Bob Nelson Pens Award Winning Film "Nebraska" for his Dad

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NWP welcomes Bob Nelson is a screenwriter and nominee for an Academy Award at the 86th Academy Awards for writing Nebraska, which was directed by Alexander Payne and released in 2013.

Bob reflects on family trips, loving talks with his dad and WWII uncles that lead to the inspiration for the award winning film. 

Nelson was a cast member and writer on the Seattle sketch comedy TV show Almost Live! in the 1990s.

Nelson won the 2014 Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay for Nebraska.

He currently lives on Whidbey Island in Washington

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