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Ann Druyan


Ann Druyan was born on June 13, 1949 in Queens, New York, USA. She is a writer and director, known for Contact (1997), Cosmos (2014) and Cosmos (1980). She was previously married to Carl Sagan. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Contact Writer
(1997)
Cosmos Writer
(2014)
Cosmos Writer
(1980)

Filmography

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  Cosmos (TV Series documentary) (13 episodes) (inspired by "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" written by - 13 episodes, 2014) (written by - 13 episodes, 2014)
- Unafraid of the Dark (2014) ... (inspired by "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" written by) / (written by)
- The World Set Free (2014) ... (inspired by "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" written by) / (written by)
- The Immortals (2014) ... (inspired by "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" written by) / (written by)
- The Electric Boy (2014) ... (inspired by "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" written by) / (written by)
- The Lost Worlds of Planet Earth (2014) ... (inspired by "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" written by) / (written by)
 2002 The Search for Life: Are We Alone? (Documentary short)
 1997 Contact (based on the story by)
 1990 The Earth Day Special (TV Special) (segments "Galaxy Intro", "Carl Sagan")
 1980 Cosmos (TV Series documentary) (written by - 13 episodes)
- Who Speaks for Earth? (1980) ... (written by)
- Encyclopaedia Galactica (1980) ... (written by)
- The Persistence of Memory (1980) ... (written by)
- The Edge of Forever (1980) ... (written by)
- The Lives of the Stars (1980) ... (written by)
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Other Works:

Collaborated with husband Carl Sagan on a number of books, including "Comet" and "Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors" and was a strong behind-the-scenes presence on many other Sagan projects dating back to "Cosmos" (1980).
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Personal Quote:

It always amazes me that you have these $200 million movie budgets, and nobody hires a grad student to check the script to see if the science is right. I mean, nobody's going to work for less than a grad student.

Trivia:

Mother of Sasha Sagan.

Star Sign:

Gemini

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