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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 director, known for American Psycho (2000), Less Than Zero (1987) and The Canyons (2013). See full bio »

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Known For

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

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Director | Producer | Actor | Thanks | Self
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 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 (Video short) (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 »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bret Ellis

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

When you become well known the first year is really, really fun and then you spend the rest of your life humiliated or trying to avoid humiliation. Everyone is so nice to you in that first year and then they all want to see something different. They want to see you get fucked up a bit and they want to take you down. It's just the nature of the world. You can deal with it or you can fight it. ... See more »

Trivia:

Is close friends with fellow novelist Jay McInerney. See more »

Trademark:

Often reuses or references characters from previous works See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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