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Tarell Alvin McCraney

Tarell Alvin McCraney is a writer and producer, known for Moonlight (2016), David Makes Man (2019) and High Flying Bird (2019). See full bio »

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Known For

Moonlight Writer


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  David Makes Man (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2019 - 2020) (teleplay by - 2 episodes, 2019) (written by - 2 episodes, 2019) (story by - 1 episode, 2019)
- Episode #2.1 (2020) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.9 (2020) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.8 (2020) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.7 (2020) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.6 (2020) ... (creator)
 2019 High Flying Bird (written by)
 2016/I Moonlight (story by)
 2010 Day N Night Out (Short) (as Tarell McCraney)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (10 credits)
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Other Works:

(2014 to 2015 season) His play, "Choir Boy," was performed at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater, Dowling Studio, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Joe Dowling was artistic director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Tarell McCraney


6' 3½" (1.92 m)

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Graduated from The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago. See more »

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