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Horton Foote Biography



  • 1997Emmy-Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Special: winner
  • 1986Independent Spirit Awards-Best Feature: nominated
  • 1986Independent Spirit Awards-Best Screenplay: winner
  • 1986Writers Guild Awards-Adapted Screenplay: nominated
  • 1985Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay--based on material from another medium): nominated
  • 1983Oscar-Best Writing (Original Screenplay): winner
  • 1963Writers Guild Awards-Drama: nominated
  • 1962Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay--based on material from another medium): winner