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Eric Roth was born on March 22, 1945 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, 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 9 wins & 56 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump Writer
(1994)
Munich
Munich Writer
(2005)
The Insider
The Insider Writer
(1999)

Filmography

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 2017 The Alienist (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2016 Berlin Station (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Oratorio Berlin (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Thomas Shaw (2016) ... (executive producer)
- False Negative (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Proof of Life (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Just Decisions (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2013-2016 House of Cards (TV Series) (executive producer - 52 episodes)
- Chapter 52 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 51 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 50 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 49 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 47 (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2011-2012 Luck (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Unaired Season Two Premiere (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Two Prized Colts Go Head-to-Head (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ace Counters Smythe's Move with His Own (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ace and Claire Tour a Horse Farm (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ace Pitches a Deal (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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As of 2017, Eric Roth has written five films that were nominated for the 'Best Picture' Academy Award: Forrest Gump (1994), The Insider (1999), Munich (2005), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011). "Forrest Gump" won 'Best Picture' and earned him a 'Best Adapted Screenplay' Academy Award. See more »

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