Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Another 8 wins & 8 nominations.
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(TV Series) (2 episodes, 1988) (writer - 3 episodes, 1988)
(TV Series) (85 episodes, 1976 - 1980) (created and written by - 1 episode, 1976)
(stage play adaptation - as Jay Allen)
(screenplay by - as Jay Allen)
(TV Series) (2 episodes)
She adapted Muriel Spark's novel, "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie," at the Wyndham's Theatre in London, England with Vanessa Redgrave, Olivia Hussey, Dorothy Reynolds, Andrew Crawford, and William Squire in the cast. Peter Wood was director.
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I get up, and I write and I write, until I have to go to sleep; then I get up, eat something, then go back to work. I do a script very fast, because I don't stop. All day. All night, until I'm too sleepy.
Member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (Writers Branch)