Eric Roth

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Eric Roth (born 22 March 1945) is an American screenwriter. He won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Forrest Gump (1994). He also co-wrote the screenplay for Michael Mann's The Insider (1999), the Steven Spielberg film Munich (2005), and David Fincher's film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), all of which were nominated for Oscars.

Roth was born in New York City, New York, the son of Miriam "Mimi", a teacher, studio executive, and radio writer, and Leon Roth, a university teacher and film producer. He has a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) from UCLA Film School as well as a degree from University of California, Description above from the Wikipedia article Eric Roth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

MOVIE CREDITS:
Producer - Mank
1994: Screenplay - Forrest Gump
1998: Screenplay - The Horse Whisperer
2005: Screenplay - Munich
2006: Writer - The Good Shepherd
2007: Screenplay - Lucky You
1993: Screenplay - Mr. Jones
2008: Screenplay - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
2001: Screenplay - Ali
1999: Screenplay - The Insider
1987: Screenplay - Suspect
1979: Screenplay - The Onion Field
1997: Screenplay - The Postman
1975: Writer - The Nickel Ride
1979: Screenplay - The Concorde... Airport '79
2011: Screenplay - Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
1988: Writer - Memories of Me
Screenplay - Untitled Good Shepherd Sequel
2015: Screenplay - Ellis
2007: Story - Lucky You
2018: Screenplay - A Star Is Born
Screenplay - Killers of the Flower Moon
2020: Screenplay - Dune
2021: Screenplay - Laal Singh Chaddha
Screenplay - To Catch a Pebble
1972: Teleplay - The Strangers in 7A
1994: Teleplay - Jane's House
1975: Writer - The Drowning Pool
1981: Writer - Wolfen
Screenplay - London

TV CREDITS:
2013: Executive Producer - House of Cards
2018: Executive Producer - The Alienist