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David Adams Richards Net Worth

David Adams Richards Net Worth is
$2 Million

David Adams Richards Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

David Adams Richards, CM, ONB (born 17 October 1950) is a Canadian novelist, essayist, screenwriter and poet.Born in Newcastle, New Brunswick, Richards left St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick, three credits shy of completing a BA. Richards has been a writer-in-residence at various universities and colleges across Canada, including the University of New Brunswick. He is currently the Artist in Residence at St. Thomas University.Richards has received numerous awards including 2 Gemini Awards for scriptwriting for Small Gifts and "For Those Who Hunt The Wounded Down", the Alden Nowlan Award for Excellence in the Arts, and the Canadian Authors Association Award for his novel Evening Snow Will Bring Such Peace. Richards is one of only three writers to have won in both the fiction and non-fiction categories of the Governor General's Award. He won the 1988 fiction award for Nights Below Station Street and the 1998 non-fiction award for Lines on the Water: A Fisherman's Life on the Miramichi. He was also a co-winner of the 2000 Giller Prize for Mercy Among the Children. In 2009, he was made a Member of the Order of Canada "for his contributions to the Canadian literary scene as an essayist, screenwriter and writer of fiction and non-fiction". In 2011 he received the Matt Cohen Prize.In 1971, he married the former Peggy McIntyre. They have two sons, John Thomas Richards and Anton Richards, and reside in Fredericton as of December 2012.The Writers' Federation of New Brunswick administers an annual David Adams Richards Prize for Fiction.Richards' papers are currently housed at the University of New Brunswick.
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Date Of Birth1950-10-17
Place Of BirthNewcastle, New Brunswick, Canada
ProfessionWriter
NationalityCanadian

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bay of Love and Sorrows2002novel / written by
Nights Below Station Street1997book
For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down1996TV Movie book
Small Gifts1994TV Movie
Tuesday, Wednesday1987story

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Extraordinary Canadians2011TV SeriesHimself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1999WGC AwardWriters Guild of CanadaNights Below Station Street (1997)
1998GeminiGemini AwardsBest Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-SeriesFor Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down (1996)
1998WGC AwardWriters Guild of CanadaFor Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down (1996)
1996GeminiGemini AwardsBest Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-SeriesSmall Gifts (1994)

Known for movies


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