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Dennis Kelly

Dennis Kelly Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1970
Place of Birth England
Age 50 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
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Dennis Kelly is an English film, television and film writer. Its gaming DNA, first played in 2007, became a core textbook for GCSE in 2010 and is researched by approximately 400,000 students each year. He wrote the screenplay for Matilda the Musical, which included music and lyrics by comedian Tim Minchin. The musical has won several awards for Best Musical, in which Kelly received the Tony Award for Best Book in a Musical. As for television, he is known for co-creating and co-writing the BBC sitcom Three Pulling, the Channel 4 conspiracy thriller Utopia, and the HBO / Sky Atlantic thriller The Third Day. Kelly wrote the screenplay for the 2014 Black Sea film, directed by Kevin Macdonald and starring Jude Law.

Born November 16, 1970, Barnet, London, England
Occupation Playwright, film and television scriptwriter
Education Finchley Catholic High School
Alma mater Goldsmiths College, University of London
Notable works Debris (2003), Osama the Hero (2005), Love and Money (2006), DNA (2008), Orphans (2009), Matilda the Musical (2010), Utopia (2013)
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About Dennis Kelly

He co-wrote BBC Three's sitcom Pulling, with Tanya Franks, which stars actress Sharon Horgan. He also wrote Debris, in 2003.

Dennis Kelly before fame

He studied drama and theater arts from Goldsmiths College.

Achievement of Dennis Kelly

He wrote the play Debris when he was 30.

Dennis Kelly family life

He has four siblings, and growing up his father worked as a bus conductor.

Associations of Dennis Kelly

He wrote the screenplay for the musical Matilda starring Tim Minchin.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Dennis Kelly

  • British male screenwriter
  • Sun people
  • Alumni Goldsmiths, University of London
  • British television writers
  • Drama Desk, winner of the award

Latest information about Dennis Kelly updated on June 07 2021.