Screenwriters Famous Screenwriters from Hungary

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List of notable or famous screenwriters from Hungary, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in Hungary and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to Hungary. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Hungarian screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from Hungary is included when available.

List features people like Michael Curtiz, Joe Eszterhas.

This historic screenwriters from Hungary list can help answer the questions "Who are some Hungarian screenwriters of note?" and "Who are the most famous screenwriters from Hungary?" These prominent screenwriters of Hungary may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Hungarian screenwriters.

Use this list of renowned Hungarian screenwriters to discover some new screenwriters that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (158 items)
Ilona Staller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Hungary
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Ilona Staller, widely known by her stage name, Cicciolina, is a Hungarian-born Italian porn star, politician, and singer. ...more

Age: 66

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Jules White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Hungary
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Jules White was a Hungarian-born American film director and producer best known for his short-subject comedies starring the Three Stooges. ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1900-1985)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Michael Curtiz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Hungary
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Michael Curtiz was a Hungarian American film director. He had early credits as Mihály Kertész and Michael Kertész. He directed more than fifty films in Europe and more than one hundred in the United States, many of them cinema classics, including The Adventures of Robin Hood, Captain Blood, Dodge ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1886-1962)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Joe Eszterhas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Hungary
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József A. "Joe" Eszterhas is a Hungarian-American writer, offspring of the aristocratic House of Esterházy. He has worked on 16 films that have grossed approximately one billion dollars. He has also written several non-fiction books, including an autobiography entitled Hollywood Animal. ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Hungary, Csákánydoroszló

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