|Born||Graham John Yost
September 5, 1959
|Occupation||Screenwriter, television producer, television director, actor.|
Graham Yost is a Canadian movie and television screenwriter. His most famous works are the 1994 movie Speed, Broken Arrow, and Hard Rain. Yost did not write the dialog for Speed. The dialog was written by Joss Whedon.
He has also written for the television series Herman's Head, Band of Brothers, and Boomtown. More recently, he is the creator of the NBC drama Raines starring Jeff Goldblum that premiered on March 15, 2007.
Yost won an Emmy award for his part in the mini-series From the Earth to the Moon and for his involvement in The Pacific. Graham also won a Golden Globe for his work on HBO miniseries, Band of Brothers. Graham was one of the writers for the show.