Stephen Gaghan


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Stephen Gaghan was born on May 6, 1965 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He is known for his work on Syriana (2005), Traffic (2000) and Gold (2016). He has been married to Minnie Mortimer since May 19, 2007. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 11 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Syriana Writer
(2005)
Traffic Writer
(2000)
Gold Director
(2016)
Abandon Writer
(2002)

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 2020 The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle (screenplay) / (script) (post-production)
 2013 Call of Duty: Ghosts (Video Game) (writer)
 2011 Metro (TV Movie)
 2005 Syriana (written by)
 2005 Havoc (screenplay) / (story)
 2004 The Alamo (written by)
 2002 Abandon (written by)
 2000 Traffic (screenplay)
 2000 Rules of Engagement (screenplay)
  American Gothic (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1995 - 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1995) (written by - 1 episode, 1995)
- Strangler (1998)
- Ring of Fire (1998)
- Inhumanitas (1996)
- Resurrector (1996)
 1997 Sleepwalkers (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Night Terrors (1997) ... (written by)
  The Practice (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1997) (written by - 1 episode, 1997)
- Sex, Lies and Monkeys (1997) ... (teleplay)
- First Degree (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 NYPD Blue (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Where's 'Swaldo (1996) ... (written by)
 1995 New York Undercover (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- CAT (1995) ... (written by)
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Other Works:

Book: "Traffic". London, UK: Faber and Faber. ISBN: 0-571-2170-0 See more »

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I remember, when I was writing 'Traffic,' talking to top federal drug-enforcement officials and having them say they read it and found it very good and believable, except the scene where the girl describes her resume. See more »

Trivia:

His wife Minnie is a great-granddaughter of Henry Morgan Tilford, a founder of the Standard Oil Company (portrayed as "H.M. Tilford" in There Will Be Blood (2007). See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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