Melissa Mathison

Melissa Mathison
1950 - 2015
Melissa Mathison  American Screenwriter

Melissa Mathison dating history


Melissa Mathison was previously married to Harrison Ford (1983 - 2004).

Melissa Mathison was in a relationship with Francis Ford Coppola (1978).


American Screenwriter Melissa Mathison was born Melissa Marie Mathison on 20th June, 1950 in Los Angeles, California and passed away on 4th Nov 2015 Los Angeles, California aged 65. She is most remembered for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982). Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Melissa Mathison is a member of the following lists: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, People from Los Angeles, California and American screenwriters.


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First Name Melissa
Middle Name Marie
Last Name Mathison
Full Name at Birth Melissa Marie Mathison
Birthday 20th June, 1950
Birthplace Los Angeles, California
Died 4th November, 2015
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Neuroendocrine Cancer
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Providence High School
Occupation Text Screenwriter, Producer
Occupation Screenwriter
Claim to Fame E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Year(s) Active 1979–2008, 1979–present, 1979–2015
Father Richard Randolph Mathison
Mother Margaret Jean "Pegeen" Kieffer Mathison

Melissa Marie Mathison (June 3, 1950 – November 4, 2015) was an American film and television screenwriter and an activist for the Tibetan independence movement. She was best known for writing the screenplays for the films The Black Stallion (1979) and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), the latter of which earned her the Saturn Award for Best Writing and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.

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Melissa Mathison65 GeminiScreenwriter
Harrison Ford81 CancerActor
Francis Ford Coppola84 AriesFilm Director


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Malcolm CarswellMale14th March, 198736 years oldHarrison Ford
GeorgiaFemale30th June, 199033 years oldHarrison Ford


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