Bruce Feirstein Biography (1956-)

Born April 24, 1956, in Newark, NJ; son of George (a textile executive) and Helen (a teacher; maiden name, Landsman) Feirstein; married Madeline Ruth Warren, December 27, 1987. Career: Screenwriter and producer. Carl Ally, Inc., New York City, advertising copywriter, 1975-76; Scali, McCabe Sloves, Inc., New York City, advertising copywriter, 1976-78, Ammirati & Puris, Inc., New York City, advertising copywriter, 1978-79; Spy magazine, contributing editor, 1988-91; Vanity Fair magazine, contributing editor, 1993--; New York Times editorial page, contributing writer, 1993-94. Awards, Honors: Clio Awards, 1976-78, for advertising creativity; Playboy Best Humor Award, 1982, for "What Do You Wear for a Nuclear Meltdown"; U.S. Film Festival Award, best short film, for Home, c. 1990; CableACE Award nomination, for The Best Legs in the Eighth Grade; three Golden Pencils. Addresses: Agent: Agency for the Performing Arts, Inc., 9000 Sunset Blvd., 12th floor, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Screenwriter, producer
Birth Details
April 24, 1956
Newark, New Jersey, United States

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