William Broyles Jr.

William Broyles Jr.

William Broyles Jr.  American Screenwriter


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William Broyles Jr. is a 76 year old American Screenwriter. Born William Dodson Broyles on 8th October, 1944 in Houston, Texas, U.S., he is famous for China Beach, Apollo 13. His zodiac sign is Libra.

William Broyles Jr. is a member of the following lists: American screenwriters, American science fiction writers and American television writers.


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First Name William
Last Name Broyles
Full Name at Birth William Dodson Broyles
Age 77 years
Birthday 8th October, 1944
Birthplace Houston, Texas, U.S.
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Rice University, earning a B.A. in History in 1966, Marshall Scholar at Oxford University where he earned an M.A. in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics in 1968
Occupation Text Screemwriter
Occupation Screenwriter
Claim to Fame China Beach, Apollo 13

William Dodson Broyles Jr. (born October 8, 1944) is an American screenwriter, who has worked on the television series China Beach, and the films Apollo 13, Cast Away, Entrapment, Planet of the Apes, Unfaithful, The Polar Express, and Jarhead. He also assisted in the screenplay of Saving Private Ryan. He was married to the actress Linda Purl from 1988 to 1992. Thereafter, he married Andrea Berndt and had two daughters with her. He was also (first) married to Sybil Newman while at Texas Monthly (where she was art or design director) and she accompanied him to NYC when he became editor of Newsweek.

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William Broyles Jr.77 LibraScreenwriter
Linda Purl66 VirgoActress




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