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Nora Ephron (1941–2012)

Writer | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
You've Got Mail (1998) | Sleepless in Seattle (1993) | Julie & Julia (2009)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 15 nominations More »
BORN 
May 19, 1941 (died Jun 26, 2012)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Jake and the GiantsJake and the Giants Grateful Thanks To  Less 2015 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Me and Earl and the Dying GirlMe and Earl and the Dying Girl Special Thanks  Less 2015 $8MM $6.7MM
  • Primary photo for The Five-Year EngagementThe Five-Year Engagement Special Thanks  Less 2012 $30MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for The Five Stages of GriefThe Five Stages of Grief (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Leaves of GrassLeaves of Grass The Director Wishes To Thank  Less 2009 $9MM $68K
  • Primary photo for Julie & JuliaJulie & Julia Director, Producer, Writer (Screenplay)  Less 2009 $40MM $94MM
  • Primary photo for Acting for the CameraActing for the Camera (Short) Writer (Additional Dialogue)  Less 2009 $2K
  • Primary photo for CakeCake Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for BewitchedBewitched Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2005 $85MM $62MM
  • Primary photo for How Harry Met Sally...How Harry Met Sally... (Video) Herself - Screenwriter, Special Thanks  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Lucky NumbersLucky Numbers Director, Producer  Less 2000 $63MM $10MM
  • Primary photo for Hanging UpHanging Up Producer, Writer (Screenplay)  Less 2000 $60MM $36MM
  • Primary photo for You've Got MailYou've Got Mail Director, Producer, Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1998 $65MM $116MM
  • Primary photo for All I Wanna DoAll I Wanna Do Executive Producer  Less 1998 $780K
  • Primary photo for MichaelMichael Director, Producer, Writer ("Lips Like a Blowfish" (1996)), Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1996 $95MM
  • Primary photo for Mixed NutsMixed Nuts Director, Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1994 $15MM $6.8MM
  • Primary photo for Sleepless in SeattleSleepless in Seattle Director, Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1993 $21MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for Husbands and WivesHusbands and Wives Dinner Party Guests  Less 1992 $20MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for This Is My LifeThis Is My Life Director, Writer ("You Can't Get To Heaven"), Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1992 $2.9MM
  • Primary photo for My Blue HeavenMy Blue Heaven Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1990 $24MM
  • Primary photo for Crimes and MisdemeanorsCrimes and Misdemeanors Wedding Guest  Less 1989 $19MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for CookieCookie Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1989 $1.9MM
  • Primary photo for When Harry Met Sally...When Harry Met Sally... Associate Producer, Writer  Less 1989 $16MM $93MM
  • Primary photo for HeartburnHeartburn Writer (Novel), Writer (Screenplay)  Less 1986 $20MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for SilkwoodSilkwood Writer  Less 1983 $10MM $36MM
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The 74th Annual Academy AwardsThe 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Director (New York Tribute)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1998), Special Thanks (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Perfect GentlemenPerfect Gentlemen (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Adam's RibAdam's Rib (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
Self (52 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Reel Herstory: The Real Story of Reel WomenReel Herstory: The Real Story of Reel Women Herself - Interviewee  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Smiling Through the ApocalypseSmiling Through the Apocalypse Herself  Less 2013 $4K
  • Primary photo for Makers: Women Who Make AmericaMakers: Women Who Make America (TV Mini-series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 2011 Annual American Theatre Wing GalaThe 2011 Annual American Theatre Wing Gala (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Vine TalkVine Talk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Herself - Guest (9 episodes, 1998–2010)  Less 1998–2010
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  • Primary photo for Real Time with Bill MaherReal Time with Bill Maher (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for From Weepies to Chick FlicksFrom Weepies to Chick Flicks (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2010 €194
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mike NicholsAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mike Nichols (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2010 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for Secret Ingredients: Creating Julie & JuliaSecret Ingredients: Creating Julie & Julia (Video) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Delivering 'You've Got Mail'Delivering 'You've Got Mail' (Video) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself - Top Ten List Presenter (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for New York 360º Presents: The 2007 Matrix AwardsNew York 360º Presents: The 2007 Matrix Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2007 $250K
  • Primary photo for Greatest Ever Romantic MoviesGreatest Ever Romantic Movies (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Dreams on SpecDreams on Spec Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Oprah Winfrey ShowThe Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Treasures Untold: The Making of Disney's 'The Little Mermaid'Treasures Untold: The Making of Disney's 'The Little Mermaid' (Video) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for This WeekThis Week (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Dateline NBCDateline NBC (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1999–2006)  Less 1999–2006
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and CatchphrasesAFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (TV Special) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Bewitched: Star ShotsBewitched: Star Shots (Video) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Casting a Spell: Making 'Bewitched'Casting a Spell: Making 'Bewitched' (Video) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Hopeless PicturesHopeless Pictures (TV Series) Herself  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Why I Love 'Bewitched'Why I Love 'Bewitched' (Video) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Meryl StreepAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Meryl Streep (TV Special) Herself  Less 2004 $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Director & Writer (2 episodes, 1995–2003)  Less 1995–2003
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Tom HanksAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Tom Hanks (TV Special) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for New York at the MoviesNew York at the Movies (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Film GenreFilm Genre (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for ESPN SportsCenturyESPN SportsCentury (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1998–2000)  Less 1998–2000
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Hanging Up'The Making of 'Hanging Up' (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Steve Martin: Seriously FunnySteve Martin: Seriously Funny Herself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Signed, Sealed, DeliveredSigned, Sealed, Delivered (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The DirectorsThe Directors (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes)  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for Where's Elvis This Week?Where's Elvis This Week? (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Good, the Bad & the BeautifulThe Good, the Bad & the Beautiful (TV Special) Herself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Home ShowThe Home Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1983–1992)  Less 1983–1992
  • Primary photo for Primetime LivePrimetime Live (TV Series) Herself - Screenwriter (segment "Nora Ephron") (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Author (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Everything Is CopyEverything Is Copy Herself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 67th Annual Tony AwardsThe 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie) Herself - Writer (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The 85th Annual Academy AwardsThe 85th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Writer & Director (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The EE British Academy Film AwardsThe EE British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Whistleblowers: The Untold StoriesWhistleblowers: The Untold Stories (TV Series) Herself - Award winning Director / Herself - Award winning Director and activist (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Nixon (Aug 6, 2012) Herself - Award winning Director (archive footage)  Less
    • Silkwood (Jan 2, 2012) Herself - Award winning Director and activist (archive footage)  Less

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