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Augusten Burroughs

Augusten Burroughs was born on October 23, 1965 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Christopher Richter Robison. He is a writer and producer, known for Running with Scissors (2006), The Out 100 (2006) and Sellevision. See full bio »

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Known For

Running with Scissors
The Out 100
The Out 100 Himself
Sellevision Writer


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  Sellevision (novel) (announced)
 2006 Running with Scissors (book "Running with Scissors: A Memoir")
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (1 credit)
 2006 Running with Scissors (co-producer)
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 2012 Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf (TV Series)
- Me as My Muse (2012) ... Himself
 2008 The Hour (TV Series)
- Episode dated 16 June 2008 (2008) ... Himself
- Episode dated 4 June 2008 (2008) ... Himself
 2007 Weekend Sunrise (TV Series)
- Episode dated 25 March 2007 (2007) ... Himself
 2006 The Out 100 (TV Movie)
 2006 The Advocate Newsmagazine (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... Himself
 2006 Running with Scissors
Himself (uncredited)
 2006 Amazon Fishbowl with Bill Maher (TV Series)
- Episode #1.12 (2006) ... Himself
 2005 Enough Rope with Andrew Denton (TV Series)
- Episode #3.10 (2005) ... Himself

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Running with Scissors" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Augusten Xon Burroughs

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Although born Christopher Robison, he assumed the name Augusten Xon Burroughs when he was 18.

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