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Date of Birth 18 March 1960Austin, Texas, USA
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Steve Kloves was born on March 18, 1960 in Austin, Texas, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011) and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005).

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Attended Fremont High School in Sunnyvale, California.
Before he was hired to write the screenplay for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001), had never even heard of J.K. Rowling's fantasy series.
The Fabulous Baker Boys is one of J.K. Rowling's favorite films.
Says that Hermione Granger is his favorite character to write in the Harry Potter scripts.
Did not adapt "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" into a screenplay, but returned to adapt "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.", Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1" and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2".
According to the DVD extras for Wonder Boys (2000), his last name is pronounced "clovis," not "cloves.".
Directed one Oscar nominated performance: Michelle Pfeiffer in The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989).

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