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Geoffrey Fletcher Biography

  • Profession: Screenwriter
  • Born: Jan 1, 0001
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001

Screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher spent his days as an adjunct professor at Columbia University's Tisch School of the Arts when he was offered the chance to adapt the novel Push into a screenplay. Tackling the heartwrenching subject matter head-on, Fletcher was rewarded when the resulting film, 2009's [[Feature~V476973~Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire~precious:basedonthenovelpushbysapphire]], became a massive critical success, earning him an Oscar nomination and win for Best Adapted Screenplay. ~ Cammila Collar, Rovi