Erin Cressida Wilson
|Erin Cressida Wilson|
|Born||San Francisco, California, USA|
|Occupation||Playwright, screenwriter, author|
|Spouse||J. C. MacKenzie (1 child)|
Wilson is known for the 2002 film Secretary, which she adapted from a Mary Gaitskill short story. It won her the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay and currently holds a rating of 75% on Rotten Tomatoes.
She also wrote the screenplays for the 2006 film Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus, starring Nicole Kidman; for the 2010 erotic thriller Chloe, directed by Atom Egoyan (remake of the 2003 French film Nathalie...); for the 2014 drama Men, Women & Children, co-written with its director Jason Reitman (from the novel by Chad Kultgen); and the 2016 mystery thriller The Girl on the Train, from the novel by Paula Hawkins. Unlike her first screenplay, all these works have received mixed reviews.
Filmography as screenwriterEdit
- "Erin Cressida Wilson". The New York Times.
- "Secretary". Rotten Tomatoes.
- "Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus". Metacritic.
- "Chloe". Rotten Tomatoes.
- "Men, Women & Children". Rotten Tomatoes.
- "The Girl on the Train". Rotten Tomatoes.
- "The Art of Adaptation". Duke Magazine.
- "New Humanities Faculty 2003". Brown University Administration.
- "Script to Screen: Secretary". Carsey-Wolf Center UCSB.