His play, "August: Osage County," was performed at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois with Deanna Dunagan (Violet Weston); Dennis Letts (Bev Weston); Kimberly Guerrero (Johna); Amy Morton (Barbara Fordham); Sally Murphy (Ivy Weston); Mariann Mayberry (Karen Weston); Rondi Reed (Mattie Fae Aiken); Francis ...
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[on August: Osage County
(2013)] It was my decision to follow Barbara [daughter played by Julia Roberts
] outside of the house at the end of the film, which is different from how the play ends...I want to correct that. The play ends with Violet alone in the house, and her daughters have left. That's how the movie ends, too. We made a decision that we're going to see more of what happens a little ...
His play, "August: Osage County," at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois was awarded the 2007 Joseph Jefferson Award for New Work for a Play.