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John August Net Worth

John August Net Worth is
$950,000

John August Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

John August's screenwriting credits include Go (1999), Big Fish (2003), Titan A.E. (2000), Charlie's Angels (2000), and Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003). Born and raised in Boulder, Colorado, John earned a degree in journalism from Drake University in Iowa and an MFA in film from the Peter Stark program at the University of Southern ...
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Date Of BirthAugust 4, 1970
Place Of BirthBoulder, Colorado, United States
ProfessionWriter, Producer, Soundtrack
EducationDrake University, University of Southern California
NominationsBAFTA Award for Best Screenplay, Adapted
Star SignLeo
#Quote
1You tend to have a lot of ideas you would like to see made into movies, yet the reality is that most things that actually become movies aren't brand-new ideas. At this point in time, the movies that get made are based on some pre-existing piece of intellectual property.
#Fact
1Since 2011, has hosted, with good friend and fellow screenwriter Craig Mazin, 'Scriptnotes', a weekly podcast on the craft of screenwriting.
2He did an uncredited rewrite on Iron Man (2008).
3Has a daughter with his partner, Mike.
4Did an uncredited rewrite on the Martin Lawrence comedy Blue Streak. Source: Austin Film Festival podcast.
5The September 25, 2000 draft of the screenplay for Jurassic Park III (2001) credits revisions to John August. He is not credited in the final film.
6Former day job: Campus tour guide at Iowa's Drake University.
7When he was tapped to write the modern adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, it was revealed that he had never seen the original 70s movie-musical featuring Gene Wilder. Upon asking Tim Burton if he had should see it before going ahead with his work, Burton responded with a resolute "Definitely Not!!!".
8Graduated from USC School of Cinema-Television's Peter Stark program

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Aladdinscreenplay announced
Frankenweenie2012screenplay
Dark Shadows2012story
The Nines2007written by
Corpse Bride2005screenplay
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory2005screenplay
Alaska2003TV Movie written by
Big Fish2003screenplay
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle2003screenplay / story
Charlie's Angels2000written by
Titan A.E.2000screenplay
D.C.TV Series writer - 2 episodes, 2000 screenplay - 1 episode, 2000
Go1999written by
God1998Short written by

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time2010executive producer
Alaska2003TV Movie executive producer
D.C.2000TV Series co-executive producer
Go1999co-producer

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Frankenweenie2012lyrics: "Elsa's Song"
Corpse Bride2005lyrics: "Remains of the Day", "Tears to Shed", "According to Plan"
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory2005lyrics: "Wonka's Welcome Song"
Big Fish2003writer: "Twice the Love"

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Nines2007
God1998Short

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Go1999second unit director

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Corpse Bride2005song: lyrics by

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Scooby-Doo2002script revisions - uncredited

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Office Ninja2014special thanks
Bunker2014/IShort thanks
Lucid2012/IIIShort special thanks
Arbitrage2012the director wishes to thank
Buried2010thanks
Bandslam2009thanks
The Mysteries of Pittsburgh2008the filmmakers wish to thank

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
On Story2013-2014TV SeriesHimself
Advice for New Screenwriters2010Video documentary shortHimself
More Tales from the Script2010Video documentaryHimself
Notes on Craft: Rewriting and Polishing2009Video documentaryHimself
Tales from the Script2009DocumentaryHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2007TV SeriesHimself
Inside the Two Worlds of 'The Corpse Bride'2006Video documentary shortHimself
The Animators: The Breath of Life2006Video documentary shortHimself
Tim Burton: Dark vs. Light2006Video shortHimself
Voices from the Underworld2006Video shortHimself
HBO First Look2004-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
My Date with Drew2004DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
E! True Hollywood Story2007TV Series documentaryHimself

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2013AnnieAnnie AwardsWriting in an Animated Feature ProductionFrankenweenie (2012)
2007Best FilmSitges - Catalonian International Film FestivalThe Nines (2007)
2006GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual MediaCharlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
2006IOMAItalian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)Best Original Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura originale)Corpse Bride (2005)
2004BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Screenplay - AdaptedBig Fish (2003)
2004Critics Choice AwardBroadcast Film Critics Association AwardsBest WriterBig Fish (2003)
2004Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsAdapted ScreenplayBig Fish (2003)
2004IOMAItalian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)Best Adapted Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura non originale)Big Fish (2003)
2004PFCS AwardPhoenix Film Critics Society AwardsBest Screenplay, AdaptedBig Fish (2003)
2004Razzie AwardRazzie AwardsWorst ScreenplayCharlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
2003ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Adapted ScreenplayBig Fish (2003)

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