive producer - 175 episodes)
- Everybody Dies (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Holding On (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Post Mortem (2012) ... (executive producer)
- The C Word (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Body and Soul (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2004 Century City (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- To Know Her (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Pilot (2004) ... (executive producer)
 2002 R.U.S./H. (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2000 Gideon's Crossing (TV Series) (executive producer)
Show Show Writer (14 credits)
Show Show Self (4 credits)

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In 2001, Paul Attanasio signed on to adapt the Vietnam War set non-fiction book "Spite House" by Monika Jensen-Stevenson, for Oliver Stone to produce and direct at Columbia. He was also hired to doctor the screenplay for the adaptation of the Douglas Preston adventure novel "Riptide", but both projects fell into limbo. See more »

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