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Ian Rankin (II)

Ian Rankin was born on April 28, 1960 in Cardenden, Fife, Scotland as Ian James Rankin. He is a writer and actor, known for Jackie Leven Live: the Meeting of Remarkable Men (2004), Rebus (2000) and Doors Open (2012). He has been married to Anna Miranda Harvey since July 5, 1986. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2012 Doors Open (TV Movie) (novel)
  Rebus (TV Series) (novel - 13 episodes, 2000 - 2007) (books - 1 episode, 2006) (story - 1 episode, 2001)
- Knots and Crosses (2007) ... (novel)
- The Naming of the Dead (2007) ... (novel)
- The First Stone (2007) ... (novel)
- Resurrection Men (2007) ... (novel)
- Let It Bleed (2006) ... (novel)
 2007 Reichenbach Falls (TV Movie) (short story)
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Novel (featuring Inspector Rebus): "The Hanging Garden" (1998) See more »

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3 Interviews | 13 Articles | See more »

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[observation, 2013] The Scottish independence debate is school-playground stuff. And anyone who sticks his head above the parapet, there's a rotten tomato waiting for him from one side or the other. See more »


Received an Honorary Doctor of Letters Degree for his achievements as an outstanding and talented author at the University of Hull, 26th January 2006 See more »

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