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Michael Tolkin

Michael Tolkin was born on October 17, 1950 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for The Player (1992), Deep Impact (1998) and Changing Lanes (2002). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Player
The Player Producer
(1992)
Deep Impact
Deep Impact Writer
(1998)
Changing Lanes
(2002)
Nine
Nine Writer
(2009)

Filmography

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 2014-2015 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (consulting producer - 24 episodes)
- Exsuscito (2015) ... (consulting producer)
- Poker (2015) ... (consulting producer)
- One Night in Yerevan (2015) ... (consulting producer)
- The Octopus (2015) ... (consulting producer)
- Tulip (2015) ... (consulting producer)
 2008 1% (TV Movie) (producer)
 1997 The Player (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1992 The Player (producer)
 1989 Gleaming the Cube (associate producer)
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Show Show Director (4 credits)
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Other Works:

Short story: "The Return of the Player", published in Winter issue of "Zoetrope: All-Story". See more »

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2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »
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Personal Quote:

The director is someone who can take all the intentions and make sense of them for the reality of a production. All scripts are too long, all written scenes are too long, all dialogue is too wordy. This is the inevitable dividend of being written in a room, alone. See more »

Trivia:

Son of writer Mel Tolkin. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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