Won 1 Oscar.
Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.
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(original screenplay) / (original stage play)
(play) / (screenplay)
Wrote "White Liars," and "Black Comedy," performed at the Lyric Theatre in London, England, with Ian McKellen
, Dorothy Reynolds, James Bolam, Angela Scoular, Robert Flemyng
, Ken Wynne and Liz Fraser in the cast. Peter Wood
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Sir Peter Shaffer
Did You Know?
I think think some of the reasons I've had a sense of happiness in my life, a sense of fulfillment, is that I began with a sense of invisibility about myself. As I evolve I become more visible. When I'm 100, if I manage to write lots of plays, I can read them all in a row and it may give me some vague sense - only vague - of what I am and was.
He has a twin brother named Anthony Shaffer
who was born five minutes before him and is also an author.