Dan Futterman

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  • Birth Name: Daniel Futterman
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Screenwriter
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Fast Facts

  • Met wife Anya Epstein while appearing in a 1999 episode (which she had written) of Homicide: Life on the Street.
  • Played Charlotte's virile boyfriend in touch with his feminine side in the Sex and the City episode "Evolution."
  • Had a recurring role as Amy Brenneman's brother on Judging Amy.
  • Has been friends with Capote director Bennett Miller and star Philip Seymour Hoffman since their teens, when they met at a summer theater camp.
  • For security reasons, his scenes portraying slain reporter Daniel Pearl in the film A Mighty Heart (2007) were secretly shot in Pakistan.
  • Produced and created original characters for the third season of HBO's In Treatment with wife Epstein.

Awards

  • 2015, Writers Guild Awards — Original Screenplay: Nominee
  • 2005, Oscar — Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay): Nominee
  • 2014, Oscar — Best Writing (Original Screenplay): Nominee
  • 2006, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Writer: Nominee
  • 2006, Writers Guild Awards — Adapted Screenplay: Nominee
  • 2006, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Adapted Screenplay: Nominee
  • 2015, Independent Spirit Awards — Special Distinction Award: Winner
  • 1996, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Winner
  • 2006, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Screenplay: Winner

Relationships

  • Eve Futterman — Daughter
  • Anya Epstein — Wife
  • Sylvie Epstein Futterman — Daughter

College

  • Columbia University, New York, New York, United States (1989)

Details

  • Birth Name: Daniel Futterman
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Screenwriter

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