Karey Kirkpatrick is an American screenwriter, film director, and producer. His films include Over the Hedge, The Spiderwick Chronicles, Charlotte's Web, and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, along with writing contributions to The Rescuers Down Under, James and the Giant Peach, and Chicken Run. He has also directed the films Imagine That starring Eddie Murphy as well as Smallfoot. Kirkpatrick wrote the English-language screenplays for the U.S. releases of the Studio Ghibli films The Secret World of Arrietty, in 2012 and From Up on Poppy Hill in 2013. His older brother is American songwriter and musician Wayne Kirkpatrick, with whom he wrote the 2015 musical Something Rotten!. His writing partner is John O'Farrell.
|Born:||December 14, 1964, Olympia, Washington, U.S.|
|Occupation:||Writer, director, producer|
|Relatives:||Wayne Kirkpatrick (brother)|
|IMDb:||Karey Kirkpatrick's IMDb|
About Karey Kirkpatrick
Screenwriter known best for writing the live-action film adaptation of Charlotte's Web (2006).
He graduated from USC in 1988.
While studying at USC, he was awarded the Robert Riskin Screenwriting Award for his talents.
He was raised in Monroe, Louisiana.
He wrote the film adaptation of Charlotte's Web, a children's book originally written by E.B. White.
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