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Shirley MacLaine
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Kathy Bates
(Movies & TV)
Liza Minnelli
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Jennifer Grey
(Movies & TV)
Julie Andrews
(Movies & TV)
Frances Sternhagen
(Movies & TV)
Christopher Plummer
(Movies & TV)
 

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Ernest Thompson

Knowledge Identifier: +Ernest_Thompson

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Ernest Thompson

American writer, actor, and director add

Category: Literature

Born in 1949.

Countries: United States (66%), Maryland (10%), Canada (7%)

Main connections: Shirley MacLaine, Kathy Bates, Liza Minnelli

Linked to: University of Maryland, College Park, CBS, Category:American University alumni, Category:The Catholic University of America alumni

 

Timeline


 

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Ernest Thompson was born in 1949 add something


1969

He went on to direct "1969", starring Kiefer Sutherland, Robert Downey, Jr., and Winona Ryder add something


1971

He attended the University of Maryland and The Catholic University of America, graduating cum laude from American University in 1971 add something


1977

Westside medical 1977

1978

The play opened off-off-Broadway in 1978, starring Tom Aldredge and Frances Sternhagen add something


1979

A great success at the Kennedy Center, it opened at the New Apollo Theater on Broadway February 28, 1979 add something

 

On Golden Pond (1981 film) - The screenplay by Ernest Thompson was adapted from his 1979 play of the same title


1981

It went on to become a hit 1981 film starring Katharine Hepburn and Henry Fonda add something


 

Thompson won the Academy award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1982, as well as awards from the Golden Globes and the Writers Guild of America add something


1990

During the 1990s, Thompson wrote the television film "Take Me Home Again" in 1994, based on the novel by Lamar Herrin, starring Kirk Douglas and Craig T. Nelson, in which Thompson appeared add something


1993

In 1993, Thompson married Kristie Lanier at his home in New Hampshire, where he raised daughters Heather and Danielle add something


1995

Thompson wrote and directed a television version based on the play, premiering on CBS Thanksgiving night 1995, starring Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minnelli, Kathy Bates, and Jennifer Grey add something


2000

In 2000, Thompson directed his 12 short plays, "The Penis Responds", off-off-Broadway, costarring with Richard Gilliland add something

 

Jennifer Grey - Grey appeared with Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minnelli, and Kathy Bates in the CBS television movie "The West Side Waltz", adapted by Ernest Thompson from his play, an episode of "Friends" as Mindy, and she had a small role in the 2000 film "Bounce" with Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Affleck


2001

In 2001, he directed his own TV version of "On Golden Pond", starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer add something

 

Filipe La Feria - In 2001 he enacted "A Casa do Lago" by Ernest Thompson with Eunice Muñoz and Ruy de Carvalho


2012

In 2012, he married Kerrin Adrian add something


2015

Thompson will be writing and directing the company's third movie in the summer of 2015 add something