See more awards »
(TV Series) (based on the books by - 3 episodes, 2012) (based on "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detecive Agency" by - 1 episode, 2010)
... (based on "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detecive Agency" by)
(TV Series) (5 episodes, 1979 - 1983) (by - 8 episodes, 1978 - 1979)
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
37 Articles |
Douglas Noel Adams | David Agnew | Douglas
6' 5" (1.96 m)
Did You Know?
We notice things that don't work. We don't notice things that do. We notice computers, we don't notice pennies. We notice e-book readers, we don't notice books.
Was an early pioneer in the personal computer explosion of the 1980s and 90s. For example, he owned the first two Apple Macintosh computers sold in the UK; was heavily involved in the development of first-person computer games (such as the computer version of "The Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy", "Bureaucracy" and "Starship Titanic"); and was an early adopter of the Internet. For several years...