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Ed Solomon (I)

Ed Solomon was born on September 15, 1960 in Saratoga, California, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Men in Black (1997), Now You See Me (2013) and Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991). He has been married to Cynthia Cleese since 1995. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2016 Now You See Me 2 (screenplay) (post-production)
  Venom (screenwriter) (announced)
 2013/I Now You See Me (screenplay)
 2009 Imagine That (written by)
 2003/I The In-Laws (screenplay)
 2003 Levity (written by)
 2000 Charlie's Angels (written by)
 2000 What Planet Are You From? (screenplay)
 1999 The Unbelievables (TV Movie)
 1997 Men in Black (screen story) / (screenplay)
 1993 Super Mario Bros. (written by)
 1992 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (TV Series) (based on characters created by - 7 episodes)
- Stand Up Guy (1992) ... (based on characters created by)
- Deja Vu (1992) ... (based on characters created by)
- Destiny Babes (1992) ... (based on characters created by)
- Hunka Hunka Bill and Ted (1992) ... (based on characters created by)
- It's a Totally Wonderful Life (1992) ... (based on characters created by)
 1992 Mom and Dad Save the World (written by)
 1992 Leaving Normal (written by - as Edward Solomon)
 1991 Bill & Ted's Excellent Video Game Adventure (Video Game) (characters)
 1991 Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (characters) / (written by)
 1990 The Dave Thomas Comedy Show (TV Series)
 1987-1989 It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) (written by - 8 episodes)
- Kramer vs. Grant (1989) ... (written by)
- Vegas: Part 1 (1989) ... (written by)
- Goin' Places (1988) ... (written by)
- The Schumakers Go to Hollywood (1987) ... (written by)
- Force Boxman (1987) ... (written by)
 1989 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (written by)
  Laverne & Shirley (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1982 - 1983) (story - 1 episode, 1982)
- The Monastery Show (1983) ... (teleplay)
- Of Mice and Men (1982) ... (teleplay)
- The Playboy Show (1982) ... (story) / (teleplay)
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Was uncredited for writing X-Men (2000)

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | See more »

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Edward Solomon

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We all are preoccupied with our own selves, and our personal struggles become the filter through which we see the world. If you want to relieve some of your own burden, you do so by helping other people relieve theirs.


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