Woody Allen

Birth Name: 
Allan Stewart Konigsberg
Sunday, December 1, 1935
Birth Place: 
Brooklyn, New York, USA

Woody Allen was born on December 1, 1935, as Allen Konigsberg, in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 15, he started selling one-liners to gossip columns. After working a while as a stand up comedian, he was hired to write What's New Pussycat (1965) in 1965. He directed his first film a year later, What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966) in 1966. (IMDb)

Awards and Nominations

2012 - Nominated - Best Director (Midnight in Paris)
2012 - Won - Best Screenplay (Midnight in Paris)
2006 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Match Point)
1998 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Deconstructing Harry)
1996 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Mighty Aphrodite)
1995 - Nominated - Best Director (Bullets Over Broadway)
1995 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Bullets Over Broadway)
1993 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Husbands and Wives)
1991 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Alice)
1990 - Nominated - Best Director (Crimes and Misdemeanors)
1990 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Crimes and Misdemeanors)
1988 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Radio Days)
1987 - Nominated - Best Director (Hannah and Her Sisters)
1987 - Won - Best Screenplay (Hannah and Her Sisters)
1986 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (The Purple Rose of Cairo)
1985 - Nominated - Best Director (Broadway Danny Rose)
1985 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Broadway Danny Rose)
1980 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Manhattan)
1979 - Nominated - Best Director (Interiors)
1979 - Nominated - Best Screenplay (Interiors)
1978 - Won - Best Director (Annie Hall)
1978 - Won - Best Screenplay (Annie Hall)
1978 - Nominated - Best Actor in a Leading Role (Annie Hall)


Adrien Brody joining Woody Allen film

Oscar winner Adrien Brody is joining Woody Allen's all-star cast for the romantic comedy "Midnight in Paris." The project begins shooting this summer in the French capital.... Read more

Owen Wilson Gets A Woody

Could Owen Wilson be the new Larry David? No, we don’t mean he’s taking over as the lead on Curb Your Enthusiasm (the thought makes us quiver in horror), but he has won a starring role in Woody Allen’s latest, untitled project scheduled to shoot this summer.... Read more


Annie Hall (BLU-RAY)

 Woody Allen's masterpiece has finally hit Blu-ray and it couldn't have come at a better time. Given his recent success with Midnight in Paris,  the demand for any of his films in high definition has never been higher.... Read more

Manhattan (BLU-RAY)

Woody Allen is a critically acclaimed director, writer, and actor and has been one of the faces of cinema for decades. 1979’s Manhattan, like many other of his works, has its place in cinema history and fans can now own the romantic comedy drama on Blu-ray.... Read more

You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger (BLU-RAY)

I’ve seen a few Woody Allen films in my time and a majority of them have to do with the realties of love with a twist of black comedy. You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger follows that suit.... Read more

Whatever Works (BLU-RAY)

Larry David, the man behind Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm, breaks the fourth wall in this film about love, fate, and everything else in between. His pessimistic outlook on life is sharply contrasted by Melodie and her chipper attitude about everything. ... Read more

Vicky Cristina Barcelona (BLU-RAY)

I have never been a big Woody Allen fan.  In fact, I've never been a fan of his at all as I sit here struggling to think of a movie of his that I have actually liked, let alone not hated. QUALITY: The picture is actually pretty excellent but the sound falls a bit short.... Read more


Fading Gigolo (Trailer #1)

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