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Mordecai Richler (1931–2001)

Mordecai Richler was born on January 27, 1931 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He was a writer and actor, known for Fun with Dick and Jane (2005), Barney's Version (2010) and The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1974). He was married to Florence Richler. He died on July 3, 2001 in Montréal. See full bio »

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 2010 Barney's Version (novel)
 2007 St. Urbain's Horseman (TV Mini-Series) (book - 1 episode)
- Part 1 & 2 (2007) ... (book)
 2005 Fun with Dick and Jane (1977 screenplay)
 1985 Mortimer Griffin and Shalinsky (Short) (story)
 1985 Joshua Then and Now (novel) / (screenplay)
 1979 The Wordsmith (TV Movie)
 1977 Fun with Dick and Jane (screenplay)
 1976 The Street (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1974 The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (novel) / (screenplay)
 1967 Ein Genie wird leicht verkannt (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Love Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Some Grist from Mervyn's Mill (1963) ... (writer)
 1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series) (adaptation for television - 1 episode)
- The Fall of Mendel Krick (1963) ... (adaptation for television)
 1962 Tiara Tahiti (additional dialogue)
  Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1961) (television adaptation - 1 episode, 1958)
- The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1961) ... (writer)
- The Trouble with Benny (1959) ... (writer)
- The House of Bernarda Alba (1958) ... (television adaptation)
- Paid in Full (1958) ... (writer)
 1961 Q for Quest (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961 No Love for Johnnie (screenplay)
  Encounter (TV Series) (1 episode, 1957) (writer - 1 episode, 1960) (play - 1 episode, 1957)
- Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1960) ... (writer)
- The Acrobats (1957) ... (play)
 1959 Room at the Top (uncredited)
 1958 First Novel (Short) (by)
 1957 Insomnia Is Good for You (Short)
 1957 Dearth of a Salesman (Short)
 1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Wouldn't Escape (1956) ... (writer)
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Personal Quote:

Wherever I travel, I'm too late. The orgy has moved elsewhere.

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Children: sons Jacob, Daniel Richler, Noah Richler; daughters Emma Richler, Marfa Richler. See more »

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Aquarius

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