Frank Pierson

May 12, 1925
Chappaqua, New York, USA

Bio: Distinguished screenwriter and noted director Frank Pierson earned an Oscar nomination for his debut screenplay, Cat Ballou, in 1965 and a decade later won an Oscar for the screenplay for Lumet's Dog Day Afternoon. In between the two, Pierson wrote the acclaimed script for Cool Hand Luke (1967). Before entering the film industry, the Harvard-educated Pierson was a… More


Frank Pierson Videos

2 minutes 55 seconds
Cat Ballou
4 minutes 32 seconds
1 minutes 16 seconds
Citizen Cohn
2 minutes 48 seconds
Talent For The Game
2 minutes 26 seconds

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