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Christopher Hampton

AKA Christopher James Hampton

Born: 26-Jan-1946
Birthplace: Faial, Azores, Portugal

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Playwright

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Dangerous Liaisons

Wife: Laura d'Holesch (m. 1971, two children)

    High School: Lancing College
    University: New College, Oxford University (1968)

    Tony 1995 for Sunset Boulevard (best book, with Don Black)
    Tony 1995 for Sunset Boulevard (lyrics, with Andrew Lloyd Webber)
    Oscar for Best Screenplay (another medium) 1989 for Dangerous Liaisons
    Commander of the British Empire 1999

    Imagining Argentina (12-Sep-2003)
    The Secret Agent (7-Sep-1996)
    Carrington (2-May-1995)

    Total Eclipse (3-Nov-1995)

Wrote plays:
When Did You Last See My Mother? (1966)
Total Eclipse (1968)
The Philanthropist (1970)
Savages (1974)
Treats (1976)
Tales from the Vienna Woods (1977, adaptation)
The Portage to San Cristobal of A. H. (1982, adaptation)
Tartuffe (1983, adaptation)
Tales From Hollywood (1984)
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (1985, adaptation)
White Chameleon (1991)
Sunset Boulevard (1993, adaptation)
The Talking Cure (2002)
Embers (2006, adaptation)

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