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John Updike (1932–2009)

John Updike is among the leading novelists of the late 20th century, having twice won the Pulitzer Prize. Updike graduated Harvard College in 1954 to the staff of the New Yorker, with whom he has worked ever since as a contributor and reviewer. Updike has published 15 novels and lives in Massachusetts See full bio »

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  Eastwick (TV Series) (book - 11 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (book "The Witches of Eastwick" - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010)
- Pampered and Tampered (2010) ... (book)
- Red Bath and Beyond (2010) ... (book "The Witches of Eastwick")
- Magic Snow and Creepy Gene (2009) ... (book)
- Tea and Psychopathy (2009) ... (book)
- Tasers and Mind Erasers (2009) ... (book)
 2009 Ted Williams (TV Movie documentary) (essay "Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu")
 2002 Eastwick (TV Movie) (characters)
 1996 A & P (Short) (story)
 1992 The Witches of Eastwick (TV Movie) (novel)
  American Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1988) (novel "The Christian Roommate" - 1 episode, 1984)
- Pigeon Feathers (1988) ... (story)
- The Roommate (1984) ... (novel "The Christian Roommate")
 1987 The Witches of Eastwick (novel)
 1979 Too Far to Go (TV Movie) (short stories)
 1974 The Music School (TV Short) (story)
 1970 Rabbit, Run (novel)
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 1987 The Witches of Eastwick (creative consultant - uncredited)
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 2006 This Week (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 4 June 2006 (2006) ... Himself
 2000 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Himself
- Insane Clown Poppy (2000) ... Himself (voice)
 1999 LeseZeichen (TV Series documentary)
Himself
 1999 The Century: America's Time (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Author / Himself
- 1971-1975: Approaching the Apocalypse (1999) ... Himself - Author
- 1920-1929: Boom to Bust (1999) ... Himself
- Homefront: 1941-1945 ... Himself - Author
- Best Years: 1946-1952 ... Himself - Author
 1997 John Updike: In His Own Words (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 1992 Good Morning America (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 27 October 1992 (1992) ... Himself
 1991 Doris Day: A Sentimental Journey (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 1981 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 14 October 1981 (1981) ... Himself
 1969-1970 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #2.252 (1970) ... Himself
- Episode #2.76 (1969) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "On the Farm" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 3 Interviews | 29 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Personal Quote:

Celebrity is a mask that eats into the face. See more »

Trivia:

Updike has won almost every major literature award, except the Nobel prize. See more »

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