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Simon Schama

Simon Schama was born on February 13, 1945 in London, England as Simon Michael Schama. He is a writer and actor, known for A History of Britain (2000), Simon Schama's Power of Art (2006) and The Story of the Jews (2013). He is married to Virginia E. Papaioannou. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2013 The Story of the Jews (TV Series documentary)
 2012 Simon Schama's Shakespeare (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Hollow Crowns (2012)
- This England (2012)
 2008 The American Future: A History (TV Mini-Series documentary) (written by - 4 episodes)
- What Is an American? (2008) ... (written by)
- American Fervour (2008) ... (written by)
- American War (2008) ... (written by)
- American Plenty (2008) ... (written by)
 2007 Rough Crossings (TV Movie)
  Simon Schama's Power of Art (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2006) (writer - 2 episodes, 2006)
- Van Gogh (2006) ... (writer)
- Turner (2006) ... (writer)
- Rembrandt (2006)
- Caravaggio (2006)
 2003 The American Experience (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Murder at Harvard (2003) ... (writer)
  A History of Britain (TV Mini-Series documentary) (6 episodes, 2000 - 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2000)
- The Two Winstons (2002)
- The Wrong Empire (2001)
- The British Wars (2001)
- Nations (2000) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

Author of the book, "Scribble, Scribble." See more »

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2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Professor Simon Schama
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Barack Obama's not good at all on TV. His body language is all wrong... And he has this strange, literal, nose-in-the-air look ... like someone who's turned up for Plato's Symposium and finds himself in Big Brother. He does have a very friendly, easy manner in small gatherings. There's just something rigidly professorial about it. The Republican bet is that, if they can get it back to small ... See more »

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Father of Chloe Frances Schama (born in 1983) and father-in-law of Michael Jason Pyle (born in 1978). See more »

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Aquarius

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