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Terry Pratchett


Terry Pratchett was born on April 28, 1948 in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England as Terence David John Pratchett. He is a writer and actor, known for Hogfather (2006), Going Postal (2010) and The Color of Magic (2008). He has been married to Lyn Purves since 1968. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2014 Troll Bridge (Short) (original story) (post-production)
 2015 Truckers (books) (announced)
 2013 Poslední odmena (Short) (short story)
 2010 Going Postal (TV Movie) (novel)
 2010 The Richard Dimbleby Lecture (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Shaking Hands with Death (2010) ... (as Sir Terry Pratchett)
 2010 Nation (book)
 2010 National Theatre Live (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Nation (2010) ... (novel)
 2008 The Color of Magic (TV Movie) (novels "The Colour of Magic" & "The Light Fantastic")
 2006 Hogfather (TV Movie) (novel)
 2006 Johnny and the Bomb (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1999 Discworld Noir (Video Game) (novel) / (screenplay)
 1997 Wyrd Sisters (TV Mini-Series)
 1997 Soul Music (TV Series) (novel)
 1996 Discworld II: Mortality Bytes! (Video Game) (novels) / (screenplay)
 1996 Welcome to the Discworld (Short)
 1995 Discworld (Video Game) (novel) / (screenplay)
 1995 Johnny and the Dead (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1992 Truckers (TV Series) (novel)
 1986 The Colour of Magic (Video Game) (novel)
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Author of the "Discworld" books, a series humorous fantasy novels: 1. The Colour of Magic (1983) 2. The Light Fantastic (1986) 3. Equal Rites (1987) 4. Mort (1987) 5. Sourcery (1988) 6. Wyrd Sisters (1988) 7. Pyramids (1989) 8. Guards! Guards! (1989) 9. Eric (1990) 10. Moving Pictures (1990) 11. Reaper Man (1991) 12. Witches ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Sir Terry Pratchett

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

You can't make people happy by law. If you said to a bunch of average people two hundred years ago "Would you be happy in a world where medical care is widely available, houses are clean, the world's music and sights and foods can be brought into your home at small cost, traveling even 100 miles is easy, childbirth is generally not fatal to mother or child, you don't have to die of dental ... See more »

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He donated £500,000 ($U1 million) to the research of Alzheimer's disease. See more »

Trademark:

Black fedora hat

Star Sign:

Taurus

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