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Amanda Silver
Screenplay, Story
Amanda Silver grew up in New York City and received her BA in history from Yale University before moving to Los Angeles. Silver was an executive assistant at TriStar and Paramount Pictures before enrolling in film school at the University of Southern California, where she earned an MFA in screenwriting.

Silver’s thesis script, The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, opened in 1992. A CableAce Award winning episode of Fallen Angels, directed by Alfonso Cuarón, followed in 1993. Silver has written and produced screenplays with her husband and collaborator, Rick Jaffa, for 25 years, resulting in such films as Eye for an Eye and The Relic.

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