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John Richard Briley[1][2] (born June 25, 1925) is an American screenwriter. He is best known for screenplays of biographical movies. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay at the 1982 Oscars for Gandhi.[1][3]

John Briley
Born
John Richard Briley

(1925-06-25) June 25, 1925 (age 93)
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Alma materUniversity of Michigan University of Birmingham
OccupationScreenwriter

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "John Briley". hollywood.com. Archived from the original on January 25, 2013. Retrieved May 23, 2009.
  2. "John Briley Biography (1925–)". filmreference.com. Retrieved May 23, 2009.
  3. Clarke, Gerald; Kane, Joseph J.; Simpson, Janice C. (April 25, 1983). "History Crunches Popcorn". Time. Retrieved May 24, 2009.

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