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Terence Winter
TERENCE PATRICK WINTER (born October 2, 1960) is an American writer and producer of television and film. He is the creator, writer, and executive producer of the HBO
HBO
television series Boardwalk Empire (2010–14). Before creating Boardwalk Empire, Winter was a writer and executive producer for the HBO
HBO
television series The Sopranos
The Sopranos
, from the show's second to sixth and final season (2000–2007). In 2013, he wrote the screenplay to Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese
's The Wolf of Wall Street for which he was nominated for an Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Adapted Screenplay . He was also the co-creator, writer and executive producer of another HBO
HBO
television drama series, Vinyl (2016), which premiered for one season
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Screenwriter
A SCREENPLAY WRITER (also called SCREENWRITER for short), SCRIPTWRITER or SCENARIST is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting , writing screenplays on which mass media , such as films , television programs , comics or video games , are based. CONTENTS * 1 Profession * 2 Film
Film
industry * 3 Script doctoring * 4 Development process * 5 Production involvement * 6 Union * 7 See also * 8 References PROFESSION Screenwriting is a freelance profession. No education is required to become a professional screenwriter, just good storytelling abilities and imagination . Screenwriters are not hired employees but contracted freelancers. Most, if not all, screenwriters start their careers writing on speculation (spec) and so write without being hired or paid for it. If such a script is sold, it is called a spec script
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The PJs
THE PJS is an American stop-motion animated sitcom , created by Eddie Murphy , Larry Wilmore , and Steve Tompkins . It portrayed life in an urban public housing project, modeled after the Cabrini–Green housing projects in Chicago . The series starred Eddie Murphy, and was produced by Imagine Entertainment by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer , The Murphy Company and Will Vinton Studios in association with Touchstone Television . The original run of the series debuted on Fox on Sunday, January 10, 1999 following the network's coverage of the NFC Divisional Playoffs. Two days later, the second episode aired in its regular Tuesday night time slot, following King of the Hill . CONTENTS * 1 Summary * 2 Characters * 3 Locations * 4 Episodes * 5 DVD releases * 6 Soundtrack * 7 References * 8 External links SUMMARY43 episodes aired during the show's 3-year run. Each took over 2 months to produce, owing to the laborious stop-motion process
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Writers Guild Award
The WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA AWARDS for outstanding achievements in film , television , radio , and video game (added in 2008) writing, including both fiction and non-fiction categories, have been presented annually by the Writers Guild of America, East and Writers Guild of America, West since 1949. In 2004, the awards show was broadcast on television for the first time. CONTENTS * 1 Eligibility * 2 Lifetime achievement award * 3 Categories * 3.1 1940s * 3.2 1950s * 3.3 1960s * 3.4 1970s * 3.5 1980s * 3.6 1990s * 3.7 2000s * 3.8 2010s * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 External links ELIGIBILITYThe screen awards are for films that were exhibited theatrically during the preceding calendar year. The television awards are for series that were produced and aired between December 1 and November 30, regardless of how many episodes aired during this time period
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Diagnosis
DIAGNOSIS is the identification of the nature and cause of a certain phenomenon. Diagnosis is used in many different disciplines with variations in the use of logic , analytics , and experience to determine "cause and effect ". In systems engineering and computer science , it is typically used to determine the causes of symptoms, mitigations, and solutions
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Flipper (1995 TV Series)
FLIPPER (also known as FLIPPER – THE NEW ADVENTURES) is an American revival television series of the original 1964 Flipper television series . The first two seasons aired in first-run syndication ; Seasons 3 and 4 aired on the PAX network . The series was set in a town named Bal Harbor that was supposed to be in the Florida Keys region. (There is an actual town in Florida with a similar name, Bal Harbour, Florida just north of the City of Miami Beach .) However, it was largely filmed in Gold Coast, Queensland , Australia. Three episodes during the first season, including the pilot, were filmed in Pigeon Key, Florida and at the Dolphin Research Center in Grassy Key, Florida . The series is unrelated to the 1996 film of the same title which was also a remake of the 1960s TV series and films
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Sister, Sister (TV Series)
SISTER, SISTER is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia and Tamera Mowry . It aired from 1994 to 1999. The premise of the show was that the girls (playing characters Tia Landry and Tamera Campbell) were separated and adopted at birth. One was adopted by a single mother while the other was adopted by a couple, although the mother died a short time later. The two accidentally found each other fourteen years later and reunited. Created by Kim Bass , Gary Gilbert and Fred Shafferman, the series was produced by de Passe Entertainment and Paramount Network Television
Television
. The cast, along with Tia and Tamera Mowry, also featured Jackee Harry as Tia's mother, Tim Reid
Tim Reid
as Tamera's father, and Marques Houston as their annoying neighbor. RonReaco Lee and Deon Richmond joined the main cast in the fifth season
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Xena
XENA is a fictional character from Robert Tapert 's Xena: Warrior Princess franchise. Co-created by Tapert and John Schulian, she first appeared in the 1995–1999 television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys , before going on to appear in Xena: Warrior
Warrior
Princess TV show and subsequent comic book of the same name. The Warrior
Warrior
Princess has also appeared in the spin-off animated movie The Battle for Mount Olympus , as well as numerous non-canon expanded universe material, such as books and video games . Xena
Xena
was played by New Zealand
New Zealand
actress Lucy Lawless . Xena
Xena
is the protagonist of the story, and the series depicts her on a quest to redeem herself for her dark past by using her formidable fighting skills to help people
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The Cosby Mysteries
THE COSBY MYSTERIES is an American television mystery series that starred Bill Cosby . It is the first television series to star Cosby since The Cosby Show (which ended in the spring of 1992 ) and lasted one season (1994 –1995 ). Actor/Rapper Mos Def appeared in several episodes (credited as Dante Bezé). CONTENTS * 1 Premise * 2 In popular culture * 3 References * 4 External links PREMISE Cosby played Guy Hanks, a New York City Police Department criminalist who retired from the force after winning $44 million in the lottery. His peaceful retirement was frequently interrupted by his former colleagues, Detective Adam Sully ( James Naughton ) and Medical Examiner John Chapman (Robert Stanton ), who ask him to consult on tough cases
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Edgar Award
The EDGAR ALLAN POE AWARDS (popularly called the EDGARS), named after Edgar Allan Poe , are presented every year by the Mystery Writers of America , based in New York City
New York City
. They honor the best in mystery fiction , non-fiction , television , film , and theater published or produced in the previous year
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Steve Buscemi
STEVEN VINCENT BUSCEMI (/buːˈsɛmi/ ; born December 13, 1957) is an American actor and film director. Buscemi has starred and supported in successful Hollywood and indie films, including Parting Glances , New York Stories , Mystery Train , Reservoir Dogs , Desperado , Con Air , Armageddon , The Grey Zone , Ghost World , Big Fish , and The Sopranos . He is also known for his appearances in many films by the Coen brothers : Miller\'s Crossing , Barton Fink , The Hudsucker Proxy , Fargo , and The Big Lebowski . Buscemi provides the voice of Randall Boggs in the Monsters, Inc.
Monsters, Inc.
franchise . From 2010 to 2014, he portrayed Enoch "Nucky" Thompson in the critically acclaimed series Boardwalk Empire , which earned him two Screen Actors Guild Awards , a Golden Globe , and two nominations for an Emmy Award
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Screen Actors Guild
The SCREEN ACTORS GUILD (SAG) was an American labor union which represented over 100,000 film and television principal and background performers worldwide. On March 30, 2012, the union leadership announced that the SAG membership voted to merge with the American Federation of Television
Television
and Radio
Radio
Artists (AFTRA) to create SAG-AFTRA . According to SAG's Mission Statement, the Guild sought to: negotiate and enforce collective bargaining agreements that establish equitable levels of compensation, benefits, and working conditions for its performers; collect compensation for exploitation of recorded performances by its members, and provide protection against unauthorized use of those performances; and preserve and expand work opportunities for its members
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Directors Guild
Thomas Schlamme , President Vincent Misiano , National Vice President Michael Apted , Secretary-Treasurer Russell Hollander , National Executive Director OFFICE LOCATION7920 Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90046 COUNTRY United States WEBSITE www.dga.orgThe DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA (DGA) is an entertainment guild which represents the interests of film and television directors in the United States motion picture industry and abroad. Founded as the SCREEN DIRECTORS GUILD in 1936, the group merged with the Radio and Television Directors Guild in 1960 to become the modern Directors Guild of America
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Bobby Cannavale
ROBERT CANNAVALE (/ˌkænəˈvɑːli/ ; Italian: ; born May 3, 1970) is an American actor known for his leading role as Bobby Caffey
Bobby Caffey
in the first two seasons of the crime drama series Third Watch . Cannavale also had a recurring role on the NBC
NBC
comedy series Will & Grace as Will Truman 's long-term boyfriend Officer Vincent "Vince" D'Angelo, for which he won the 2005 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series , and portrayed Gyp Rosetti during the third season of the HBO
HBO
drama series Boardwalk Empire , for which he won the 2013 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series . In 2016, he starred in the HBO
HBO
drama series Vinyl , produced by Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese
and Mick Jagger
Mick Jagger

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Screen Actor's Guild
The SCREEN ACTORS GUILD (SAG) was an American labor union which represented over 100,000 film and television principal and background performers worldwide. On March 30, 2012, the union leadership announced that the SAG membership voted to merge with the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) to create SAG-AFTRA . According to SAG's Mission Statement, the Guild sought to: negotiate and enforce collective bargaining agreements that establish equitable levels of compensation, benefits, and working conditions for its performers; collect compensation for exploitation of recorded performances by its members, and provide protection against unauthorized use of those performances; and preserve and expand work opportunities for its members
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American Film Institute
The AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE (AFI) is an American film organization that educates filmmakers and honors the heritage of the motion picture arts in the United States
United States
. AFI is supported by private funding and public membership. CONTENTS * 1 Membership * 2 History * 3 List of programs in brief * 4 AFI Conservatory * 4.1 Notable alumni * 5 AFI programs * 5.1 AFI Catalog of Feature Films * 5.2 AFI Life Achievement Award * 5.3 AFI Awards * 5.4 AFI Maya Deren Award * 5.5 AFI 100 Years..
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