CANNES Q&A: Woody Allen: I Rewrote 'Midnight' in Paris for Owen Wilson
The "Midnight in Paris" director tells THR how he changed the film's script for Owen Wilson and why Cannes is "always an unreal experience."
Film: Midnight in Paris, opening night
Born: December 1, 1935
Selected filmography: Take the Money and Run (1969); Annie Hall (1977); Manhattan (1979); Hannah and Her Sisters (1986); Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989); Hollywood Ending (2002); Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008); You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010).
Notable awards: Academy Award, best original screenplay, best director, Annie Hall (1978), best original screenplay, Hannah and Her Sisters (1987); Directors Guild of America Award, motion picture director, Annie Hall (1978), Lifetime Achievement Award (1996); FIPRESCI Prize, Festival de Cannes, The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985); Film Independent Spirit Award, best screenplay, Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2009); Career Golden Lion, Venice Film Festival (1995).