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Joe Robert Cole      

Screenwriter & Producer Best Known for "Black Panther"

Joe Robert Cole is an American film director, screenwriter, film editor, actor, television writer, and television producer. He is best known for his Emmy Award-nominated and Writers Guild of America Award-winning work on the first season of the true crime anthology television series American Crime Story, titled "The People v. O. J. Simpson", and for co-writing the film Black Panther.

Cole released his first feature film as a director and writer, Amber Lake.

In 2016, the television series American Crime Story was released. Cole served as co-producer of the first season, "The People v. O. J. Simpson", and wrote two episodes, "The Race Card" (for which he was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or a Dramatic Special) and "A Jury in Jail".

While working on The People v. O. J. Simpson, Cole was approached by Marvel Studios' about Black Panther, he co-wrote the script with director Ryan Coogler.


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