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John Patrick Shanley
JOHN PATRICK SHANLEY is from The Bronx. His plays include Danny and the Deep Blue Sea, Savage in Limbo, The Dreamer Examines His Pillow, Italian American Reconciliation, Four Dogs and a Bone, Beggars in the House of Plenty, Psychopathia Sexualis, Cellini, Where's My Money?, Dirty Story, Doubt and Defiance. In the arena of screenwriting, he has eight movies to his credit, most recently Live From Baghdad for HBO, for which he received an Emmy nomination. Other films include Five Corners (Special Jury Prize, Barcelona Film Festival), Alive and Joe Versus the Volcano, which he also directed. For his script of Moonstruck he received both the Writers Guild of America Award and an Academy Award for best original screenplay.

Bio as of February, 2006.

American Theatre Wing programs, interviews and/or credits include:

Working in the Theatre (video)
The Playwright - February, 2006 - Watch now.

Downstage Center (audio)
John Patrick Shanley - April, 2006 - Listen Now.

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