Won 2 Oscars.
Another 6 wins & 4 nominations.
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Did an uncredited rewrite for Spider-Man
(2002), as a favor to his wife, one of the film's producers, Laura Ziskin
Did You Know?
When I die, I'm going to have written on my tombstone, 'Finally, a plot'.
Although he is an award-winning screenwriter, he is known to take his time writing his scripts. He took over a year to write the screenplay to Ordinary People