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James Lapine Net Worth

James Lapine Net Worth is
$10 Million

James Lapine Biography

James Lapine was born on January 10, 1949 in Mansfield, Ohio, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Into the Woods (2014), Passion (1996) and Impromptu (1991). He is married to Sarah Kernochan. They have one child.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthJanuary 10, 1949
Place Of BirthMansfield, Ohio, United States
ProfessionWriter, Director, Miscellaneous Crew
NationalityUnited States
SpouseSarah Kernochan
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=691097
Star SignCapricorn


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1He was nominated for a 2002 Antoinette Perry (Tony) Award for Best Director of a Musical for "Into The Woods" on Broadway in New York City.
2Stephen Sondheim and his musical, "Passion" at the Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre in Chicago, Illinois was awarded the 2014 Joseph Jefferson Non-Equity Award for Musical Production.
3Attended Franklin and Marshall College.
4James Lapine won the 1985 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for the musical "Sunday in the Park with George" collaborating with Stephen Sondheim.
5He was nominated for a 2006 Joseph Jefferson Award for Director of a Musical for "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" at the Spelling Bee Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
6Won three Tony Awards for Best Book (Musical): in 1988 for "Into the Woods," in 1992, with William Finn, for "Falsettos" and in 1994 for "Passion." He has also been nominated seven other times: as Best Director (Musical) and Best Book (Musical) in 1984 for "Sunday on the Park with George;" as Best Director (Musical) in 1988 for "Into the Woods;" in 1992 for "Falsettos," in 1994 for "Passion;" and in 2002 for a revival of "Into the Woods;" and as Best Director (Play) in 2000 for "Dirty Blonde."
7With Stephen Sondheim, their musical _Passion (1996/I) (TV)_ was awarded the best musical at the 1996 London Evening Standard Theatre Award.
8Daughter, Phoebe, with Sarah Kernochan.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015Cinema Eye Honors AwardCinema Eye Honors Awards, USOutstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Filmmaking for TelevisionSix by Sondheim (2013)Frank Rich

Liz Stanton

Sheila Nevins

Nancy Abraham
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Directing for a Variety SpecialSix by Sondheim (2013)


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Custody2016/I
Into the Woods2014musical / screenplay
Into the Woods Junior2011Video 8090
Into the Woods20118090 / book by
Live from Lincoln Center2005TV Series book by - 1 episode
Passion1996TV Movie book
American Playhouse1986-1991TV Series book - 2 episodes
Table Settings1982TV Movie

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Custody2016/I
Six by Sondheim2013TV Movie documentary
Earthly Possessions1999TV Movie
Passion1996TV Movie
Life with Mikey1993
Impromptu1991
American Playhouse1991TV Series 1 episode

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Live from Lincoln Center2005TV Series directed for stage - 1 episode
Passion1996TV Movie stage director
American PlayhouseTV Series directed for stage - 1 episode, 1991 originally directed for the Broadway stage by - 1 episode, 1986
A Midsummer Night's Dream1982TV Movie directed for stage

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Accidental Hero: Room 4082001Documentary writer: "Into the Woods"
Passion1996TV Movie lyrics: "Soldiers' Gossip", "I Wish I Could Forget You", "Soldiers' Gossip Reprise", "Flashback", "Loving You", "No One Has Ever Loved Me"

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Six by Sondheim2013TV Movie documentary executive producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Bird of the Air2011very special thanks
Date2004Short special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special (credit only)
The 68th Annual Tony Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Act One & Nominee: Best Play
ANNIE: It's the Hard-Knock Life, from Script to Stage2013TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 59th Annual Tony Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical
Broadway: The American Musical2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The 56th Annual Tony Awards2002TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical
The 54th Annual Tony Awards2000TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Play
Charlie Rose1994-1998TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 48th Annual Tony Awards1994TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical & Nominee: Best Book of a Musical
The 46th Annual Tony Awards1992TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Best Book of a Musical & Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical
The 42nd Annual Tony Awards1988TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical & Winner: Best Book of a Musical
The 38th Annual Tony Awards1984TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical

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