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Eric Roth was born on March 22, 1945 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Forrest Gump (1994), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and The Insider (1999). He has been married to Debra Greenfield since 1987. They have five children. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 74 nominations. See more awards »

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Forrest Gump Writer
(1994)
The Insider Writer
(1999)
(2018)

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 2020 The Angel of Darkness (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.1 (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.7 (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.6 (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2016-2018 Berlin Station (TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes)
- Aut Concilio Aut Ense (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Winners Right the History Books (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Righteous One (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Right and Wrong (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Right Hook (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2018 The Alienist (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Castle in the Sky (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Requiem (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Psychopathia Sexualis (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Many Sainted Men (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Ascension (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2013-2016 House of Cards (TV Series) (executive producer - 52 episodes)
- Chapter 52 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 51 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 50 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 49 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 47 (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2011-2012 Luck (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Unaired Season Two Premiere (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Two Prized Colts Go Head-to-Head (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ace Counters Smythe's Move with His Own (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ace and Claire Tour a Horse Farm (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ace Pitches a Deal (2012) ... (co-executive producer)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
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As of 2019, Eric Roth has written six films that were nominated for the 'Best Picture' Academy Award: Forrest Gump (1994), The Insider (1999), Munich (2005), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011) and A Star Is Born (2018). "Forrest Gump" won 'Best Picture' and earned him the 'Best Adapted Screenplay' Academy Award. See more »

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Enrico Rojo

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