|Occupation Writer, film director|
Name Michael Tolkin
Spouse Wendy Mogel
|Born October 17, 1950 (age 65) (1950-10-17) New York City, United States|
Alma mater Middlebury College (B.A., 1974)
Movies The Player, The Rapture, Nine, Deep Impact
Children Susanna Tolkin, Emma Tolkin
Parents Mel Tolkin, Edith Leibovitch
Books The Player, Among the dead, The Return of the Player, Under radar, The Player - The Rapture
Similar People Robert Altman, Bruce Joel Rubin, Mimi Leder, Stephen Tolkin, Mel Tolkin
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Michael L. Tolkin (born October 17, 1950) is an American filmmaker and novelist. He has written numerous screenplays, including The Player (1992), which he adapted from his novel of the same name (1988), and for which he received the Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay (1993). The Return of the Player, followed (2006).
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- Personal life and education
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Michael tolkin on the return of the player
Personal life and education
Tolkin was born to a Jewish family in New York City, New York, the son of Edith (née Leibovitch), a studio executive and film industry lawyer, and the late comedy writer Mel Tolkin.
He is a 1974 graduate of Middlebury College.
Tolkin lives in Los Angeles with his wife, author Wendy Mogel, and their two daughters, Susanna and Emma.