William Goldman

Writer · Actor · Producer
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William Goldman was an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He first came to prominence in the 1950s as a novelist before turning to screenwriting. He won Academy Awards for his screenplays Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) and All the President's Men (1976). His other works include his thriller novel Marathon Man and comedy/fantasy... read more

William Goldman was an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He first came to prominence in the 1950s as a novelist before turning to screenwriting. He won Academy Awards for his screenplays Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) and All the President's Men (1976). His other works include his thriller novel Marathon Man and comedy/fantasy novel The Princess Bride, both of which he adapted for the film versions.

Born

Wednesday, 12 August 1931

Died

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

The Phoenix Incident Dr. Robert Weissman, M.E., 2015
The Garden's Defining Moments Himself 2015
Antique America Guy Gunderman 2012
Fry's Planet Word Himself 2011
30 for 30 Himself 2009
Tales From The Script Himself 2009
Showbusiness: The Road To Broadway Himself 2007
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light Himself 2006
All of What Follows Is True: The Making of 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' Himself 2006
As You Wish: The Story of 'The Princess Bride' Himself 2001
History vs. Hollywood Himself 2001
NBA 100 Greatest Plays Himself - Screenwriter 1999
Inside the Actors Studio Himself - Guest 1994
HBO First Look Himself - Screenwriter 1992
Dateline NBC Himself 1992
American Masters Novelist / Self - Screenwriter 1986
Screenwriters: Word Into Image Himself 1982
The South Bank Show Self 1978
The Making Of 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' Himself - Narrated by 1970

Producer Filmography

1977 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Won
1977 Golden Globe Best Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated
1977 Golden Globe Best Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated
1970 Oscar Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Material Not Previously Published or Produced Won
1970 Golden Globe Best Screenplay Nominated
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