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Edward Albee

Edward Albee was born on March 12, 1928 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Edward Franklin Albee III. He is a writer and actor, known for A Delicate Balance (1973), The Ballad of the Sad Cafe (1991) and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966). See full bio »
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 1999 Performance by Edward Albee (Video documentary short)
 1997 Tre långa kvinnor (TV Movie) (play)
 1995 Cui i-e frica de Virginia Woolf? (TV Movie) (play)
 1989 I dyrehagen (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Zoo story (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Alles im Garten (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Tout dans le jardin (1979) ... (play)
 1976 Great Performances (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- All Over (1976) ... (play)
 1974 A História do Jardim Zoológico (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 A Delicate Balance (play)
 1973 Wie is er bang voor Virginia Woolf? (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 New York Television Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Sandbox (1970) ... (play)
 1968 Zoo Story (TV Movie)
 1966 Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (play - uncredited)
 1966 Den amerikanske drøm (TV Movie)
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1965) (play "The Death of Bessie Smith" - 1 episode, 1965)
- The American Dream (1965) ... (writer)
- The Death of Bessie Smith (1965) ... (play "The Death of Bessie Smith")
 1965 Eläintarhatarina (TV Movie) (play "The Zoo Story")
 1964 Zoo Story (TV Movie)
 1963 Die Zoogeschichte (TV Movie) (novel)
 1962 Bessie Smiths død (TV Movie) (based on play)
 1962 Der amerikanische Traum (TV Movie)
 1961 Playwright at Work (TV Mini-Series) (play excerpt - 1 episode)
- Edward Albee (1961) ... (play excerpt)
 1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (play "Zoo Story" - 1 episode)
- The Zoo Story (1961) ... (play "Zoo Story")
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Playwright: "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (produced in Broadway in 1962; filmed as Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), Cui i-e frica de Virginia Woolf? (1995), Vem är rädd för Virginia Woolf? (1985), Wie is er bang voor Virginia Woolf? (1973)). See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 11 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[when asked why he writes] It's what I do. See more »


1/92: Was arrested on a beach in Key Biscayne, FL, for indecent exposure. Charges were dropped when it was determined that he had removed his swimming trunks only to rinse out the sand that was in them, and had not done anything that could result in criminal charges. See more »

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