Douglas McGrath

Film Director / Screenwriter / Actor | * 02/02/1958 (63) | New York, New York (United States of America (USA))
Douglas Geoffrey McGrath (born February 2, 1958) is an American screenwriter, film director, and actor. He also writes political commentary, such as "The Flapjack File", a column for The New Republic. McGrath was nominated for both an Academy Award and a BAFTA award for his Bullets Over Broadway screenplay. He was twice nominated for a Writers Guild of America award, in 1995 for Bullets Over Broadway, and in 1997 for Emma. McGrath is the son of Beatrice and R. Searle McGrath, an independent oil producer from Midland, Texas. He is an alumnus of Trinity School of Midland, The Choate School, and Princeton University. At Princeton, he was a member of the Princeton Triangle Club and joined its board of directors after graduation. In 1995, McGrath married Jane Read Martin, a former assistant of Woody Allen's and sister of author Ann M. Martin. She and McGrath have a son. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Douglas McGrath

Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

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Movies with Douglas McGrath as Actor(10)

as Norman2016 Café Society
as himself2011 Woody Allen: A Documentary
as Jeff Gaffney2007 Michael Clayton
as Barbeque Guest2002 Hollywood Ending
as Alan Quimp2000 Company Man
as himself1999 Sweet and Lowdown
as Private Investigator1999 The Insider
as Bill Gaines1998 Celebrity
as Chap1996 The Daytrippers

Movies with Douglas McGrath as Crew(15)

Directing/Director2019 Brooklyn Bridge
Writing/Screenplay2019 Brooklyn Bridge
Directing/Director2016 Becoming Mike Nichols
Directing/Director2011 I Don't Know How She Does It
Directing/Director2011 His Way
Directing/Director2006 Infamous
Writing/Screenplay2006 Infamous
Directing/Director2002 Nicholas Nickleby
Writing/Adaptation2002 Nicholas Nickleby
Directing/Director2000 Company Man
Writing/Writer2000 Company Man
Directing/Director1996 Emma
Writing/Screenplay1996 Emma
Writing/Screenplay1994 Bullets Over Broadway
Writing/Screenplay1993 Born Yesterday

Full Name: Douglas McGrath
Born: Sunday, 02/02 1958 (February) in New York, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 63 years + 236 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Princeton University
Douglas McGrath frequently works together with these people:
Woody Allen (17x, Crew)
Victor Piñata (13x, Crew)
Letty Aronson (6x, Crew)
Santo Loquasto (6x, Crew)
Rachel Portman (5x, Crew)
Robert Hein (5x, Crew)
Helen Robin (4x, Crew)
Robert B. Weide (4x, Crew)
Alisa Lepselter (4x, Crew)
Camilla Toniolo (4x, Crew)
Charles H. Joffe (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:50742, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 09/03/2021