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Alan Ball
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Alan Ball in 2008
Born May 13, 1957 (1957-05-13) (age 63)
Education University of Georgia, Florida State University
Occupation Screenwriter, director, producer
Notable work
American Beauty (1999)
Six Feet Under (2001–2005)
True Blood (2008–2014)
Banshee (2013–2016)
Television Grace Under Fire, Cybill
Partner(s) Peter Macdissi

Alan Ball (born May 13, 1957) is an American writer, movie director and producer. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia and is openly gay.

Ball wrote American Beauty, for which he won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. He created, wrote and produced Six Feet Under (for which he won an Emmy Award) and True Blood.

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