John Ridley

Writer/director John Ridley and singer Steven Tyler arrive to the Los Angeles premiere of 'Jimi: All Is By My Side' at ArcLight Cinemas on September 22, 2014 in Hollywood, California

John Ridley  American Writer


John Ridley IV (born October 1965) is an American screenwriter, film director, novelist, and showrunner, known for 12 Years a Slave, for which he won an Academy Award in 2013 for Best Adapted Screenplay....

First Name John
Last Name Ridley
Birthday 30th September, 1965
Nationality American
Occupation Text Screenwriter, film director, novelist, television writer
Occupation Writer
Year(s) Active 1993-present, 1993–present
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Lady Dynamite2016Himself (1 episode, 2016)TV Show
The 86th Academy Awards2014Himself - Winner: Best Adapted ScreenplayTV Movie
71st Golden Globe Awards2014Himself - Nominee (credit only)Movie
19th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards2014Himself - Winner (credit only)Movie
The 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards2014Himself - WinnerMovie
Just Seen It2011Himself (1 episode, 2013)TV Show
Tavis Smiley2004Himself (1 episode, 2004)TV Show
Real Time with Bill Maher2003Himself (3 episodes, 2007-2015)TV Show
Good Day L.A.1993(1 episode, 2014)TV Show
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990Himself (1 episode, 1994)TV Show
Entertainment Tonight1981Himself - Exec Producer, American Crime (1 episode, 2015)TV Show
Good Morning America1975Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)TV Show
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