Quotes by William Goldman

About William Goldman:

William Goldman is an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He came to prominence in the 1950s as a novelist, before turning to writing for film. He has won two Academy Awards for his screenplays, first for the western Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) and again for All the President's Men (1976), about journalists who broke the Watergate scandal of President Richard Nixon. Both films starred Robert Redford.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Goldman
  • DescriptionAmerican novelist, screenwriter and playwright
  • BornAugust 12, 1931
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionWriter; Novelist; Playwright; Screenwriter
  • WorksDread Pirate Roberts
  • AwardsAcademy Award For Best Writing (Original Screenplay); Writers Guild Of America Award