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Neil Gaiman


Neil Gaiman was born on November 10, 1960 in Portchester, England as Neil R. Gaiman. He is a writer and actor, known for Stardust (2007), Coraline (2009) and Beowulf (2007). He has been married to Amanda Palmer since November 10, 2010. They have one child. He was previously married to Mary T. McGrath. See full bio »
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 2017 American Gods (TV Series) (book) (announced)
 2015-2016 Lucifer (TV Series) (based on the characters created by: for Vertigo - 2 episodes)
- Lucifer, Stay. Good Devil. (2016) ... (based on the characters created by: for Vertigo)
- Pilot (2015) ... (based on the characters created by: for Vertigo)
 2016 Neil Gaiman's Likely Stories (TV Mini-Series) (short story - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 ... (short story)
- Episode #1.4 ... (short story)
- Episode #1.2 ... (short story)
- Episode #1.1 ... (short story)
 2014 Marvel Knights: Eternals (Video)
 2013 A Dream of Flying (Short)
  Doctor Who (TV Series) (1 episode, 2013) (written by - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- Rain Gods (2013) ... (uncredited)
- Nightmare in Silver (2013) ... (written by)
- The Doctor's Wife (2011) ... (written by)
 2013 A Calendar of Tales: February Tale (Short) (written by)
 2013 A Calendar of Tales: October Tale (Short) (written by)
 2012 The Lingerer (Short) (based on a story by)
 2010 Nicholas Was (Short)
 2010 Romance Rytirske Doby (Short)
 2010 The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (segment "What the Oscars Would Mean to Me: Coraline")
 2009 10 Minute Tales (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Statuesque (2009) ... (written by)
 2009 Coraline (book)
 2009 Coraline (Video Game) (story)
 2008 It Was a Dark and Silly Night (Short) (story)
 2008 We Can Get Them for You Wholesale (Short) (short story)
 2007 Beowulf (screenplay)
 2007 Stardust (novel)
 2005 Mirrormask (story) / (teleplay)
 2004 We Can Get Them for You Wholesale (Short) (short story)
 2003 A Short Film About John Bolton (Short) (writer)
 2001 Neil Gaiman Live at the Aladdin (Video documentary) (poem) / (short stories Chivalry, Babycakes, Being An Experiment Upon Strictly Scientific Lines, Locks and Price)
 1998 Babylon 5 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Day of the Dead (1998) ... (writer)
  Neverwhere (TV Mini-Series) (series deviser - 6 episodes, 1996) (written by - 6 episodes, 1996)
- As Above, So Below (1996) ... (series deviser) / (written by)
- Down Street (1996) ... (series deviser) / (written by)
- Blackfriars (1996) ... (series deviser) / (written by)
- Earl's Court to Islington (1996) ... (series deviser) / (written by)
- Knightsbridge (1996) ... (series deviser) / (written by)
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His novel, "Neverwhere," was adapted by Robert Kauzlaric at the Lifeline Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. Alan Donahue was scenic designer. Mikhail Fiksel composed original incidental music and sound designer. Kevin D. Gawley was lighting designer. Elizabeth Powell Wislar was costume designer. Kimberly G. Morris was puppet ... See more »

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8 Interviews | 12 Articles | See more »

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Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's not a bad thing for a writer not to feel at home. Writers - we're much more comfortable at parties standing in the corner watching everybody else having a good time than we are mingling. See more »

Trivia:

A huge fan of author Gene Wolfe. See more »

Trademark:

Often titles his stories after song names, particularly ones by Lou Reed, Joy Division, and Broadway standards. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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