8 wins & 16 nominations.
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Won the 1975 Booker Prize for her novel 'Heat and Dust'.
R. Prawer Jhabvala | Ruth and Cyrus Jhabvala
Did You Know?
She was approached by Merchant and Ivory for permission to make a film of her 1960 novel "The Householder". She agreed to write the screenplay for The Householder
(1963), and it was the beginning of a successful partnership.