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William Gibson (II)

William Gibson was born on March 17, 1948 in Conway, South Carolina, USA as William Ford Gibson. He is a writer and actor, known for Johnny Mnemonic (1995), New Rose Hotel (1998) and No Maps for These Territories (2000). He has been married to Deborah Jean Thompson since 1972. They have two children. See full bio »

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Johnny Mnemonic
(1995)
New Rose Hotel
(1998)
Vintage Tomorrows
(2015)

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Other Works:

All Tomorrow's Parties (novel), Nov.1999 GP Putnam's Sons, NY See more »

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6' 6" (1.98 m)
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Maybe I'm a romantic, but I think in the old days it was done by guys who couldn't do anything else, guys like Phil Dick. That's all he could do, sit there and write endless novels. These are the people Bruce Sterling calls "Paranoid Pervert Saints of Science Fiction." They were pariahs of literature, whipping these strange ideas around. When I was a teenager growing up in southwestern Virginia ... See more »

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Coined the phrase "cyberspace" in his novel "Neuromancer". See more »

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