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Michael Chabon

Michael Chabon was born on May 24, 1963 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is a writer, known for Spider-Man 2 (2004), John Carter (2012) and Wonder Boys (2000). He has been married to Ayelet Waldman since 1993. They have four children. He was previously married to Lollie Groth. See full bio »
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 2012 John Carter (screenplay)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (screen story)
 2000 Wonder Boys (novel)
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 2012 Moonrise Kingdom (special thanks)
 2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox (special thanks)
 2008 The Mysteries of Pittsburgh (very special thanks)
 2001 Comic Books & Superheroes (Video documentary short) (thanks)
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 2014 The 50 Year Argument (Documentary)
Himself - Contributor
 2014 The Colbert Report (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Colbert's Book Club: "A Farewell to Arms" (2014) ... Himself - Guest
 2013 Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Author
- Great Power, Great Responsibility (2013) ... Himself - Author
- Truth, Justice and the American Way (2013) ... Himself - Author
 2009 La grande librairie (TV Series)
- Episode #1.15 (2009) ... Himself
 2007 Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist (Documentary)
 2006 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- Moe'N'A Lisa (2006) ... Himself (voice)
 2003 Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Comic Books & Superheroes (Video documentary short)
 1988 Apostrophes (TV Series)
- Apostrophes internationales (1988) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Collection of Short Stories: "Werewolves in Their Youth: Stories" See more »

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1 Interview | 4 Articles | See more »

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I had just been through, in the years preceding my decampment for the West, a pair of summers that had rattled my nerves and rocked my soul and shook my sense of self - but in a good way. I had drunk a lot, and smoked a lot, and listened to a ton of great music, and talked way too much about all of those activities, and about talking about those activities. I had slept with one man whom I loved, ... See more »


Chabon won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Literature (fiction) for his novel "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay". See more »

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