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Philip Roth (I)


Philip Roth was born on March 19, 1933 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Philip Milton Roth. He is a writer, known for The Human Stain (2003), Elegy (2008) and Indignation (2016). He was previously married to Claire Bloom and Margaret Martinson. See full bio »

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Known For

The Human Stain
(2003)
Elegy
Elegy Writer
(2008)
Indignation
Indignation Writer
(2016)
American Pastoral
(2016)

Filmography

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 2016 American Pastoral (based on the novel by)
 2016 Indignation (based on the novel by)
 2014 The Humbling (novel)
 2008/I Elegy (novel "The Dying Animal")
 2003 The Human Stain (novel)
  American Playhouse (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1984) (novel - 1 episode, 1984)
- The Ghost Writer (1984) ... (adaptation) / (novel)
 1972 Portnoy's Complaint (novel)
 1969 Goodbye, Columbus (novel)
 1960 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Contest for Aaron Gold (1960) ... (story)
 1960 Battle of Blood Island (story "Expect the Vandals")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "The Human Stain" (filmed as The Human Stain (2003)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 14 Articles | See more »
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Personal Quote:

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Trivia:

He splits his time between New York City and Warren, Connecticut where he has residences. See more »

Trademark:

Writes and sets his novels around Newark, New Jersey

Nickname:

Bard of Newark

Star Sign:

Pisces

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