Robin Swicord

Born in October 23rd, 1952

From Columbia, South Carolina, USA

Robin Swicord Biography

Robin Swicord (born 1952) is an American screenwriter and film director. She wrote the screenplay for the film Memoirs of a Geisha, based on the novel of the same name by Arthur Golden. Her other screenplay credits include Little Women, Practical Magic, Matilda, The Perez Family, and Shag. Her directorial debut was with the 1993 short film The Red Coat, for which she also wrote the screenplay.

Swicord wrote the screenplay for Karen Joy Fowler's 2004 novel The Jane Austen Book Club and directed the film, which was released in the United States on September 21, 2007. She also collaborated with Eric Roth on the screen adaptation of The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, based on the short story of the same name by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Swicord was born in Columbia, South Carolina.

She is married to screenwriter Nicholas Kazan, son of director Elia Kazan. Their daughter is actress Zoe Kazan.

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Robin Swicord Movies

Little Women Poster
December 7, 2019
The Promise Poster
November 5, 2016
Wakefield Poster
September 2, 2016
The Jane Austen Book Club Poster
September 9, 2007
Memoirs of a Geisha Poster
December 6, 2005
Practical Magic Poster
October 13, 1998
Matilda Poster
July 28, 1996

Robin Swicord TV Shows

When They See Us Poster
May 31, 2019

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