Jane Wagner

Playwright + Actress
Born Feb 26, 1935

Jane Wagner is an American writer, director and producer. Wagner is best known as Lily Tomlin's comedy writer, collaborator and life partner. She is the author of The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, The Incredible Shrinking Woman and other Tomlin vehicles.… Read More

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    "Searching For Signs" By Katharine "Kat" Kramer
    Huffington Post - Nov 15, 2016
  • Statement By The American Lung Association In California On The Death Of President And Ceo, Jane Warner
    Yahoo News - Sep 04, 2013
  • Comedy Legend Talks Role In Tina Fey's Latest
    Huffington Post - Mar 21, 2013
  • Howard Sherman: The Broadway Scorecard: Two Decades Of Drama
    Huffington Post - Aug 27, 2012


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1935 Birth Born on February 26, 1935.


1993 58 Years Old Emmy Award 1993: nominated - Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special - The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe 1981: won - Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program - Lily: Sold Out 1981: nominated - Outstanding Writing in a Variety, Music or Comedy Program - Lily: Sold Out 1976: won - Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special - The Lily Tomlin Special 1976: nominated - Outstanding Special: Comedy-Variety or Music - The Lily Tomlin Special 1974: won - Best Writing in Comedy-Variety, Variety or Music - Lily … Read More


1997 62 Years Old Sundance Film Festival 1997: won - Grand Jury Prize: Documentary - Girls Like Us 1995: won - Special Jury Prize: Short Filmmaking - Tom's Flesh
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