John Briley

Writer · Producer · Actor
IVA Star Rating : 57
John Richard Briley was an American writer best known for screenplays of biographical films. He won the Best Original Screenplay at the 55th Academy Awards for Gandhi (1982). As well as film scripts, he wrote for television and theatre, and published several novels.

John Richard Briley was an American writer best known for screenplays of biographical films. He won the Best Original Screenplay at the 55th Academy Awards for Gandhi (1982). As well as film scripts, he wrote for television and theatre, and published several novels.

Birth Name

John Richard Briley

Born

Thursday, 25 June 1925

Died

Saturday, 14 December 2019

Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

Producer Filmography

Molokai 1999
Cry Freedom 1987
Pope Joan 1972
1983OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen Won
1983Golden GlobeBest Screenplay - Motion Picture Won
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