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Paul Attanasio

Highest Rated: 96% Quiz Show (1994)

Lowest Rated: 12% Sphere (1998)

Birthday: Nov 14, 1959

Birthplace: Not Available

Writer Paul Attanasio was a film critic for The Washington Post from 1984 to 1987. He started writing for television with the CBS sitcom Doctor Doctor and the NBC crime drama Homicide: Life on the Street. In 1994 he turned to feature films to write several Oscar-nominated screenplay adaptations: the drama Quiz Show (book by Richard Goodwin), the thrillers Disclosure and Sphere (books by Michael Crichton), the gangster movie Donnie Brasco (book by Joseph Pistone), and the political thriller The Sum of All Fears (book by Tom Clancy). Working back in television, he started executive producing in addition to writing the medical drama Gideon's Crossing and the pilot for R.U.S.H.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
91% The Fighter Screenwriter $93.6M 2010
92% The Bourne Ultimatum Screenwriter $227.5M 2007
34% The Good German Screenwriter $0.9M 2007
12% Sphere Screenwriter 1998
88% Donnie Brasco Screenwriter 1997
59% Disclosure Screenwriter 1994
No Score Yet The Quiz Show Scandal (Kwijeu Wang) Screenwriter 1994
96% Quiz Show Screenwriter 1994
43% Rapid Fire Screenwriter 1992

TV

Credit
68% Tommy
2020
Executive Producer 2020
No Score Yet Bull
2016
Screenwriter 2019
2017
2016
90% House
2004-2012
Producer Executive Producer 2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
50% Gideon's Crossing
2000-2001
Executive Producer Screenwriter 2001
2000

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