Ted Elliott

62, from Santa Ana, California, USA

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Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ted Elliott (born 1961) is an American screenwriter. Along with his writing partner Terry Rossio, Elliott has written some of the most successful American films of the past 15 years, including Aladdin, Shrek and Pirates of the Caribbean. In 2004, he was elected to the Board of Directors of the Writers Guild of America; his term on the board ended in 2006. Along with fellow former board member Craig Mazin, Elliott runs The Artful Writer, a website aimed at professional screenwriters. He is also a co-founder with Terry Rossio of Wordplay a.k.a. Wordplayer.com, one of the premier screenwriting sites on the Internet. In 2005, Elliott ran for president of the Writers Guild of America, west, but lost to animation writer and historical figurine maker Patric Verrone. Verrone received 1301 votes; Elliott received 591.

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Timeline

2013Aged 52

  • Poster for The Lone Ranger

    Executive Producer

2011Aged 50

  • Poster for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

    Screenplay

  • Poster for Pirates of the Caribbean: Tales of the Code: Wedlocked

    Writer

2010Aged 49

  • Poster for Shrek Forever After

    Characters

2009Aged 48

  • Poster for G-Force

    Associate Producer

2007Aged 46

  • Poster for Shrek the Third

    Characters

  • Poster for Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

    Characters

  • Poster for National Treasure: Book of Secrets

    Story

2006Aged 45

  • Poster for According to Plan: The Making of 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest'

    Self

  • Poster for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

    Characters

2005Aged 44

  • Poster for The Legend of Zorro

    Story

2004Aged 43

  • Poster for Shrek 2

    Creative Consultant

2003Aged 42

  • Poster for An Epic At Sea: The Making of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

    Self

  • Poster for Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

    Screenstory

2002Aged 41

  • Poster for Treasure Planet

    Story

2001Aged 40

  • Poster for Shrek

    Writer

2000Aged 39

  • Poster for The Road to El Dorado

    Screenplay

1998Aged 37

  • Poster for Godzilla

    Story

  • Poster for Small Soldiers

    Screenplay

  • Poster for The Mask of Zorro

    Story

  • Poster for Antz

    Creative Consultant

1994Aged 33

  • Poster for The Puppet Masters

    Screenplay

1992Aged 31

  • Poster for Aladdin

    Screenplay

1989Aged 28

  • Poster for Little Monsters

    Writer