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Max Brooks was born on May 22, 1972 in New York, USA as Maximilian Michael Brooks. He is a writer and actor, known for World War Z (2013), Saturday Night Live (1975) and The Zombie Survival Guide. He has been married to Michelle Kholos Brooks since 2003. They have one child. See full bio »
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 World War Z 2 (characters) (announced)
 2016 The Great Wall (original story) (post-production)
 2013 World War Z (based on the novel by)
 2001-2003 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 40 episodes)
- Dan Aykroyd/Beyonce (2003) ... (writer)
- Ashton Kutcher/50 Cent (2003) ... (writer)
- Ray Romano/Zwan (2003) ... (writer)
- Bernie Mac/Good Charlotte (2003) ... (writer)
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Author of "World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War." See more »

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[on Zombieland (2009)] They weren't zombies. It was like some weird mad cow disease. See more »


Attended Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences (a K-12 independent, college preparatory school) in Santa Monica, California. See more »

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