Charlie Kaufman (Charles Stewart Kaufman)

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New York City, New York, USA
Avid reader Charlie Kaufman wrote plays and made short films as a young student. He moved from Massapequa, New York to West Hartford, Connecticut in 1972 where he attended high school. As a comedic actor, he performed in school plays and, after graduation, he enrolled at Boston University but soon transferred NYU to study film. Charlie worked in the circulation department of the Star Tribune, in Minneapolis, in the late 1980s and moved to Los Angeles in 1991, where he was hired to write for the TV sitcom Get a Life (1990). Read more...


Character: Himself - Nominee: Best Original Screenplay

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards 2000

Character: Himself - Winner: Best Original Screenplay

The 77th Annual Academy Awards 2005