2014 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule
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Robert Knott

actor, writer, producer
Robert Knott is a third generation actor, writer and producer.  His grandparents had a traveling tent show that followed the wheat harvest. When the show closed, his family settled in Oklahoma where Knott was born and raised.  He has an extensive list of stage, television, and film credits including the award winning feature “Appaloosa”, based on the Robert B. Parker novel, which he adapted and produced with his partner, actor, director and fellow Oklahoman, Ed Harris. He’s a New York Times Best selling author with three novels to his credit; IRONHORSE, BULL RIVER and the latest, THE BRIDGE due out Dec 30, 2014 (G. P. Putnam Sons). Upcoming projects include, DESPERADOES, the story of the Dalton Gang based on Ron Hansen’s novel for FX and a boxing Biopic for Vince Vaughn and Universal Studios, entitled BUSTER.