Won 1 Primetime Emmy.
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(TV Series) (created by - 331 episodes, 1994 - 2009) (written by - 1 episode, 1994)
(Video Game) (character John Hammond)
(TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
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(TV Movie) (novel "Binary" - as John Lange)
Novel (as John Lange): "Grave Descend"
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I went to a museum and they had this sideshow. There was a little boy who couldn't have been more than six. His feet didn't even touch the ground. Each time they showed a dinosaur he would shout, "Tyrannosaurus!" "Stegosaurus!". He did that for an hour and I thought, "What is it about dinosaurs that's so fascinating?" That's when I decided to write "Jurassic Park".
He has related the story of his first visit to a movie studio, Universal, which was about to produce The Andromeda Strain
(1971). A young novice director named Steven Spielberg
was assigned the task of giving him a tour of the studio. It was almost 20 years later that he was contacted by Spielberg for a potential project that was dropped in favor of another of his stories, Jurassic Park
Often expresses complex scientific terminology and theories in more layman's terms