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Ray Bradbury (1920–2012)


Ray Bradbury was an American science fiction writer whose works were translated in more than 40 languages and sold millions of copies around the world. Although he created a world of new technical and intellectual ideas, he never obtained a driver's license and had never driven a car. He was born Ray Douglas Bradbury on August 22, 1920, in Waukegan,... See full bio »

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 2014 All Summer in a Day (Short) (story) (completed)
 2013/I Jack in the Box (Short) (story) (completed)
 2012 Ray Bradbury's Kaleidoscope (Short) (short story)
 2012 Before the Night Is Gone (Short) (novel)
 2011 The Jar (Short) (inspired by)
 2010 A Very Careful Man (Short) (short story)
 2010 The Fruit at the Bottom of the Bowl (Short) (short story)
 2008 Chrysalis (short story)
 2008 The Pedestrian (Short) (story)
 2007 The Small Assassin (Short) (story)
 2005 A Piece of Wood (Short) (story)
 2005 A Sound of Thunder (short story)
 2004 El que espera (Short) (story)
 2004 Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez (TV Series) (characters - 6 episodes)
- La isla del tesoro (2004) ... (characters)
- Cuento de Navidad (2004) ... (characters)
- El retrato de Dorian Gray (2004) ... (characters)
- Sandokan (2004) ... (characters)
- Dracula (2004) ... (characters)
 2003 El umbral (Short) (story)
 2000 Con palos y piedras (Short)
 1998 The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit (play) / (short story) / (teleplay)
 1997 Vino iz oduvanchikov (books)
 1996 It Came from Outer Space II (TV Movie) (story)
 1993 The Halloween Tree (TV Movie) (book) / (written by)
  The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series) (screenplay - 57 episodes, 1985 - 1992) (story - 57 episodes, 1985 - 1992) (short story - 1 episode, 1992) (writer - 1 episode, 1992)
- Silent Towns (1992) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- Sun and Shadow (1992) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- The Dead Man (1992) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- The Long Rain (1992) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- By the Numbers (1992) ... (screenplay) / (story)
 1989 Here There Be Tygers (Short) (original story)
 1988 Trinadtsatyy apostol (novel "The Martian Cronicles")
 1987 Veld (story)
 1987 Walking on Air (TV Movie) (story)
 1986 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Jar (1986) ... (short story)
  The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1986) (based on the short story by - 1 episode, 1985)
- The Elevator/To See the Invisible Man/Tooth and Consequences (1986) ... (written by - segment "The Elevator")
- Act Break/The Burning Man/Dealer's Choice (1985) ... (based on the short story by - segment "The Burning Man")
 1985 Clarinda y el tiempo en una botella (Short) (story)
 1985 Habia una vez (Short) (story)
 1984 Budet laskovyy dozhd (Short) (story)
 1984 Quest (Short) (story "Frost and Fire")
 1983 Savannen (TV Movie)
 1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes (novel) / (screenplay)
 1982 All Summer in a Day (TV Short) (based on the short story by)
 1982 Spaceship Earth (Short) (consultant writer)
 1982 CBS Library (TV Series) (story "The Invisible Boy" - 1 episode)
- Robbers, Rooftops and Witches (1982) ... (story "The Invisible Boy")
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
 1982 The Electric Grandmother (TV Movie) (story "I Sing The Body Electric") / (teleplay)
 1981 Castigo senza delitto (TV Movie)
 1980 The Martian Chronicles (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- The Martians (1980) ... (novel)
- The Settlers (1980) ... (novel)
- The Expeditions (1980) ... (novel)
 1980 Ararman Uterord Ory (Short) (short story)
  Racconti di fantascienza (TV Series) (short story "The Murderer" - 1 episode, 1979) (short story "Changeling" - 1 episode, 1979) (short story "Chrysalis" - 1 episode, 1979)
- L'assassino (1979) ... (short story "The Murderer")
- I sosia (1979) ... (short story "Changeling")
- La crisalide (1979) ... (short story "Chrysalis")
 1978 Late Night Story (TV Series short) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Emissary (1978) ... (written by)
 1976 The Murderer (Short) (story)
 1972 The Screaming Woman (TV Movie) (short story)
 1971 Curiosity Shop (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Groon (1971) ... (writer)
 1969 Melodrama infernal (Short) (stories)
 1969 The Illustrated Man (book)
 1969 The Picasso Summer (screenplay - as Douglas Spaulding) / (story)
 1968 Ich auf Bestellung (TV Short) (short story)
 1966 Fahrenheit 451 (novel)
  Historias para no dormir (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1966) (short story - 1 episode, 1966) (story - 1 episode, 1966)
- La sonrisa (1966) ... (short story)
- El doble (1966) ... (story)
 1965 El marciano (Short) (story)
 1965 Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Fox and the Forest (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 Mañana puede ser verdad (TV Series) (story)
  The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (story and teleplay - 1 episode, 1964) (short story - 1 episode, 1964)
- The Life Work of Juan Diaz (1964) ... (story and teleplay)
- The Jar (1964) ... (short story)
 1963 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (story "The Dwarf" - 1 episode)
- Mr Big (1963) ... (story "The Dwarf")
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Fruit at the Bottom of the Bowl (1963) ... (short story)
 1962 Icarus Montgolfier Wright (Short) (original story) / (screenplay)
 1962 Mañana puede ser verdad (TV Series) (story)
 1962 Twilight Zone (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- I Sing the Body Electric (1962) ... (written by)
 1962 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Jail (1962) ... (writer)
  Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes, 1956 - 1958) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1962) (written by - 1 episode, 1959) (story and teleplay - 1 episode, 1956)
- The Faith of Aaron Menefee (1962) ... (teleplay)
- Special Delivery (1959) ... (written by)
- Design for Loving (1958) ... (story - teleplay)
- And So Died Riabouchinska (1956) ... (story)
- Shopping for Death (1956) ... (story and teleplay)
 1961 King of Kings (narration - uncredited)
 1959 Troubleshooters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tunnel to Yesterday (1959) ... (writer)
 1958 Steve Canyon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Gift (1958) ... (writer)
 1958 Rendezvous (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit (1958) ... (writer)
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Sound of Different Drummers (1957) ... (story)
 1956 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Marked Bullet (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Sneak Preview (TV Series) (episode "The Merry-Go-Round" story)
 1956 Moby Dick (screenplay)
 1956 Studio 57 (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- The Great Wide World (1956) ... (original story)
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Zero Hour (1955) ... (story)
 1955 On Camera (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man (1955) ... (writer)
  Windows (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1955) (short story - 1 episode, 1955)
- The World Out There (1955) ... (story)
- Arcade (1955) ... (short story)
 1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Relentless Weavers (1954) ... (story)
 1953 The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (story "The Fog Horn")
 1953 It Came from Outer Space (story)
 1953 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Homecoming (1953) ... (story)
 1952 CBS Television Workshop (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Rocket (1952) ... (story)
 1952 The Rocket (TV Movie) (story)
 1952 Suspense (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Summer Night (1952) ... (story)
 1951 Out There (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Man (1951) ... (story)
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Zero Hour (1951) ... (story)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Story: "The Small Assassin" See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 14 Interviews | 28 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Douglas Spaulding
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I am one of those fortunate people who were born to be joyful writers discovered the fact early on. See more »

Trivia:

He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6644 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on April 1, 2002. See more »

Trademark:

Uses science fiction to explore existential and political ideals and the darker side of humanity See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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