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Bret Easton Ellis


Bret Easton Ellis was born on March 7, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for American Psycho (2000), Less Than Zero (1987) and The Canyons (2013). See full bio »

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(2000)
(1987)
The Canyons Writer
(2013)

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Producer | Director | Actor | Thanks | Self
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 2020 Smiley Face Killers (written by)
 2020 American Psycho (novel)
 2019/II The Arrangement (Short)
 2016 The Deleted (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Interviews (2016)
- Malibu (2016)
- Parties (2016)
- The Meeting (2016)
- Breeda (2016)
 2016 Figaro (Short)
 2015 The Curse of Downers Grove (screenplay) / (writer)
 2015/II Orpheus (Short)
 2014 Dum Dum Girls: Are You Okay (Music Video) (story)
 2013 The Canyons (written by)
 2010 Inspired by Bret Easton Ellis (Short) (characters)
 2008 The Informers (novel) / (screenplay)
 2004 Glitterati (characters)
 2002 The Rules of Attraction (novel "The Rules of Attraction")
 2002 American Psycho II: All American Girl (Video) (Characters created by)
 2001 As Regras da Atracção (Video) (play)
 2000 American Psycho (novel)
 1987 Less Than Zero (novel)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Glamorama".

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Bret Ellis

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

(on what went wrong with The Informers (2008)) "You need someone who understood that milieu. You need a Breck Eisner, you need someone who grew up around here. You also need someone with an Altman-esque sense of humor, because the script is really funny. The movie is not funny at all, and there are scenes in the movie that should be funny that we wrote as funny, and they're played as we wrote ... See more »

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Graduated from the Buckley School in Sherman Oaks, California. See more »

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Often reuses or references characters from previous works See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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