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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 7 July 1962New York City, New York, USA
Nickname Keevie

Mini Bio (1)

Akiva Goldsman was born on July 7, 1962 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for I Am Legend (2007), A Beautiful Mind (2001) and I, Robot (2004).

Trivia (2)

Graduated Wesleyan University 1983.
Akiva Goldsman has been one of the most successful screenwriters in Hollywood history. Since breaking into the business in the early 1990's, Akiva has been a highly in demand script doctor. Among his many uncredited rewrites, revisions and earlier drafts over the years, they include: The Specialist (1994), Charlie's Angels (2000), The Sum of All Fears (2002) for which he wrote an early unused draft , The Recruit (2003), The Rundown (2003), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), The Missing (2003), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005) for which he wrote an early unused draft, Poseidon (2006), and most recently Hancock (2008).

Personal Quotes (2)

Fairy tales don't feel like fairy tales to the people that live them. Cinderella herself was having a pretty terrible time.
The more you work with someone, the better you work together. There is nothing more difficult than learning to work with another person. And nothing more gratifying. So why would you want to abandon that? [on constantly working with Ron Howard and Russell Crowe]

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