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Tony Kushner

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Birthday
16, 1956
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
16, 1956 (age 63)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Nominated for Oscars for his screenplays for 2005's Munich and 2012's Lincoln. He also received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his 1993 play Angels in America.

Before Fame

He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Medieval Studies from Colombia in 1978.

Trivia

He received a National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama in 2013.

Family Life

His marriage to Mark Harris was the first same-sex marriage to be featured in the Vows column of The New York Times.

Associated With

His screenplays for Munich and Lincoln were both made into films directed by Steven Spielberg.