Nelson Roosevelt Gidding was an American screenwriter specializing in adaptations. A longtime collaboration with director Robert Wise began with Gidding's screenplay for I Want to Live! (1958), which earned him an Oscar nomination. His long-running course on screenwriting adaptions at the University of Southern California inspired screenwriters of the present generation, including David S. Goyer.
Nelson Roosevelt Gidding
Monday, 15 September 1919
Saturday, 01 May 2004
|1959||Oscar||Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium||Nominated|