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Peter Straub was born on March 2, 1943 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Peter Francis Straub. He is an actor and writer, known for Ghost Story (1981), The Haunting of Julia (1977) and The Talisman (2008). He has been married to Susan Bitker Straub since August 27, 1966. They have two children. See full bio »

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Ghost Story
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The Haunting of Julia
The Talisman
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 2011 Dark Dreamers (TV Series)
 2006-2009 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Pete Braust / Peter Braust / Peter
- Full Circle (2009) ... Pete Braust
- Episode dated 29 March 2006 (2006) ... Peter Braust
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  The Talisman (TV Mini-Series) (novel) (announced)
 2008 The Talisman (Short) (novel "The Talisman")
 1981 Ghost Story (novel)
 1977 The Haunting of Julia (novel "Julia, aka Full Circle")
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 2008 Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown (Documentary)
Himself, author
 2006 Miracles and Mystery: Creating 'The Green Mile' (Video documentary)
 1999 Stephen King: Shining in the Dark (TV Movie documentary)

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Other Works:

Novel: Koko (1988) See more »

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[The Shining] Obviously a masterpiece, probably the best supernatural novel in a hundred years.


His first child, Benjamin, born during the writing of Ghost Story. See more »

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