Alvin Sargent

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Birthday
12, 1927
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
12, 1927 (age 91)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Screenwriter who won the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1978 for the film Julia,and then again in 1981 for Ordinary People. He also co-wrote both Spider-Man 2 and Spider-Man 3.

Before Fame

He started out writing for TV.

Trivia

He won the WGA Award for Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium for Paper Moon.

Family Life

His brother wrote for late night talk shows, and co-created Saturday Night Live's 'Weekend Update.'

Associated With

He married film producer Laura Ziskin in 2010. She died of breast cancer one year later.