George C. Wolfe

Director, Actor, Writer

Director, Actor, Writer


George Wolfe was raised in the state capital of Kentucky, Frankfort. As a member of the Frankfort High School Senior class of 1972, he was one of the leading lights of the drama club and a writer for the literary magazine. George left Frankfort in 1972, but returned many years later as a favored son. After years of hard work and determination, Mr....
Birth date
1954-09-23
Awards
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorMa Rainey's Black Bottom
(completed)
2020
DirectorThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
(TV Movie)
2017
DirectorYou're Not You2014
DirectorNights in Rodanthe
(directed by)
2008
DirectorThe WIN Awards
(TV Special)
2005
DirectorLackawanna Blues
(TV Movie)
2005
DirectorAmerican Playhouse
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Fires in the Mirror (1993)
1993
DirectorGreat Performances
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Colored Museum (1991)
1991
RoleTitleYear
ActorRamona and Beezus
Casting Director
2010
ActorThe Devil Wears Prada
Paul
2006
ActorGarden State
Restaurant Manager
2004
ActorFresh Kill1994
ActorGreat Performances
(TV Series) Party Guest - The Colored Museum (1991) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
1991
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
(TV Movie) (screenplay by)
2017
WriterGreat Performances
(TV Series) (play - 1 episode, 1991) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1991) - The Colored Museum (1991) ... (play) / (screenplay)
WriterTrying Times
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Hunger Chic (1989) ... (writer)
1989
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewElaine Stritch at Liberty
(TV Special documentary) (stage director)
2002
Miscellaneous CrewGreat Performances
(TV Series) (director - 1 episode) - The Colored Museum (1991) ... (director: original stage production)
1991
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Year of the Great Storm
(executive producer) (announced)
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentNights in Rodanthe
(script revisions - uncredited)
2008
RoleTitleYear
ThanksLarry Kramer in Love and Anger
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2015
ThanksI'm a Porn Star
(Documentary) (special thanks - as George Wolf)
2013
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe 73rd Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2019
SelfShe's Gotta Have It
(TV Series) Self - #SuperFunkyCaliFragiSexy (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfThe 72nd Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2018
SelfTheater Talk
(TV Series) Self - Guest - "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel" Performances and "The Iceman Cometh" (2018) ... Self - Guest - "Shuffle Along" (2016) ... Self - Guest - George C. Wolfe and Holland Taylor (2013) ... Self - Guest
2013-2018
SelfThe Legacy Project
(TV Series documentary) Self - Larry Kramer & George C. Wolfe (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfThe 70th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2016
SelfNYC Arts
(TV Series) Self - Interviewee - May 12, 2016 (2016) ... Self - Interviewee
2016
SelfEverything Is Copy
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfRosenwald
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfLarry Kramer in Love and Anger
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfThe 67th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special documentary) Self - Nominee
2013
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 27 May 2013 (2013) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 1 June 2011 (2011) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 1 May 2000 (2000) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 11 April 1996 (1996) ... Self - Guest
1996-2013
SelfElaine Stritch: Shoot Me
(Documentary) Self
2013
SelfThe 65th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2011
SelfJoe Papp in Five Acts
(Documentary) Self
2010
SelfCinema 3
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 25 October 2008 (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfUp Close with Carrie Keagan
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 23 September 2008 (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfTheater of War
(Documentary)
2008
SelfShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway
(Documentary) Self
2007
Self2006 Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfBroadway: The American Musical
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin': 1943-1960 (2004) ... Self - Syncopated City: 1919-1933 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfThe N Word
(Documentary) Self
2004
SelfThe 58th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2004
SelfThe 57th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
2003
SelfStage on Screen: The Topdog Diaries
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2002
SelfThe 56th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
2002
SelfElaine Stritch at Liberty
(TV Special documentary) Self
2002
SelfThe Papp Project
(Documentary) Self
2001
SelfThe 54th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2000
SelfSignature: George C. Wolfe
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1997
SelfThe 50th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1996
SelfWorking in the Theatre
(TV Series documentary) Self - Playwright & Director (1996) ... Self - Playwright & Director (1992) ... Self - Producing (1990) ... Self
1990-1996
SelfThe 48th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
1994
SelfAmerican Playhouse
(TV Series) Self - In the Wings: Angels in America on Broadway (1993) ... Self
1993
SelfThe 47th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
1993
SelfGreat Performances
(TV Series) Self - Jammin': Jelly Roll Morton on Broadway (1992) ... Self
1992
SelfThe 46th Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
1992