Woody Allen


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Woody Allen was born on December 1, 1935, as Allen Konigsberg, in Brooklyn, NY, the son of Martin Konigsberg and Nettie Konigsberg. He has one younger sister, Letty Aronson. As a young boy, he became intrigued with magic tricks and playing the clarinet, two hobbies that he continues today. Allen broke into show business at 15 years when he started ... See full bio »

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Won 4 Oscars. Another 141 wins & 227 nominations. See more awards »

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Manhattan Writer
(1979)
Annie Hall Writer
(1977)
(1997)

Filmography

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 2020 The Theater (Short) (original screenplay)
 2020 Rifkin's Festival (written by)
 2019 A Rainy Day in New York (written by)
 2017 Wonder Wheel (written by)
 2016 Crisis in Six Scenes (TV Mini Series) (written by - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (written by)
 2016 Café Society (written by)
 2015 Annie Hall Spider Scene (Video short) (uncredited)
 2015 Irrational Man (written by)
 2014 Magic in the Moonlight (written by)
 2013 Blue Jasmine (written by)
 2012 To Rome with Love (written by)
 2011 Midnight in Paris (written by)
 2009 Sdelka (Short) (play)
 2009 Whatever Works (written by)
 2008 Vicky Cristina Barcelona (written by)
 2007 Cassandra's Dream (written by)
 2006 Scoop (written by)
 2005 Match Point (written by)
 2004 Melinda and Melinda (written by)
 2003 Anything Else (written by)
 2002 Hollywood Ending (written by)
 2001 Sounds from a Town I Love (TV Short)
 2001 The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (written by)
 2000 Small Time Crooks (written by)
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown (written by)
 1998 Celebrity (written by)
 1997 Count Mercury Goes to the Suburbs (Short) (story "Count Dracula")
 1997 Deconstructing Harry (written by)
 1996 Everyone Says I Love You (written by)
 1995 Mighty Aphrodite (written by)
 1995 Une aspirine pour deux (TV Movie) (play)
 1994 Don't Drink the Water (TV Movie) (play) / (teleplay)
 1994 Bullets Over Broadway (written by)
 1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery (written by)
 1992 Husbands and Wives (written by)
 1991 Shadows and Fog (written by)
 1990 Alice (written by)
 1989 Somebody or The Rise and Fall of Philosophy (Short) (story "Mr Big")
 1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors (written by)
 1989 New York Stories (written by - segment "Oedipus Wrecks")
 1988 Another Woman (written by)
 1987 September (written by)
 1987 Radio Days (written by)
 1986 Hannah and Her Sisters (written by)
 1985 The Purple Rose of Cairo (written by)
 1984 Halál (TV Movie)
 1984 Broadway Danny Rose (written by)
 1983 Zelig (written by)
 1982 A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (written by)
 1981 The Subtil Concept (Short) (story "Mr Big")
 1980 Stardust Memories (written by)
 1979 Manhattan (written by)
 1978 Interiors (written by)
 1977 Annie Hall (written by)
 1975 Love and Death (written by)
 1973 Sleeper (written by)
 1972 Play It Again, Sam (based on the play by) / (screenplay)
 1971 Bananas (written by)
 1970 Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You (screenplay "What's New, Pussycat?")
 1969 Don't Drink the Water (play)
 1969 The Woody Allen Special (TV Special documentary) (written by)
 1969 Take the Money and Run (original screenplay)
 1967 The World: Color It Happy (TV Movie) (written by)
 1967 The Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (written by: Woody Allen's material - 1 episode)
- Woody Allen Looks at 1967 (1967) ... (written by: Woody Allen's material)
 1967 Casino Royale (uncredited)
 1966 What's Up, Tiger Lily? (special material by)
 1966 Gene Kelly in New York, New York (TV Special)
 1965 What's New Pussycat (original screenplay)
 1963 The Sid Caesar Show (TV Series) (uncredited)
 1962 The Laughmakers (TV Movie)
 1961-1962 The Garry Moore Show (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1960/I Candid Camera (TV Series)
 1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hooray for Love (1960)
 1960 Hooray for Love (TV Movie)
 1959 At the Movies (TV Special)
 1958 The Sid Caesar Show (TV Special) (writer)
 1956 Stanley (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Army Buddies (1956)
 1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (uncredited)
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (31 credits)
Show Show Self (207 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

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Publicity Listings:

7 Biographical Movies | 66 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 52 Interviews | 94 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 28 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Woodie Allen

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)

Spouse:

Soon-Yi Previn  (2 children) | See more »

Children:

Allen, Bechet Dumaine | See more »


Relatives:

Letty Aronson (sibling)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

For me, success is, I'm in my bedroom at home and get an idea and I think it's a great idea and then I write it, and I look at the script and I say, "My God, I've written a good script here". And then I execute it. And if I execute the thing properly, then I feel great. If people come, it's a delightful bonus. See more »

Trivia:

In the early 1960s he did stand-up comedy at Enrico's Café in San Francisco. See more »

Trademark:

A lot of his movies feature at least one character who is a writer. This is often Woody himself. See more »

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