|Born||January 20, 1972|
Doug Miro (born January 20, 1972) is an American screenwriter based in Los Angeles. Miro studied screenwriting at the USC School of Cinematic Arts and graduated with a degree in English from Stanford University.
Life and career
Miro and Bernard first made their mark with Motor City, an adaptation of the novel Edsel, (Loren Estleman) a film noir set in 1950s Detroit. The team also adapted Dean King’s Skeletons of the Zahara: A True Story of Survival, which chronicles the wreck of a Connecticut merchant ship and the crew’s subsequent adventures in the Sahara Desert in 1815. After reading their adaptation, Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy hired the writing team to work on the script for the 2011 Tintin movie.
Miro is a creator and executive producer of the Netflix series Narcos.
- (2005) The Great Raid
- (2009) The Uninvited
- (2010) Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
- (2010) The Sorcerer's Apprentice
- (2015-2017) Narcos
- (2016) The Great Wall
- (2018-) Narcos: Mexico
- USC School of Cinematic Arts Speakers Series
- Jake Gyllenhaal Crowned Prince of Persia, Hollywood Reporter, May 20, 2008
- The Uninvited, Variety, Jan. 29, 2009
- The Great Raid, Variety, Aug. 3, 2005
- National Treasure 3 Writers Hired, FilmShaft, April 6, 2010
- Comics2Film, April 24, 2002
- MovieWeb, April 13, 2004
- The Adventures of Tintin Gets a December Release Date, FusedFilm.com, Dec.23, 2011 Archived January 21, 2011, at the Wayback Machine