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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
New Rose Hotel
Vintage Tomorrows


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 1998-2000 The X-Files (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- First Person Shooter (2000) ... (written by)
- Kill Switch (1998) ... (written by)
 1998 New Rose Hotel (short story)
 1995 Johnny Mnemonic: The Interactive Action Movie (Video Game) (story "Johnny Mnemonic")
 1995 Johnny Mnemonic (screenplay) / (short story)
 1993 Tomorrow Calling (TV Short) (short story "The Gernsback Continuum")
 1988 Neuromancer (Video Game) (novel "Neuromancer")
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Scripted an adaptation of his novel Neuromancer. Never made because of copyright problems. See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »

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6' 6" (1.98 m)

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Before diagnosing yourself with depression or low self esteem, make sure that you are not in fact surrounded by assholes. See more »


His novel "Neuromancer" earned him a Nebula Award, a Hugo Award and the Philip K. Dick award - the 'Holy Trinity' of science-fiction writing See more »

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