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Alan Dean Foster

Alan Dean Foster was born on November 18, 1946 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a writer, known for Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979), Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon (2006) and Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet (2006). See full bio »
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 1998 Welcome to Paradox (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Our Lady of the Machine (1998) ... (story)
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 2013 Alien Encounters (TV Mini-Series)
Himself - Author
- The Offspring (2013) ... Himself - Author
- The Invasion (2013) ... Himself - Author
 2012 Spacing Out! (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Alan Dean Foster (2012) ... Himself - Guest
 2006 Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet (Video documentary short)
Himself, science fiction novelist
 2006 Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon (Video documentary short)
Himself - Science Fiction Novelist
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Other Works:

Author: "Splinter of the Mind's Eye" From the adventures of Luke Skywalker, based on the characters and situations created by George Lucas See more »

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Foster's fiction includes science fiction, fantasy, horror, mystery, and westerns. He has written non-fiction articles on film, science, and scuba diving, as well as having produced the novelizations of many films, including Star Wars, the first three Alien films, and Alien Nation. See more »

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