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Paris Qualles

Biography

Screenwriter and manufacturer, who is most widely known for his focus on Laws & Order as well as the Cape, amongst others. He graduated from Rutgers School in NY. He received an Honorary Doctorate from his alma mater, Rutgers, in 2001. He was created in NY but elevated in NJ. He caused celebrity, Tracy Scoggins, on the display, Lois & Clark: THE BRAND NEW Travels of Superman.

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Full Name Paris Qualles
Date Of Birth October 21, 1965
Place Of Birth New York
Profession Screenwriter
Nationality American
Awards Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Children's Script
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Drama, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Long Form – Adapted
Movies A Raisin in the Sun, The Rosa Parks Story, A House Divided, The Color of Friendship, The Tuskegee Airmen, The Inkwell
Star Sign Libra

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Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Raisin in the Sun 2008 TV Movie teleplay
Profoundly Normal 2003 TV Movie written by
The Rosa Parks Story 2002 TV Movie written by
A House Divided 2000 TV Movie screenplay
The Color of Friendship 2000 TV Movie written by
The Cape TV Series developed by - 1 episode, 1997 writer - 1 episode, 1996
The Ditchdigger's Daughters 1997 TV Movie written by
The Tuskegee Airmen 1995 TV Movie teleplay
M.A.N.T.I.S. TV Series 1 episode, 1995 writer - 2 episodes, 1994 written by - 1 episode, 1995
Law & Order 1994 TV Series written by - 1 episode
The Inkwell 1994 written by
Blood Brothers 1993 teleplay
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman 1993 TV Series written by - 1 episode
The Heights 1992 TV Series
Quantum Leap 1991-1992 TV Series written by - 2 episodes
Equal Justice 1991 TV Series writer - 1 episode
China Beach TV Series written by - 1 episode, 1990 teleplay - 1 episode, 1990
Amen TV Series written by - 5 episodes, 1990 story - 1 episode, 1989

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Ditchdigger's Daughters 1997 TV Movie executive producer
The Cape 1996 TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
M.A.N.T.I.S. 1994-1995 TV Series producer - 22 episodes
The Heights 1992 TV Series co-producer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Quantum Leap 1991-1992 TV Series story editor - 10 episodes

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dreams Worth While: The Journey of 'A Raisin in the Sun' 2008 Video short Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Christopher Award Christopher Awards Television & Cable A Raisin in the Sun (2008) · Kenny Leon (Directer)
· Carl Rumbaugh
2008 Humanitas Prize Humanitas Prize Sundance Film Category A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
2008 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Writing of a Motion Picture or Miniseries A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
2003 Black Reel Black Reel Awards Network/Cable - Best Screenplay (Original or Adapted) The Rosa Parks Story (2002)
2003 Christopher Award Christopher Awards Television & Cable The Rosa Parks Story (2002) · Julie Dash (director)
· Pearl Devers (producer)
· Elaine Steel (producer)
· Christine A. Sacani (producer)
· Howard Braunstein (executive producer)
· Michael Jaffe (executive producer)
· Yvonne E. Chotzen (executive producer)
· William Jenner (executive producer)
· Willis Edwards (executive producer)
· Angela Bassett (executive producer)
2001 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Children's Script The Color of Friendship (2000)
2000 Humanitas Prize Humanitas Prize Children's Live-Action Category The Color of Friendship (2000)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Image Award Image Awards Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television) A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
2002 Humanitas Prize Humanitas Prize 90 Minute or Longer Network Category The Rosa Parks Story (2002)
2001 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Adapted Long Form A House Divided (2000)
1997 CableACE CableACE Awards Movie The Ditchdigger's Daughters (1997) · James Manos Jr.
1996 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Special The Tuskegee Airmen (1995) · Trey Ellis (teleplay)
· Ron Hutchinson (teleplay)
· Robert Williams (story)
· T.S. Cook (story)
1992 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Episodic Drama China Beach (1988) · John Sacret Young (story)
· John Wells (story)
· Carol Flint (story)
· Lydia Woodward (story)


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