Horton Foote is playwright and screenwriter born in Wharton, Texas on March 14, 1916. His interpretation of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird and his original screenplay Tender Mercies earned him Academy Awards. He received an Indie Award for best writer for The Trip to Bountiful and a Pulitzer Prize for The Young Man from Atlanta.
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Includes short biography and works.
The Horton Foote Society
Features history, conference information, mission, and journal.
IMDb: Horton Foote
Filmography and biography.
Horton Foote Dies; 'To Kill a Mockingbird' Screenwriter
The writer's obituary in the Washington Post. (March 05, 2009)
Interview with Horton Foote
Short interview with the writer by Jack Rightmyer of the New York State Writers Institute. (April 30, 2006)