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Screenwriter of the fictional psychological thriller "The 3", as described in Adaptation. (2002). See more trivia »
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On February 11, 2003, "Donald Kaufman" was nominated for a real-life Academy Award, along with the real Charlie Kaufman, for the screenplay of Adaptation (2002). This is the first time in Oscar history that a nomination has been bestowed upon a fictional human being. See more »

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