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Gary Ross is an American writer, director and actor born November 3rd, 1956 in Los Angeles, California. His father was screenwriter Arthur A. Ross (1920 - 2008). After writing for television series Deadly Nightmares (1983) in 1986, Ross broke through by penning the Tom Hanks hit Big (1988), his first screenplay to be made into a feature film. Ross... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 The Hunger Games (screenplay)
 2008 The Tale of Despereaux (writer)
 2003 Seabiscuit (screenplay)
 1998 Pleasantville (written by)
 1994 Lassie (written by)
 1993 Dave (written by)
 1992 Mr. Baseball (screenplay)
 1988 Big (written by)
 1986 Deadly Nightmares (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Man of Her Dreams (1986) ... (teleplay)
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Family entertainment is really very necessary in our culture. Look how profitable they are. It's almost not discretionary. You need to take your family to the movies. See more »


Has completed writing the script "Sea Biscuit", which he will soon produce and direct. Has completed another script "Dog Years", which is currently on hold. See more »

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