Mario Puzo

Writer

Writer


Mario Puzo was born October 15, 1920, in "Hell's Kitchen" on Manhattan's (NY) West Side and, following military service in World War II, attended New York's New School for Social Research and Columbia University. His best-known novel, "The Godfather," was preceded by two critically acclaimed novels, "The Dark Arena" and "The Fortunate Pilgrim." In...
Birth date
1920-10-15
Death date
1999-07-02
Awards
Won 2 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations.

Known For


The Godfather
The Godfather
Writer (1972)
Superman
Superman
Writer (1978)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterSuperman II: The Richard Donner Cut
(Video) (screenplay by) / (story by)
2006
WriterThe Godfather
(Video Game) (characters)
2006
WriterThe Last Don II
(TV Mini-Series) (1 episode) - Episode #1.2 (1998)
1998
WriterThe Last Don
(TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes) - Part III (1997) ... (novel) - Part II (1997) ... (novel) - Part I (1997) ... (novel)
1997
WriterGodFarter III - Screen Test
(Video short) (scritta)
1993
WriterThe Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
(Video) (novel "The Godfather")
1992
WriterChristopher Columbus: The Discovery
(screenplay) / (story)
1992
WriterThe Godfather
(Video Game) (characters)
1991
WriterThe Godfather: Part III
(written by)
1990
WriterMamma Lucia
(TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes) - Episode #1.3 (1988) ... (novel) - The Fortunate Pilgrim (1988) ... (novel) - The Fortunate Pilgrim (1988) ... (novel)
1988
WriterThe Sicilian
(novel)
1987
WriterThe Cotton Club
(story)
1984
WriterSuperman III
(characters - uncredited)
1983
WriterA Time to Die
(novel "Six Graves to Munich")
1982
WriterSuperman II
(screenplay by) / (story by)
1980
WriterSuperman
(screenplay) / (story)
1978
WriterThe Godfather Saga
(TV Mini-Series) (novel "The Godfather" - 4 episodes, 1977) (novel - 1 episode, 1977) - Episode #1.4 (1977) ... (novel "The Godfather" - screenplay) - Episode #1.3 (1977) ... (novel "The Godfather" - screenplay) - Episode #1.2 (1977) ... (novel "The Godfather" - screenplay) - Episode #1.1 (1977) ... (novel) / (novel "The Godfather" - screenplay)
WriterThe Godfather: Part II
(based on the novel by) / (screenplay by)
1974
WriterEarthquake
(written by)
1974
WriterThe Godfather
(based on the novel by) / (screenplay by)
1972
RoleTitleYear
ThanksStreetwise
(Documentary) (thanks)
1984
RoleTitleYear
SelfCoppola and Puzo on Screenwriting
(Video short) Self
2001
SelfThe Godfather Family: A Look Inside
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1990
SelfBitte umblättern
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode dated 30 April 1979 (1979) ... Self
1979
SelfThe 47th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1975
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageStone Reader
(Documentary)
2002
Archive footageThe Kid Stays in the Picture
(Documentary) Self
2002
Archive footageThe 72nd Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Memorial Tribute
2000
Archive footageThe 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Memorial Tribute
1999