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Steve Alten

Steve Alten grew up in Philadelphia, earning his Bachelors in Physical Education at Penn State University, a Masters in Sports Medicine from the University of Delaware, and a Doctorate at Temple University. Steve played and coached basketball at the high school and college levels, and worked informally with legendary coach John Chaney for 4 years. ... See full bio »
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 2017 Meg (novel "Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror") (pre-production)
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 2009 Monsterquest (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Author, 'MEG: Hell's Aquarium'
- Mega Jaws (2009) ... Himself - Author, 'MEG: Hell's Aquarium'
 2008 Jurassic Fight Club (TV Series documentary)
- Deep Sea Killers (2008) ... Himself
 2007 The Shark Is Still Working (Documentary)
 2006 Mayan Doomsday Prophecy (TV Movie documentary)

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just released his 7th novel, The Loch, about the Loch Ness Monster legend. MEG is being fast-tracked by New Line Cinema for a 2006 summer release, with Twister and Speed's Jan de Bont at the helm. He's working on his 8th novel and beyond, and still is hard at work on Adopt-an-Author. See more »

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