Nominated for 5 Oscars.
Another 52 wins & 55 nominations.
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Performed uncredited rewrites of the scripts to Stuart Little (1999), Meet the Fockers (2004), and has also written a draft of the adaptation "Henry's List of Wrongs", which has since been scrapped by the studio.
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on the acting atmosphere on his sets] It's like doing drugs. [Christian Bale has] described it like a waking dream. That's why I don't like to call 'cut.' Because once we get going, it's like you're in a dream. Or Jennifer has described it as like being high. And I don't want to interrupt that. Something is happening where everybody is over in that other world. 
Graduated from Amherst College 1981, majoring in English and Political Science.
Frequently casts Mark Wahlberg