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Michael Tolkin Biography



  • 2019Emmy-Outstanding Limited Series: nominated
  • 2019Producers Guild Awards-David L. Wolper Award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television: nominated
  • 1995Emmy-Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Miniseries or a Special: nominated
  • 1993BAFTA Film Awards-Best Film: nominated
  • 1993BAFTA Film Awards-Best Adapted Screenplay: winner
  • 1993Golden Globe-Best Screenplay - Motion Picture: nominated
  • 1993Independent Spirit Awards-Best Feature: winner
  • 1993Writers Guild Awards-Adapted Screenplay: winner
  • 1992Oscar-Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay): nominated
  • 1992Independent Spirit Awards-Best First Feature: nominated
  • 1992Independent Spirit Awards-Best Screenplay: nominated