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Eric Roth was born on March 22, 1945 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Forrest Gump (1994) and Munich (2005). He is married to Debra Greenfield. They have five children. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Luck (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (2012) ... (written by)
 2011 Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (screenplay)
 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (screenplay) / (story)
 2007 Lucky You (screenplay) / (story)
 2006 The Good Shepherd (written by)
 2005 Munich (screenplay)
 2001 Ali (screenplay)
 1999 The Insider (written by)
 1998 The Horse Whisperer (screenplay)
 1997 The Postman (screenplay)
 1994 Forrest Gump (screenplay)
 1994 Jane's House (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1993 Mr. Jones (screenplay) / (story)
 1992 The Heights (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes)
- The Transformation (1992) ... (creator)
- Things That Go Bump in the Night (1992) ... (creator)
- Independence Day (1992) ... (creator)
- What Does It Take? (1992) ... (creator)
- Splendor in the Past (1992) ... (creator)
 1988 Memories of Me (written by)
 1987 Suspect
 1981 Wolfen (uncredited)
 1979 The Onion Field (uncredited)
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 (screenplay)
 1975 The Drowning Pool (uncredited)
 1972 The Strangers in 7A (TV Movie) (teleplay)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Wife Debra is a lawyer and bioethicist and Associate Professor at the UCLA Institute for Society & Genetics. See more »

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