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Dennis Lehane (II)

Dennis Lehane was born on August 4, 1965 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Shutter Island (2010), Mystic River (2003) and The Drop (2014). See full bio »

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Known For

Shutter Island
Mystic River
Mystic River Writer
The Drop
The Drop Writer
Gone Baby Gone


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 2016 Live by Night (novel) (completed)
  Consumers (story) (announced)
 2014 The Drop (screenplay) / (short story "Animal Rescue")
 2013 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Resignation (2013) ... (written by)
 2010 Shutter Island (novel)
  The Wire (TV Series) (story by - 3 episodes, 2004 - 2008) (teleplay by - 3 episodes, 2004 - 2008)
- Clarifications (2008) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Refugees (2006) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Dead Soldiers (2004) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
 2007 Gone Baby Gone (novel)
 2003 Mystic River (novel)
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Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Self (10 credits)

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Other Works:

Novel: "Darkness, Take My Hand", 1996. See more »

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6 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Denis Lehane | Dennis J. Lehane

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Personal Quote:

I found that I could write two kinds of short stories: I could write very absurd, kind of surrealistic, funny stories; or I could write very dark, realistic -- hyper- realistic -- stories. I was never happy with that, because I couldn't meld the two. And my view of life is that it's both. - August 1999


His brother Gerry is an actor and member of the "Invisible City Theatre Company" in New York. See more »


Novels are almost always set in or around Boston,Massachusetts See more »

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