Dan Futterman - Quotes

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Does 'Shooting Fish' have less artistic merit than a play like 'Angels In America,' which I did? Well, probably. But it's good for something.

Does 'Shooting Fish' have less artistic merit than a play like 'Angels In America,' which I did? Well, probably. But it's good for something.

I don't pretend to be anything but an actor and a writer. ---->>>

I loved being in Bombay. It was a pretty thrilling place to walk around and explore. ---->>>

I was raised Jewish and bar mitzvahed. ---->>>

We are breaking new ground in the territory of dumb with 'Shooting Fish.' Dumb, but in good taste. Silly, but not ridiculous. ---->>>

I think I'm kind of attracted to the material more than the medium. I'm not opposed to doing a television show, though. I actually think there are a couple of good ones. And there is some terrible theater. Film is a very different kind of acting. ---->>>

With a play, there's more of a definable arc because of the nature of theater: You know, there's no editing, so there's something more natural about the arc a character follows in a play. I think theater is more an actor's medium, whereas film is more a director's medium, because that's who controls the final feel of the film. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 06-08, 1967
Birthplace: Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S.
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Occupation: Actor
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Daniel Paul "Dan" Futterman (born June 8, 1967) is an American actor and screenwriter. Futterman wrote the screenplay for the film Capote, for which he received an Academy Award nomination, and Independent Spirit, Boston Society of Film Critics, and Los Angeles Film Critics Association awards. He received a second Academy Award nomination for co-writing the script to Foxcatcher in 2014 (wikipedia)