FEATURE COMPETITION Jury
Eric Bogosian

Eric Bogosian

USA

Eric Bogosian is best known for writing and starring in the play and the film adaptation of that play, Talk Radio (1987). For this work he was a Pulitzer Prize finalist and received the Berlin FF Silver Bear Award. He is also well known for his six solo performances Off-Broadway (Men Inside, Fun House, Drinking in America, Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, Pounding Nails in the Floor With My Forehead, Wake up and Smell the Coffee) between 1980 and 2000, for which he received three Obie awards. In addition to Talk Radio which was revived on Broadway in 2007, Bogosian has written a number of full-length plays including Suburbia, Griller, Red Angel, Humpty Dumpty. He is the author of three novels, Mall, Wasted Beauty and the recently published Perforated Heart in addition to a novella, Notes from Underground. As an actor, Bogosian has appeared in numerous films and television programs, starring in Robert Altman’s The Caine Mutiny Court Martial, Atom Egoyan’s Ararat, Under SiegeII and Wonderland. Most recently he was seen as Alan Freedin Cadillac Records with Adrian Brody and Beyonce Knowles. He currently stars in Law & Order: Criminal Intent  as Captain Danny Ross.