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Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins was born on March 26, 1941 in Nairobi, Kenya as Clinton Richard Dawkins. He is a writer and actor, known for Beware the Slenderman (2016), Nerdstock: Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People (2010) and Órbita Laika: La Nueva Generación (2016). He has been married to Lalla Ward since 1992. He was previously married ... See full bio »

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Known For

Beware the Slenderman
Beware the Slenderman Himself - Evolutionary Biologist
(2016)
Órbita Laika: La Nueva Generación
Órbita Laika: La Nueva Generación Himself - Interviewee
(2016)
Root of All Evil?
(2006)

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 2010 Faith School Menace? (TV Movie documentary) (writer)
 2008 The Genius of Charles Darwin (TV Series documentary) (writer)
 2007 The Enemies of Reason (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 Root of All Evil? (TV Movie documentary) (writer)
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Other Works:

(5/14/1) Commentary: "Lament for Douglas Adams," Published in "The Guardian" See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 3 Interviews | 8 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dr. Richard Dawkins | Prof Richard Dawkins | Prof. Richard Dawkins | Professor Richard Dawkins

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on "The Big Debate" with Jonathan Dimbleby] The penalty for apostasy in the Christian religion is not death, there is no penalty for apostasy at all in the Christian religion. See more »

Trivia:

He was a close friend and fan of the comedy writer Douglas Adams, who also introduced him to Lalla Ward, with whom Adams had worked when he was the script editor of Doctor Who (1963). There is a character in the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy called Oolon Colluphid, a writer of controversial books such as "Where God went wrong", "Some more of God's greatest Mistakes", "Who is this God person ... See more »

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Posh English accent See more »

Nickname:

Darwin's Rottweiler

Star Sign:

Aries

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