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us: Ball, Alan, 1957-

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  • Instance Of

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  • Fuller Name

    • Alan E.
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Associated Local

    • Associated Local

        Sarasota, Fla.
    • Birth Place

        Atlanta, Ga.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Georgia
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Florida State University
        • Affiliation End: 1980
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: General Nonsense Theater Company
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Playwriting
          (lcsh) Television--Production and direction
            (lcsh) Motion pictures--Production and direction
          • occupation

              (lcsh) Dramatists
                (lcsh) Screenwriters
                  (lcsh) Television producers and directors
                    (lcsh) Motion picture producers and directors
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                • Sources

                  • found: His Five women wearing the same dress, c1993: t.p. (Alan Ball)
                  • found: Phone call to author's agent, 12/2/94 (Alan Ball; American; b. 5/13/57; playwright; not the author of Grub street or Ball of fire)
                  • found: IMDb, Oct. 28, 2009 (Alan Ball; b. May 13, 1957, Atlandta, Georgia, USA; producer, writer, director, actor)
                  • found: Alan Ball, 2013: ECIP data view (began his career as a playwright; later wrote for the TV sitcoms, Grace under fire and Cybill; Academy Award-winning screenplay writer of American beauty; Emmy Award-winning television shows, Six feet under, and, True blood; author of the 2007 play All That I Will Ever Be, and the film Towelhead, which he adapted and directed the same year; in 2012 he announced that he would step down as executive producer of True Blood, in part, to produce both a new television series and his latest screenplay, What's the Matter with Margie?)
                  • found: Wikipedia, May 3, 2013 (Alan E. Ball; born May 13, 1957; American writer, director, and producer for film, theatre and television; attend the University of Georgia; graduated 1980 from Florida State University; playwright at the General Nonsense Theater Company in Sarasota, Florida)
                • LC Classification

                  • PS3552.A4543
                • Change Notes

                  • 1994-02-17: new
                  • 2013-05-10: revised
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