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R.L. Stine

R.L. Stine was born on October 8, 1943 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Robert Lawrence Stine. He is a writer and producer, known for Goosebumps (2015), Goosebumps (1995) and The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It (2007). He has been married to Jane Waldhorn since June 22, 1969. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2015 Goosebumps ("Goosebumps" books)
 2015 Eye Candy (TV Series) (based on the novel by - 11 episodes)
- A4U (2015) ... (based on the novel by)
- FYEO (2015) ... (based on the novel by)
- AMA (2015) ... (based on the novel by)
- SOS (2015) ... (based on the novel by)
- ICU (2015) ... (based on the novel by)
 2008 Mostly Ghostly (Video) (book)
 2003 Haunted Lighthouse (Short) (story)
  The Nightmare Room (TV Series) (novel - 7 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (concept - 4 episodes, 2001)
- Camp Nowhere: Part 2 (2002) ... (novel)
- Camp Nowhere: Part 1 (2002) ... (novel)
- My Name Is Evil (2002) ... (novel)
- Dear Diary, I'm Dead (2002) ... (novel)
- Locker 13 (2001) ... (novel)
 2001 When Good Ghouls Go Bad (TV Movie) (story)
 1999 Superstitious (novel)
  Goosebumps (TV Series) (based on the books by - 71 episodes, 1995 - 1998) (creator - 3 episodes, 1998)
- Deep Trouble: Part 2 (1998) ... (based on the books by)
- Deep Trouble: Part 1 (1998) ... (based on the books by)
- Cry of the Cat: Part 2 (1998) ... (based on the books by)
- Cry of the Cat: Part 1 (1998) ... (based on the books by)
- The Ghost Next Door: Part 2 (1998) ... (based on the books by)
 1991 Eureeka's Castle (TV Series) (1 episode)
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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 8 Interviews | 18 Articles | 13 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Eric Affabee | Zachary Blue | Jovial Bob Stine

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Believe it or not, my introduction to scary literature was 'Pinocchio.' My mother read it to me every day before naptime when I was three or four. The original 'Pinocchio' is terrifying. See more »


Went to Cassingham Elementary School in Bexley, Ohio. See more »


Known for his horror novels.

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