Alec Sokolow

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Alec Sokolow
Occupation Screenwriter
Nationality United States
Notable works Toy Story
Cheaper by the Dozen
Evan Almighty
Relatives Sam Sokolow (brother)

Alec Sokolow is an American film writer who has worked on such projects as the movies Cheaper by the Dozen,[1] Toy Story,[2] Money Talks,[citation needed] and Garfield: The Movie.[3] He frequently works with Joel Cohen.

Along with director Joss Whedon, Andrew Stanton, John Lasseter, Pete Docter, Joe Ranft, and Cohen, Sokolow was nominated in 1995 for the Academy Award for Best Writing (Original Screenplay) for his work on Toy Story.[4]

Beyond writing, Sokolow and Cohen jointly directed Monster Mash: The Movie and executive produced Gnomes and Trolls: The Secret Chamber (2008).

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  1. ^ Holden, Steve (2003-12-25). "Cheaper by the Dozen - Mining the Sanitized …". New York Times. Retrieved 2009-05-07.
  2. ^ "{title}". Archived from the original on 2009-02-01. Retrieved 2011-12-10.
  3. ^ Scott, A. O. (2004-06-11). "A Cat From the Comics, Full of Lasagna". New York Times. Retrieved 2009-05-07.
  4. ^ "Academy Awards database". Archived from the original on 2012-07-07. Retrieved 9 December 2011.

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