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Eric Heisserer


Eric Heisserer was born in 1970 in the USA as Eric Andrew Heisserer. He is a writer and producer, known for Arrival (2016), Hours (2013) and The Thing (2011). He has been married to Christine Boylan since October 23, 2010. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Arrival
Arrival Writer
(2016)
Hours
Hours Writer
(2013)
The Thing
The Thing Writer
(2011)

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  Bird Box (screenplay) (filming)
  Van Helsing (screenplay) (announced)
 2016/II Arrival (screenplay by)
 2016/II Lights Out (screenplay)
 2013 Hours (written by)
 2011/I The Thing (written by)
 2011 Final Destination 5 (written by)
 2010 A Nightmare on Elm Street (screenplay)
 2006 Stranger Adventures (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ian Hollister (2006) ... (writer)
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 2016/II Arrival (executive producer)
 2016/II Lights Out (producer)
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 2013 Hours
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 2013 On Story (TV Series)
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 2008 Speechless (TV Movie documentary) (technical team)
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 2017 Xenolinguistics: Understanding 'Arrival' (Video documentary short)
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 2013 Made in Hollywood (TV Series)
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- Episode #9.12 (2013) ... Himself
 2012 The Thing Evolves (Video short)
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 2011 Final Destination 5: Circle of Death (Video documentary short)
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Son of Margaret L. Heisserer and Andrew J. Heisserer of Norman, Oklahoma; Son-in-law of Maria A. Boylan of Ronkonkoma, Long Island, New York and Peter M. Boylan of Port Richmond, Staten Island, New York. See more »

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