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Allen, Woody

Born: 1935 AD
Currently alive, at 86 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Comedians, Director, Writers

1935 – Allen was born in New York City on December 1, 1935.

1942 – Attended Hebrew school then went to Midwood High School.

1951 – Started writing for Sid Caesar at the age of sixteen.

1954 – He started writing scripts at the age of nineteen for television shows like  The Ed Sullivan Show, The Tonight Show, Caesar’s Hour.

1956 – Married Harlene Rosen on March 15, 1956.

1960 – Made his debut as a stan-up comedian and wrote scripts for the popular television show Candid Camera.

1965 – He wrote the initial screenplay of the movie "What’s New, Pussycat?" which was his first movie production.

1966 – Wrote the short story entitled Don’t Drink the Water that was played in Broadway. Directed the movie "What’s Up, Tiger Lily?". Married Louise Lasser on February 2, 1966.

1967 – Appeared in the James Bond Spoof, Casino Royale.

1969 – Wrote the short story entitled Play It Again, Sam that appeared on Broadway.

1972 – Starred in the film version of Play It Again, Sam.

1976 – Starred in the movie The Front.

1978 – Won the 1978 O. Henry Award for his short story "The Kugelmass Episode".

1980 – Allen played the main character Sandy Bates in the movie Stardust Memories. Won the Cesar Award for Best Foreign Film for the movie Manhattan.

1982 – Starred in the movie A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy as Andrew.

1992 – Directed the movie Shadows and Fog.

1995 – He was chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in Film History.

1996 – Wrote and directed the musical movie Everyone Says I Love You.

1997 – Married Soon-Yi Previn on December 22, 1997.

2000 – Worked with DreamWorks SKG for the film Small Time Crooks.

2001 – Directed the movie The Curse of the Jade Scorpion.

2002 – Won the Prince of Asturias Award and received the Palme des Palmes, a special lifetime achievement award granted by the Cannes Festival.

2003 – Directed the movie Anything Else.

2004 – Directed the movie Melinda and Melinda.

2005 – Directed the movie Match Point, which was the most successful films of him for the past ten years as director.

2006 – Released the film Scoop which he shoot in London.