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James V. Hart


James V. Hart was born on January 22, 1947 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for August Rush (2007), Muppet Treasure Island (1996) and Dracula (1992). He has been married to Judith Nugent-Hart since August 5, 1973. They have two children. See full bio »

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August Rush Writer
(2007)
Dracula Writer
(1992)
Hook Writer
(1991)

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  Chinese Odyssey (screenplay) (announced)
  The Hot Zone (TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes, 2019) (story by - 5 episodes, 2019) (teleplay by - 4 episodes, 2019) (written by - 1 episode, 2019)
- Hidden (2019) ... (creator) / (story by)
- Quarantine (2019) ... (creator) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Expendable (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Charlie Foxtrot (2019) ... (creator) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Cell H (2019) ... (creator) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
  Crossbones (TV Series) (created by - 9 episodes, 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 2014)
- Crossbones (2014) ... (creator)
- Blackbeard (2014) ... (creator)
- Beggarman (2014) ... (creator)
- A Hole in the Head (2014) ... (creator)
- The Return (2014) ... (creator)
 2013 Epic (screenplay) / (story)
 2008 Bolt (additional screenplay material by - uncredited)
 2007 August Rush (screenplay)
 2007 The Last Mimzy (screen story)
 2005 Sahara (screenplay)
 2002 Tuck Everlasting (screenplay)
  Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (TV Mini Series) (story - 2 episodes, 2001) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2001)
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1997 Contact (screenplay by)
 1996 Muppets Treasure Island (Video Game) (1996 screenplay)
 1996 Muppet Treasure Island (screenplay)
 1994 Treasure Island: The Adventure Begins (TV Movie) (story) / (teleplay)
 1992 Dracula (screenplay)
 1991 Hook (screen story - as Jim V. Hart) / (screenplay - as Jim V. Hart)
 1984 Gimme an 'F' (written by - as Jim Hart)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

The HartChart story mapping tool developed by Hart and WriterDuet creator Guy Goldstein is available at online. The HartChart was developed by Hart over 15 years ago at the Austin Writer's Ranch and presented annually at the AFF. The HartChart process has been used all over the world by writers at Sundance Labs, Puglia Italy ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jim V. Hart | Jim Hart

Spouse:

Judith Nugent-Hart  (2 children)

Children:

Julia Hart
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Studied film at SMU. See more »

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