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Terry George (I)


Terry George was born on December 20, 1952 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is a writer and producer, known for Hotel Rwanda (2004), In the Name of the Father (1993) and Some Mother's Son (1996). He has been married to Margaret Higgins since 1978. They have two children. See full bio »

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The Promise
Mon, Aug 15 8:15 AM PDT on TMCX (572)
Hotel Rwanda
Fri, Aug 19 1:40 AM PDT on 5MAX (537)

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 12 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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Hotel Rwanda Writer
(2004)
(1996)
The Shore Writer
(2011)

Filmography

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 2016/II The Promise (written by)
 2011 Stand Off (screenplay)
 2011 The Shore (Short) (written by)
 2007 Reservation Road (screenplay)
 2004 Hotel Rwanda (written by)
  The District (TV Series) (creator - 81 episodes, 2000 - 2004) (written by - 6 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (story - 1 episode, 2000)
- Something Borrowed, Something Bruised (2004) ... (creator)
- Open Season (2004) ... (creator)
- Ten Thirty-Three (2004) ... (creator)
- Passing Time (2004) ... (creator)
- Family Values (2004) ... (creator)
 2002 Hart's War (screenplay)
 1998 A Bright Shining Lie (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1997 The Boxer (written by)
 1996 Some Mother's Son (written by)
 1993 In the Name of the Father (screenplay)
 1989 Hunt for Stolen War Treasures (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Spouse:

Margaret Higgins  (2 children)

Children:

Oorlagh George
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Before Hotel Rwanda (2004), I had heard at some point in my history lessons about Turks massacring people, but then when I started to do research on the Rwandan genocide - particularly from Samantha Power's book "A Problem From Hell" [first published in 2002] - I learned about this Armenian Genocide and what a great catastrophe it was. Because of the Turks' denial and repression of what happened, ... See more »

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Did not start writing until he was in his late twenties. See more »

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