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Richard LaGravenese

writer/director/producer; credits include: The Last Five Years, P.S. I Love You, Behind The Candelabra, The Fisher King, Unbroken, Water for Elephants, Freedom Writers, Living Out Loud, The Bridges of Madison County, A Little Princess, The Horse Whisperer, The Ref, The Divide, A Decade Under The Influence

Richard LaGravenese is a writer, director and producer. Writing credits include: “Behind The Candelabra”, (Emmy Nomination for Best Writing in Television Movie/Mini Series, BAFTA nomination Best Screenplay). “The Fisher King” (AcademyAward®, BAFTA and WGA award nominations), “Unbroken”,  “Water for Elephants,”, “Freedom Writers” (Humanitas Prize), “P.S. I Love You”, “Living Out Loud”, “The Bridges of Madison County,” “A Little Princess”, “The Horse Whisperer,” “The Ref“. Most recently, he adapted the indie film musical “The Last Five Years”. With co-creator Tony Goldwyn, LaGravenese wrote and produced the critically acclaimed AMC/WE_tv television series,“The Divide”. He co-produced and co-directed (with Ted Demme) the Emmy®-nominated film documentary “A Decade Under the Influence", (National Board of Review's William Everson Film History Award).