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Lynn Nottage

Lynn Nottage was born on November 2, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She is a producer and writer, known for She's Gotta Have It (2017), Ruined and First to Fall (2014). See full bio »

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Ruined Writer
First to Fall Producer
Side Streets Writer


Jump to: Producer | Writer | Thanks | Self
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 2017 She's Gotta Have It (TV Series) (producer - 10 episodes)
- #NolasChoice (3 DA HARD WAY) (2017) ... (producer)
- #ChangeGonCome (GENTRIFICATION) (2017) ... (producer)
- #HeGotItAllMixedUp (DYSLEXIA) (2017) ... (producer)
 2017 This is Reading (Video documentary) (producer)
 2014 First to Fall (Documentary) (co-producer)
 2014 The Notorious Mr. Bout (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 2017 She's Gotta Have It (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- #LBD (LITTLE BLACK DRESS) (2017) ... (written by)
 2013 The Belle of New Orleans (Short)
 2012 My America (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2011 The Belle of New Orleans (Short)
 2007 In Another Time (Short) (play "Intimate Apparel")
 1998 Side Streets (writer)
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 2007 In Another Time (Short) (very special thanks)
 2005 Manderlay (the production wishes to thank)
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 2017 The 71st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Nominee
 2016 PBS NewsHour (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 February 2016 (2016) ... Herself
 2014 The Legacy Project (TV Series documentary)
- Charles Fuller with Lynn Nottage (2014) ... Herself

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(October 21 to November 9, 2014) She participated in the production, "Our War: Part of the National Civil War Project," at The Arena Stage Theatre in Washington D.C. with Maria Agui Carter, Lydia Diamond, Amy Freed, Diane Glancy, Joe Harjo, Samuel D. Hunter, Naomi Iizuka, Aditi Kapil, Dan LeFranc, David Lindsay-Abaire, Ken ... See more »

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[on her decision to work in theater, rather than continuing a career in journalism] We all come to those forks in the road. I just loved making theater more than I loved covering stories on a day-to-day basis. There was something about the magic of the theater that enticed me. I could remain in a place of infinite imagination. I felt very confined by journalism. There's a part of me that always ... See more »


Recipient of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Play as the writer of "Intimate Apparel" (2004) See more »

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