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Nik Cohn

Nik Cohn was born in 1946 in London, England. He is a writer, known for Saturday Night Fever (1977), Staying Alive (1983) and Go Go Go Said the Bird (1966). See full bio »

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Known For

Saturday Night Fever
Staying Alive
Staying Alive Writer
All You Need Is Love


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 1983 Staying Alive (characters)
 1977 Saturday Night Fever (story "Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night")
 1977 All You Need Is Love (TV Series documentary) (script - 2 episodes)
- Making Moonshine: Country Music (1977) ... (script)
- Good Times: Rhythm and Blues (1977) ... (script)
 1966 Go Go Go Said the Bird (TV Movie documentary)
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 2008 One Bad Cat: The Reverend Albert Wagner Story (Documentary)
 2001 Walk on By: The Story of Popular Song (TV Series documentary)
- Atlantic Crossing (2001) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Book (with Guy Peellaert): "Rock Dreams" See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Did You Know?


Was paid $90,000 for the movie rights to his 1976 "New York" magazine article, "Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night", about how the disco craze affected Italian-American teenagers in the working-class section of Brooklyn. It was eventually made into the movie Saturday Night Fever (1977). See more »

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