Jay McInerney

Born: 01/13/1955 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Filmography

Actor (4)

Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton As Himself 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Mr. Jealousy 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Attitudes (TV Show)

Actor
Writer (2)

Bright Lights, Big City 1988 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Gia (TV Show)

Screenplay

EDUCATION

Williams College

Williamstown , Massachusetts 1976

Milestones

2008

Landed recurring guest role on "Gossip Girl" (The CW)

2006

Wrote 9/11 themed novel The Good Life, a sequel to 1992's Brightness Falls

1998

With director Michael Cristofer, co-wrote HBO biopic "Gia," starring Angelina Jolie as the 1970s model

1997

Co-wrote short film "Smoke Screens" with director Baxter Churchville

1993

Made miniseries writing debut in HBO's "Hotel Room"

1988

Made screenwriting debut with feature adaptation of "Bright Lights, Big City," starring Michael J. Fox and Kiefer Sutherland

1988

Published third novel Story of My Life; book's narrator Alison Poole appeared in Ellis' work American Psycho (1991) and Glamorama (1998)

1987

Named "literary brat pack" alongside Bret Easton Ellis and Tama Janowitz in Village Voice

1984

Achieved fame with debut novel Bright Lights, Big City

Worked as a fact-checker at The New Yorker

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