No photo available. Represent Hubert Selby Jr.? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,527 this week

Hubert Selby Jr. (1928–2004)

American writer. He was born and brought up in New York City, the son of Hubert and Adalin Selby. His father was a merchant seaman and former coal-miner from Kentucky who had settled in the Red Hook district of Brooklyn. Hubert Sr. returned to the merchant marine after the outbreak of World War Two, where in 1944 Hubert Jr. followed him. He had ... See full bio »

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Hubert Selby Jr..

User Polls

1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Writer | Thanks | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (6 credits)
 2003 Sunset Motel
 2003 Had Some Time (Short)
Old Man
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series)
Harry
- Springing Tiny (2000) ... Harry
 2000 Requiem for a Dream
Laughing Guard
 1989 Last Exit to Brooklyn
Car Driver
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (9 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 6 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Hubert Selby Jnr
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Had to have 10 of his ribs removed due to problems with his lungs. See more »

Trademark:

Often writes dialogue in the accent of his characters and using local slang. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
what was his religion? go-28
Discuss Hubert Selby Jr. on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page