Nominated for 1 Oscar.
Another 6 wins & 5 nominations.
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(screenplay - segment "Smooth Criminal")
(screenplay) / (story)
Wrote book with Robert Benton for the Broadway musical, "It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Superman" which led to work on the Superman films.
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The first, but not the last, person named David Newman to be nominated for an Academy Award. Composer David Newman (I) was nominated in 1997 for scoring the film "Anastasia" (1997).