Richard Price Biography (1949-)

Born October 12, 1949, in the Bronx, NY; son of Milton (a window dresser) andHarriet (maiden name, Rosenbaum) Price; married Judith P. Hudson (a painter), September 26, 1985; children: Anne Morgan Price Hudson, Genevieve. Career: Writer, producer, and actor. Hoftstra University, creative writing teacher, 1978-70, then Yale University, 1980; also taught English as a second language at Hostos Community College, urban affairs at New York University, creative writing at State University of New York at Stony Brook, New York University, and the State University of New York at Binghamton; Daytop Village, Bronx, NY, teacher. Member: Writers Guild of America, PEN. Awards, Honors: Edith Mirrilees grant in fiction, Stanford University, 1972; Mary Roberts Rinehart Foundation grant, 1973; MacDowell Colony grant, 1973; Yaddo Fellowship, 1977, 1978, 1980; MacDowell Fellowship, 1979; Playboy Awardfor nonfiction, 1979; National Endowment for the Arts grant, 1982; Academy Award nomination, best writing (screenplay based on material from a different medium), 1986, for The Color of Money. Addresses: Agent: Sanford-Gross and Associates, 1015 Gayley, Suite 301, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

Writer, producer, actor
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October 12, 1949
Bronx, New York, United States

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