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Robert Ludlum (1927–2001)

Robert Ludlum was born on May 25, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer, known for The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), The Bourne Identity (2002) and The Bourne Supremacy (2004). He was married to Karen Dunn and Mary Ryducha. He died on March 12, 2001 in Naples, Florida, USA. See full bio »


(age 73) in Naples, Florida, USA

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 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum (novel)
 2006 Covert One: The Hades Factor (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 2004 The Bourne Supremacy (novel)
 2002 The Bourne Identity (novel)
 1997 The Apocalypse Watch (TV Movie) (novel)
 1988 The Bourne Identity (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1985 The Holcroft Covenant (novel)
 1983 The Osterman Weekend (novel)
 1977 The Rhinemann Exchange (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
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 1954 Martin Kane (TV Series)
- The Milk Bottle Burglar (1954) ... Patrolman
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 2002 The Bourne Identity (executive producer)
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 2012 The Bourne Legacy (inspired by "The Bourne Series" created by)
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 2013 Identyfikatsiya Porna (Short) (special thanks)
 2012 The Born Defecation (Short) (special thanks)
 2011 Special Collector's Edition (TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- El pacto de Berlín (2011) ... (in memory of)
 2002 The Bourne Identity (in memoriam)
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 1980 Today (TV Series)
- Episode dated 4 April 1980 (1980) ... Himself

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Novel: "The Matarese Countdown" See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jonathan Ryder | Michael Shepherd

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Ludlum started arguably America's first theater to operate in a shopping mall - the Playhouse on the Mall in the Bergen Mall shopping center in Paramus, New Jersey - in the early 1960s, years before discovering his fiction-writing calling. Some of the actors he imported for the venture were Margaret Truman and Farley Granger ("Sweet Bird of Youth"), Bert Lahr ("Harvey"), Chester Morris ("The ... See more »

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