Sheldon Turner

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Sheldon Turner is a screenwriter and producer. His produced credits as a screenwriter include The Longest Yard (2005), The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006), Up in the Air (2009) and X-Men: First Class (2011).

Turner was featured in The Dialogue interview series.[1] In this 90-minute interview with producer Mike DeLuca, Turner charts his detour from law school to screenwriting. Turner will be writing the live action Splinter Cell movie.[2]

Awards[edit]

Up in the Air's script won:

  • The Richard Attenborough Award Screenwriter Prize[10]
  • The Central Ohio Film Critics award for Best Adapted Screenplay[22][23]
  • The Denver Film Critics award for Best Adapted Screenplay[29][30][31]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Dialogue Interview Screenwriter Sheldon, www.amazon.com
  2. ^ "New Regency & Ubisoft Hire ‘Everest’ Scribe Sheldon Turner For ‘Splinter Cell’ ". Deadline. Retrieved 2014-03-31. 
  3. ^ "Orange British Academy Film Awards in 2010 – Long List". British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Retrieved 2010-01-08. 
  4. ^ O'Neil, Tom (2010-01-07). "BAFTA's long lists led by 'An Education' at 17 mentions; 'Inglourious Basterds' at 14". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2010-01-08. 
  5. ^ "Bafta nominations: Avatar and An Education lead field". BBC News. 2010-01-21. Retrieved 2010-01-21. 
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  7. ^ "The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Nominations". Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Retrieved 2009-12-15. 
  8. ^ Stewart, Andrew (2009-12-15). "'Up in the Air' tops Golden Globe noms". Variety (magazine). Retrieved 2009-12-15. 
  9. ^ "And the Winner Is… ‘Avatar’". New York Times. 2010-01-17. Retrieved 2010-01-17. 
  10. ^ Kemp, Stuart (2010-01-28). "'Up' wins U.K. regional journalists' award". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2010-01-28. [dead link]
  11. ^ "USC Libraries Announce Scripter 2010 Finalists". University of Southern California Libraries. 2010-01-06. Retrieved 2010-01-06. 
  12. ^ King, Susan (2010-01-06). "Scripter Award nominees announced: 'District 9,' 'An Education,' 'Precious,' 'Up in the Air' and 'Crazy Heart' vie for best adapted script.". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2010-01-07. 
  13. ^ Kit, Borys (2010-02-07). "Scripter Award to 'Air' writers". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2010-02-07. [dead link]
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  15. ^ "2010 Writers Guild Awards Screen Nominees Announced". Writers Guild of America. 2010-01-11. Retrieved 2010-01-11. 
  16. ^ O'Neil, Tom (2010-01-11). "Will one of the 10 WGA nominees win best picture at the Oscars?". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2010-01-11. 
  17. ^ Karger, Dave (2010-02-20). "'Hurt Locker,' 'Up in the Air' win Writers Guild Awards". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2010-02-21. 
  18. ^ "The 15th Critics' Choice Awards Nominees". Broadcast Film Critics Association. Retrieved 2009-12-14. 
  19. ^ Kilday, Gregg (2009-12-14). "'Basterds,' 'Nine, lead Critics' Choice noms: "Avatar," "Hurt Locker," "Up In The Air" close behind". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2009-12-14. [dead link]
  20. ^ King, Susan (2010-01-16). "Broadcast critics name 'Hurt Locker' best picture". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2010-01-15. [dead link]
  21. ^ Kilday, Gregg; Kit, Borys (2010-01-15). "'Hurt Locker' tops Critics' Choice Awards: 'Avatar' takes home the most trophies". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2010-01-16.  [dead link]
  22. ^ "The 8th Annual Central Ohio Film Critics Association Awards". Central Ohio Film Critics Association. 2010-01-07. Retrieved 2010-01-09. 
  23. ^ Montgomery, Steve (2010-01-08). "'Up in the Air', George Clooney, Carey Mulligan Win in Ohio". Alt Film Guide. Retrieved 2010-01-09. 
  24. ^ "2009 - Nominees for the 22nd Annual Chicago Film Critics Awards (in alphabetical order); Winners announced Dec. 21.". Chicago Film Critics Association. 2009-12-16. Retrieved 2009-12-16. 
  25. ^ Maxwell, Erin (2009-12-16). "Chicago critics high on 'Air,' 'Wild Things': Pic each nab six noms from CFCA". Variety (magazine). Retrieved 2009-12-16. 
  26. ^ "Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Name "Up in the Air" Best Picture of 2009". Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association. 2009-12-16. Retrieved 2009-12-16. 
  27. ^ Wilonsky, Robert (2009-12-16). "DFW Crix Up in the Air With Year-End Tally". Dallas Observer. Retrieved 2009-12-16. 
  28. ^ Safaya, Rubin (2009-12-16). "Up in the Air Dominates Dallas-Ft. Worth Film Critics Awards". Cinemalogue. Retrieved 2009-12-16. 
  29. ^ Montgomery, Steve (2010-01-13). "'Up in the Air', 'The Hurt Locker', Meryl Streep, George Clooney: Denver Film Critics Nominees". Alternate Film Guide. Retrieved 2010-01-13. 
  30. ^ Robinson, Anna (2010-01-13). "Denver Film Critics 2010 Nominations". Alternate Film Guide. Retrieved 2010-01-13. 
  31. ^ "Denver Film Critics Society 2009-2010 Award Winners". Denver Film Critics Society. 2010-01-27. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  32. ^ Dansby, Andrew (2009-12-18). "Houston film critics announcing awards Saturday". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  33. ^ Montgomery, Steve (2009-12-20). "'The Hurt Locker', 'Up In The Air' are the Big Winners in Houston". Alternate Film Guide. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  34. ^ Dansby, Andrew (2009-12-18). "Houston film critics announcing awards Saturday". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  35. ^ Montgomery, Steve (2009-12-20). "'The Hurt Locker', 'Up In The Air' are the Big Winners in Houston". Alternate Film Guide. Retrieved 2009-12-20. 
  36. ^ "Ind. film critics group honors 'Up in the Air'". Journal & Courier. 2009-12-15. Retrieved 2009-12-15. [dead link]
  37. ^ "The KCFCC voted for the following winners of the Loutzenhiser Awards". Kansas City Film Critics Circle. 2010-01-03. Retrieved 2010-01-09. 
  38. ^ Robinson, Anna (2010-01-04). "'Up in the Air', Meryl Streep, George Clooney: Kansas City Critics’ Winners". Alt Film Guide. Retrieved 2010-01-09. 
  39. ^ "Los Angeles Film Critics Announce 2009 Award Winners". Los Angeles Film Critics Association. Retrieved 2009-12-13. 
  40. ^ Honeycutt, Kirk (2009-12-13). "L.A. film critics honor Mo'Nique: Christoph Waltz, 'Up in the Air' also tapped for awards". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2009-12-13. [dead link]
  41. ^ "2009 National Board of Review Awards". National Board of Review. Retrieved 2009-12-03. 
  42. ^ "Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Names "The Hurt Locker" Best Movie of 2009". Oklahoma Film Critics Circle. 2009-12-22. Retrieved 2009-12-29. 
  43. ^ "Meryl Streep Receives Best Actress Honors from Oklahoma Film Critics Circle". Broadway World. 2009-12-28. Retrieved 2009-12-29. 
  44. ^ Pond, Steve (2009-12-14). "Southeastern Critics Salute 'Up in the Air'". The Wrap. Retrieved 2009-12-14. 
  45. ^ "Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2009". 2009-12-16. Retrieved 2009-12-18. 
  46. ^ "The Final 2009 WAFCA Award Winners will be announced on December 7, 2009". Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association. Retrieved 2009-12-06. 
  47. ^ "'Up in the Air' wins best film from DC Area Film Critics Association". The Wrap. 2009-12-06. Retrieved 2009-12-06. 
  48. ^ Bunch, Sonny (2009-12-07). "'Up in Air' tops D.C. critics picks". The Washington Times. Retrieved 2009-12-06. 

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