Susan Seidelman

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Birthday
11, 1952
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
11, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Part of the first wave of female independent filmmakers in the 1980s. She directed Desperately Seeking Susan and Sex and the City.

Before Fame

She studied fashion and arts at Drexel University and won awards for films made while attending New York University.

Trivia

She received an Academy Award nomination for Best Live Action Short Film for The Dutch Master, which she co-wrote and produced.

Family Life

Her mother was writer and producer Florence Seidelman.

Associated With

Her 1985 comedy Desperately Seeking Susan featured pop superstar Madonna as the titular Susan.