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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' 10" (1.78 m)
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[His advice to younger filmmakers] Work on your authenticity, your own voice. It's true for everything, not just movie-making. Know yourself. Hone your point of view with the people you're around and the experiences you have. Be attentive. A rich, specific and unusual point of view is going to be very successful in any film.
Was attached to write and direct an adaption of the Yann Martel novel The Life of Pi intended for production in 2005. When the project stalled, Shyamalan left the movie to direct his own screenplay for Lady in the Water
(2006). The Life of Pi was subsequently passed over to Alfonso Cuarón
and then later to Jean-Pierre Jeunet
(both subsequently dropped out) before eventually being brought to the ...