Orson Scott Card


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Orson Scott Card was born in Richland in the state of Washington. He has also lived in California, Arizona, and Utah. He is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (the Mormons) and once served for two years in Brazil as a missionary for them. He received a degree from Brigham Young University in 1975 and a degree from the ... See full bio »

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Ender's Game Writer
(2013)
Extinct Writer
(2017)
Sonata Writer
Advent Rising Writer
(2005)

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  Extinct (TV Series) (created by - 10 episodes, 2017) (written by - 1 episode, 2017)
- The Ancestor (2017) ... (creator)
- Wounds (2017) ... (creator)
- Of Two Minds (2017) ... (creator)
- Death Did Us Part (2017) ... (creator)
- True or False (2017) ... (creator)
 2013 Ender's Game (based on the book Ender's Game by)
 2008 I Am Legend: Awakening - Story 3: Shelter (Video short) (written by)
 2005 Advent Rising (Video Game) (written by)
 2005 Robota: The Hunted (Short)
 2000 Remind Me Again (Video short)
 1995 The Dig (Video Game) (dialogue)
 1990 The Secret of Monkey Island (Video Game) (sword fighting insults writer)
 1987-1990 Animated Stories from the New Testament (TV Series) (screenplay - 6 episodes)
- Saul of Tarsus (1990) ... (screenplay)
- The Miracles of Jesus (1989) ... (screenplay)
- The Good Samaritan (1989) ... (screenplay)
- The Prodigal Son (1988) ... (screenplay)
- He Is Risen (1988) ... (screenplay)
 1987-1989 The Animated Book of Mormon (TV Series) (screenplay - 5 episodes)
- The Conversion of Alma the Younger (1989) ... (screenplay)
- Ammon, Missionary to the Lamanites (1989) ... (screenplay)
- Journey to the Promised Land (1988) ... (screenplay)
- Abinadi and King Noah (1988) ... (screenplay)
- Nephi and the Brass Plates (1987) ... (screenplay)
 1988 The Joseph Smith Story (Video short) (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Author of the short science fiction story collection "The Folk of the Fringe". See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Official page of OSC

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

When a man acts like a child, he's boyish, and everyone's delighted. When a boy acts the same way, he's childish, and everyone tells him to be a man. See more »

Trivia:

Card is the only author to receive both the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award for Best Novel in consecutive years, for "Ender's Game" and its sequel, "Speaker for the Dead," in 1986 and 1987. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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