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About the Author

Born on September 21, 1941, in Birmingham, Alabama, and named Patricia Neal, Fannie Flagg attended the University of Alabama, the Pittsburgh Playhouse, and the Town and Gown Theatre. Although she is best known as a novelist and screenwriter, she began her career in Birmingham, in 1964. She was an mostrar mais actress, comedienne, producer, and writer, first in Birmingham in 1964, when she was the producer of The Morning Show (WBRC-TV) and later when she was associated with such shows as Candid Camera and Harper Valley. Other works include Coming Attractions: A Wonderful Novel (1981) and the recording My Husband Doesn't Know I'm Making This Phone Call (1971). However, Flagg's greatest claim to fame came when the screenplay for the film Fried Green Tomatoes, which she, together with Jon Avnet, adapted from her novel, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, won an Academy Award nomination for Best Screenplay in 1991. She is the author several other works of fiction, including; Standing in the Rainbow, A Redbird Christmas, Can't Wait to Get to Heaven, I Still Dream about You, The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion, and The Whole Town's Talking. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Associated Works

Russell Baker's Book of American Humor (1993) — Contribuinte — 209 cópias
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (1996) — Contribuinte — 118 cópias
Five Easy Pieces [1970 film] (1970) — Actor — 97 cópias
Stories from the Blue Moon Café II (2003) — Contribuinte — 30 cópias
The New Great American Writers' Cookbook (2003) — Contribuinte — 21 cópias
Reader's Digest Select Editions 2003 v01 #265 (2003) — Contribuinte — 17 cópias
The Remembered Gate: Memoirs by Alabama Writers (2002) — Contribuinte — 14 cópias

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August 2015: Fannie Flagg em Monthly Author Reads (Outubro 2018)
Fried Green Tomatoes em Magic City LT Group (Fevereiro 2011)

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1980s (1)

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Obras
21
Also by
19
Membros
23,859
Popularidade
#880
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
812
ISBNs
348
Idiomas
17
Favorito
93

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