Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Another 11 wins & 25 nominations.
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"Lady in the Water: A Bedtime Story" - Author. Little, Brown & Co. ISBN 0316017345
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Manoj Night Shyamalan
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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That's the way stories come to me, they come to me very naturally like that. If this was a story about me and someone else, I would be withholding information about them immediately. The negative thing about the twist is that it's all people are occupied with; all the gentleness in the movie is being overshadowed by the flashy cousin in the sequined vest taking centre-stage. [on surprise endings]
Ranked #23 in Premiere's 2004 annual Power 100 List. He was the 5th-highest ranked director. Had ranked #21 in 2003.
His films tend to be religiously themed