Richard Russo Net Worth

Richard Russo Net Worth is
$1 Million

Richard Russo Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Richard Russo was born on July 15, 1949 in Johnstown, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Keeping Mum (2005), Empire Falls (2005) and Nobody's Fool (1994). He is married to Barbara Marie. They have two children.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthJuly 15, 1949
Place Of BirthJohnstown, New York, USA
ProfessionWriter, Producer, Actor
EducationUniversity of Arizona
SpouseBarbara Russo
ParentsJean Russo
AwardsPulitzer Prize for Fiction, Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada, Ambassador Book Award for Fiction
NominationsGoodreads Choice Awards Best Fiction, Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special
MoviesKeeping Mum, The Ice Harvest, Brush with Fate, The Human Stain, The Flamingo Rising, Twilight, Nobody's Fool
Star SignCancer
1As of Empire Falls (2005) (TV), 3 of Russo's 7 produced scripts have been made with Paul Newman as a star.
2Russo appears as a character in the book She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders, the memoir of his close friend and fellow Colby College professor Jennifer Finney Boylan. Russo also wrote the afterword for the book.
3As of 2005, three of his film projects have starred Paul Newman: Nobody's Fool (1994), (Twilight (1998), and "Empire Falls" (2005).
4Pulitzer-winning "Empire Falls" novel optioned for film by HBO. Robert Benton set to direct, with Paul Newman producing/starring just as they did in making film of Russo's story "Nobody's Fool".
5Winner in 2002 of Pulitzer Prize for fiction, for novel "Empire Falls".
6Two daughters: Emily, Kate.
7Teaches Creative Writing at Colby College in Waterville, Maine
8Educated at University of Arizona, with B.A., then Ph.D, 1980 and M.F.A 1981.


Joy Ride2014/IShort story
Keeping Mum2005screenplay / story
The Ice Harvest2005screenplay
Empire Falls2005TV Mini-Series novel - 2 episodes
Brush with Fate2003TV Movie teleplay
The Flamingo Rising2001TV Movie teleplay
Twilight1998written by
Nobody's Fool1994novel
Monsters1989TV Series story - 1 episode


Break Point2014executive producer
The Ice Harvest2005executive producer


The Human Stain2003Faculty Committee Member


Nobody's Fool1994special thanks


Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and 'To Kill a Mockingbird'2010DocumentaryHimself

Won Awards

2006Film Discovery Jury AwardUS Comedy Arts FestivalScreenplayKeeping Mum (2005)

Nominated Awards

2007Movies for Grownups AwardAARP Movies for Grownups AwardsBest ScreenwriterKeeping Mum (2005)
2006EdgarEdgar Allan Poe AwardsBest Motion Picture ScreenplayThe Ice Harvest (2005)
2005Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic SpecialEmpire Falls (2005)
2005OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Writing of a Motion Picture or MiniseriesEmpire Falls (2005)
1995USC Scripter AwardUSC Scripter AwardNobody's Fool (1994)

Known for movies

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