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Peter Dexter

Peter Dexter was born in 1943 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA. He is a writer, known for Michael (1996), The Paperboy (2012) and Mulholland Falls (1996). See full bio »
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 2014 God's Pocket (novel)
 2012 The Paperboy (based on the novel by) / (screenplay by)
 2003 Shortcut to Happiness (screen story - as Pete Dexter) / (screenplay - as Pete Dexter)
 1996 Michael (screenplay - as Pete Dexter) / (story - as Pete Dexter)
 1996 Mulholland Falls (screenplay - as Pete Dexter) / (story - as Pete Dexter)
 1995 Wild Bill (book "Deadwood" - as Pete Dexter)
 1991 Rush (screenplay - as Pete Dexter)
 1991 Paris Trout (novel) / (screenplay)
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 1991 The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or a Special

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