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Attended Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Illinois, graduating in 1994. Graduated from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. in 1999. Majored in English. Shortly after graduating from Georgetown University, Jonathan Nolan served as a production assistant on Memento (2000). Wrote the short story, "Memento Mori", on which the film Memento (2000) is ... See full bio »

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The Dark Knight
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 2006 The Prestige (screenplay)
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