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Richard Russo

Richard Russo was born on July 15, 1949 in Johnstown, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Keeping Mum (2005), Empire Falls (2005) and Nobody's Fool (1994). He is married to Barbara Marie. They have two children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Keeping Mum
Keeping Mum Writer
Empire Falls
Empire Falls Writer
Nobody's Fool
Nobody's Fool Writer
The Ice Harvest


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 2014/I Joy Ride (Short) (story)
 2005 Keeping Mum (screenplay) / (story)
 2005 The Ice Harvest (screenplay)
 2005 Empire Falls (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... (novel)
 2003 Brush with Fate (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 2001 The Flamingo Rising (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1998 Twilight (written by)
 1994 Nobody's Fool (novel)
 1989 Monsters (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- La Strega (1989) ... (story - as Richard A. Russo)
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 2014 Break Point (executive producer)
 2005 The Ice Harvest (executive producer)
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 2003 The Human Stain
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 1994 Nobody's Fool (special thanks)
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Alternate Names:

Richard A. Russo

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As of 2005, three of his film projects have starred Paul Newman: Nobody's Fool (1994), (Twilight (1998), and "Empire Falls" (2005). See more »

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