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Thomas Rickman (1940–2018)


Thomas Rickman was born on February 8, 1940 in Sharpe, Kentucky, USA as James Thomas Rickman. He was a writer and director, known for Coal Miner's Daughter (1980), Tuesdays with Morrie (1999) and Everybody's All-American (1988). He was married to Kate Hawley. He died on September 3, 2018 in the USA. See full bio »

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(age 78) in USA

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(1980)
(1999)
The River Rat Writer
(1984)

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 2012 A Smile as Big as the Moon (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 2008 Front of the Class (TV Movie) (written by - as Tom Rickman)
 2003 The Reagans (TV Movie) (written by - as Tom Rickman)
 2001 A Mother's Fight for Justice (TV Movie) (written by - as Tom Rickman)
 2000 Bless the Child (screenplay - as Tom Rickman)
 1999 Tuesdays with Morrie (TV Movie) (teleplay - as Tom Rickman)
 1995 Truman (TV Movie) (teleplay - as Tom Rickman)
  Shannon's Deal (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1991) (written by - 1 episode, 1990)
- Hitting Home (1990) ... (written by)
 1988 Everybody's All-American (screenplay - as Tom Rickman)
 1986 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Very Happy Ending (1986) ... (as Tom Rickman)
 1984 The River Rat
 1980 Coal Miner's Daughter (screenplay - as Tom Rickman)
 1978 Hooper (screenplay)
 1977 Bethune (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1977 Delta County, U.S.A. (TV Movie)
 1975 Home Cookin' (TV Movie) (as Tom Rickman)
 1975 W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (written by)
 1974 The White Dawn (screenplay)
 1973 The Laughing Policeman (screenplay)
 1972 The Hands of Cormac Joyce (TV Movie) (writer)
 1972 Kansas City Bomber (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Stage play (world premiere) Balaam - Playwright, with Elizabeth Hartman, Peter Brandon, Ed Harris, Duane Waddell, and Howard Whalen, performed by the Pasadena Repertory Theatre at Theatre In The Building located in The Hotel Carver, Pasadena, CA.

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Aquarius

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