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William Hjortsberg

William Hjortsberg was born on February 23, 1941 in New York City, New York, USA as William Reinhold Hjortsberg. He is a writer, known for Legend (1985), Angel Heart (1987) and Thunder and Lightning (1977). See full bio »

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Known For

Legend
Legend Writer
(1985)
Angel Heart
Angel Heart Writer
(1987)
Thunder and Lightning
(1977)
The Georgia Peaches
(1980)

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 1987 Angel Heart (novel "Falling Angel")
 1985 Legend (written by)
 1977 Thunder and Lightning (written by)
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 1980 The Georgia Peaches (TV Movie) (teleplay)
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  Here Is Something Beautiful (Etc. (Documentary) (announced)
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 2011 Rich Hall's Continental Drifters (TV Movie documentary)
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 2002 Creating a Myth... the Memories of 'Legend' (Video documentary)
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Novel: "Tales & Fables" See more »

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Alternate Names:

William 'Gatz' Hjortsberg
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Yale School of Drama, 1962-1963 (no degree). See more »

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Gatz

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Pisces

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