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Olivia Newman (I)

Olivia Newman is an American film director and screenwriter. She is best known for directing First Match (2018) and the 2022 feature adaptation of Where the Crawdads Sing. Olivia was born in Hoboken, New Jersey. She holds a B.A. in French and women's studies from Vassar College and an MFA in film from Columbia University. Her first short film, ... See full bio »

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First Match Director
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 2022 The Last Thing He Told Me (TV Series) (1 episode) (announced)
 2022 Where the Crawdads Sing (directed by)
 2020 FBI (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Broken Promises (2020)
 2020 Dare Me (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2020 Chicago P.D. (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mercy (2020)
 2018-2019 Chicago Fire (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Badlands (2019)
- Move a Wall (2019)
 2018 First Match
 2010 First Match (Short)
 2009 Blue-Eyed Mary (Short)
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