Terry Rossio

Terry Rossio ( born July 2, 1960 in Kalamazoo, Michigan) is an American screenwriter.


He became known for his screenplays for the Pirates of the Caribbean quadrology. Together with his colleague Ted Elliott, he was nominated for a 2004 Bram Stoker Award. The two also wrote the Oscar -nominated screenplay for Shrek. For this she ever won an award at the Annie Awards and the British Academy Film Awards.

His debut as an author he gave in 1989 with Little Monster.

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