Hanif Kureishi


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Hanif Kureishi was born on December 5, 1954 in London, England. He is a writer and actor, known for My Beautiful Laundrette (1985), Venus (2006) and My Son the Fanatic (1997). He is married to Monique Proudlove. They have one child. He was previously married to Tracey Scoffield. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Venus Writer
(2006)
(1997)
Le Week-end Writer
(2013)

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 2013 Le Week-end (written by)
 2008 A Meeting at Last (Short) (short story)
 2007 Weddings and Beheadings (Short)
 2006/I Venus (written by)
 2004 Notte senza fine (short story)
 2003 The God of Small Tales (Video short)
 2003 The Mother
 2001 This Is My Chocky Message (Documentary short)
 2001 Intimacy (stories)
 1999 The Escort (writer)
 1997 My Son the Fanatic (short story) / (written by)
  The Buddha of Suburbia (TV Mini Series) (novel - 4 episodes, 1993) (screenplay - 4 episodes, 1993)
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
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Show Show Self (39 credits)
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Other Works:

(play) Intimacy and Love In A Blue Time. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »


Spouse:

Monique Proudlove  (1 child) | See more »
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Trivia:

He was awarded the 1981 Critics Circle Theatre Awards (Drama Theatre Award) for Most Promising New Playwright of 1980 for Outskirts/Borderline. See more »

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Sagittarius

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