Graham Moore, American screenwriter and author, Dead

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Graham Moore was born in 1981 and died on February 9, 2016.

He was an American screenwriter and author.

He was known for his 2010 novel The Sherlockian, as well as his screenplay for the historical film The Imitation Game, which topped the 2011 Black List for screenplays and won the 2014 Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay (awarded February 2015).

Graham started his writing career working with childhood friend Ben Epstein, who was attending Tisch School of the Arts in New York City.

Grahams’earliest Hollywood jobs were on the writing staff of the short-lived television series 10 Things I Hate About You.

Graham adapted screenplay for the 2014 film The Imitation Game, based on the biography Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges, topped the 2011 Black List of the best unproduced scripts in Hollywood.

That script earned Graham numerous nominations, including the 2014 Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay, and ultimately won the 2014 Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay at the 87th Academy Awards (awarded February 2015).

Graham Moore passed away February 9, 2016.