Simon Beaufoy

Simon Beaufoy

Highest Rated: 96% The Full Monty (1997)

Lowest Rated: 19% Blow Dry (2001)

Birthday: Not Available

Birthplace: Keighley, West Yorkshire, England, UK

Screenwriter Simon Beaufoy was the author of two of the most winning, crowd-pleasing feature films in movie history - the Oscar-nominated "Full Monty" (1997) and "Slumdog Millionaire," which won the hearts of moviegoers in 2008. Both projects were distinguished by the considerable warmth and excitement of their underdog stories, as well as a latent streak of social commentary about the ability of the disenfranchised to rise above their situation, despite the worst intentions of the establishment. In addition to these hits, Beaufoy worked extensively in independent British cinema on films like "Among Giants" (1998) and "Darkest Light" (1999). The success of "Monty" and especially "Slumdog" assured Beaufoy's status as one of the international scene's most promising screenwriters.

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85% 71% Battle of the Sexes Screenwriter $12.6M 2017
72% 68% Everest Screenwriter $43.2M 2015
90% 89% The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Screenwriter - 2013
80% No Score Yet Folie à deux - A Madness Made of Two Executive Producer - 2012
67% 64% Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Screenwriter $73K 2011
93% 85% 127 Hours Screenwriter $18.3M 2010
78% 71% Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Screenwriter $12.3M 2008
91% 90% Slumdog Millionaire Screenwriter $141.3M 2008
No Score Yet 87% Yasmin Writer - 2004
No Score Yet 88% This Is Not a Love Song Executive Producer,
Writer
- 2002
19% 55% Blow Dry Writer $637.8K 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Darkest Light Director - 1999
60% 40% Among Giants Writer $64.4K 1998
96% 79% The Full Monty Writer $45.9M 1997

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78% 78% Trust Creator,
Executive Producer,
Writer
2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Burn Up Writer 2008

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