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Peter Hedges (II)


Peter Hedges was born on July 6, 1962 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. He is a writer and director, known for About a Boy (2002), Pieces of April (2003) and What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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About a Boy Writer
(2002)
(2003)
(2007)

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 2018 Ben Is Back (written by)
 2015 The Good Dinosaur (additional screenplay material by)
 2014-2015 About a Boy (TV Series) (based on the screenplay by - 27 episodes)
- About a Boyfriend (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Cat Party (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Prostitute (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Hook (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
- About a Boy Becoming a Man (2015) ... (based on the screenplay by)
 2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green (screenplay)
 2007/I Dan in Real Life (written by)
 2003 Pieces of April (written by)
 2002 About a Boy (screenplay)
 1999 A Map of the World (screenplay)
 1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape (novel "What's Eating Gilbert Grape?") / (screenplay)
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Grew up in West Des Moines, Iowa, and graduated from Valley High School, before attending the North Carolina School of the Arts, where he studied acting and began writing plays. See more »

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