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Peter Hedges (II)

Peter Hedges was born on July 6, 1962 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. He is a writer and director, known for What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), About a Boy (2002) and Dan in Real Life (2007). See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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About a Boy
About a Boy Writer
Dan in Real Life
The Good Dinosaur


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 2015 The Good Dinosaur (additional screenplay material by)
 2014-2015 About a Boy (TV Series) (based on the screenplay by - 27 episodes)
- About a Boyfriend (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Cat Party (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Prostitute (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Hook (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Boy Becoming a Man (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
 2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green (screenplay)
 2007 Dan in Real Life (written by)
 2003 Pieces of April (written by)
 2002 About a Boy (screenplay)
 1999 A Map of the World (screenplay)
 1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape (novel "What's Eating Gilbert Grape?") / (screenplay)
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Grew up in West Des Moines, Iowa, and graduated from Valley High School, before attending the North Carolina School of the Arts, where he studied acting and began writing plays. See more »

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