Tom Stoppard is a Czech-born British playwright and screenwriter.
Under his pen name, Barry Watson, Stoppard was an uncredited writer for Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, and according to Steven Spielberg he is responsible for most of the dialogue in the film.
Stoppard has worked on the screenplays of Terry Gilliam's Brazil (1985), John Madden's Shakespeare in Love (1998) and another Steven Spielberg film, Empire of the Sun (1987).
Notes and references
- The Complete Making of Indiana Jones
- | Indy Month feature at empireonline.com (via webarchive)
- | Tom Stoppard interview on timeout.com Dated September 17 2014. Retrieved January 10, 2017.