Woody Allen

Actor, Screenwriter & Director Woody Allen Full Name: Woody Allen [Allan Stewart Konigsberg]
Nationality: American

Profession: Actor, Screenwriter & Director
Why Famous: American actor, director, screenwriter, comedian, musician and playwright whose career spans more than 50 years. Has been nominated 24 times and won four Academy Awards: three for Best Original Screenplay and one for Best Director ("Annie Hall"). He has more screenwriting Academy Award nominations than any other writer.

Born: December 1, 1935 (80 years old)
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA

Married Life

  • 1997-12-23 Woody Allen, 62 weds Soon-Yi Previn 27, adopted daughter of Mia Farrow

Historical Events in the Life of Woody Allen

  • 1977-04-20 "Annie Hall", directed by Woody Allen and starring Woody Allen and Diane Keaton, is released (Best Picture 1978)
  • 2014-01-12 Woody Allen receives the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards