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Linda Woolverton

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Birthday ***, 1952
Place of Birth California
Age 69 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
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Linda Woolverton is an American screenwriter, playwright and novelist whose most important work includes screenplays and books for several of Disney's famous films and musicals. She is the first woman to write an animated film for Beauty and the Beast, this is also the first cartoon to be nominated for Best Film at the Oscars. She also co-wrote the script for The Lion King, provided additional material for Mulan, and adapted her own script of The Beauty and the Beast in the Broadway book adaptation, for which she received a Tony nomination. Awards and won an award. Olivier Award. Her most recent works include the screenplay Alice in Wonderland, a huge box office hit, making her the first screenwriter to have a single screenplay for a billion-dollar film and Maleficent plot, as well as sequel scenarios. of these movies. She is represented by United Talent Agency.

Born December 19, 1952, Long Beach, California, United States
Occupation Screenwriter, playwright, novelist
Alma mater California State University, Long Beach (BFA), California State University, Fullerton (MA)
Genre Fantasy, fairy tale, comedy-drama
Notable works Beauty and the Beast (1991), Beauty and the Beast (musical), The Lion King (1994), Alice in Wonderland (2010), Maleficent (2014)
Children Keaton
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About Linda Woolverton

Screenwriter most known for penning the classic Disney films Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King.

Linda Woolverton before fame

She got her start writing for TV shows like Alvin and the Chipmunks and Ewoks.

Achievement of Linda Woolverton

She once published a novel aimed at the young adult market called Running Before the Wind.

Linda Woolverton family life

She was raised in Long Beach, CA.

Associations of Linda Woolverton

She co-wrote the screenplay for The Lion King, which starred Matthew Broderick as Simba.

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Latest information about Linda Woolverton updated on June 13 2021.