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F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)


"There are no second acts in American lives," wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald, who himself went from being the high priest of the Jazz Age to a down-and-out alcoholic within the space of 20 years, but not before giving the world several literary masterpieces, the most famous of which is "The Great Gatsby" (1924). He was born in 1896 to a mother who ... See full bio »

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 2016-2017 The Last Tycoon (TV Series) (based on the novel by - 9 episodes)
- Oscar, Oscar, Oscar (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- An Enemy Among Us (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- A Brady-American Christmas (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Burying the Boy Genius (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- A More Perfect Union (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
 2016 Gatsby: The Movie... Kind Of (Short) (novel)
 2016 Duels (TV Series documentary) (letters - 1 episode)
- Fitzgerald - Hemingway, une question de taille (2016) ... (letters - as Francis Scott Fitzgerald)
 2015 Bernice Bobs Her Hair (Short) (story)
 2014 F. Scott Fitzgerald's Head and Shoulders (Short) (original story)
 2013 The Offshore Pirate (Short) (story)
 2013 The Great Gatsby (based on the novel by)
 2012 The Lost Decade (Short) (story)
 2012 The Dashing Mr. Lowell (Short) (original story)
 2010 The Beautiful and Damned (novel)
 2000 The Great Gatsby (TV Movie) (novel "The Great Gatsby")
 1996 The Sensible Thing (TV Short) (short story)
 1995 Berenika (TV Movie) (short story)
 1995 Indiánské léto (short story)
 1994 Einer meiner ältesten Freunde (novel "Babylon Revisited")
 1988 Boulevard of Broken Dreams (short story: Babylon Revisted - uncredited)
 1985 Tender Is the Night (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (novel)
 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series) (short story "Myra Meets His Family" - 1 episode)
- Under the Biltmore Clock (1984) ... (short story "Myra Meets His Family")
 1979 Taví zadok (TV Movie) (novel)
 1976 The Last Tycoon (novel)
 1976 Bernice Bobs Her Hair (TV Movie) (story)
 1974 The Great Gatsby (novel)
 1974 F. Scott Fitzgerald and 'The Last of the Belles' (TV Movie) (short story "Last of the Belles")
 1971 Az édenen innen és túl (TV Movie) (novel)
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Majesty (1968) ... (short story)
 1964 Izmedju dva aviona (TV Movie)
 1963 Teletale (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Camel's Back (1963) ... (short story)
 1962 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Crazy Sunday (1962) ... (story)
 1962 Tender Is the Night (novel)
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Last Tycoon (1959) ... (novel)
  Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (story - 1 episode, 1957)
- The Great Gatsby (1958) ... (novel)
- Winter Dreams (1957) ... (story)
- The Last Tycoon (1957) ... (novel)
  Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1958) (short story - 1 episode, 1955)
- The Last of the Belles (1958) ... (story)
- The Diamond as Big as the Ritz (1955) ... (short story)
  Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1956) (novel - 1 episode, 1955) (book The Love of the Last Tycoon - 1 episode, 1951)
- The Young and the Beautiful (1956) ... (story)
- The Great Gatsby (1955) ... (novel)
- The Last Tycoon (1951) ... (book The Love of the Last Tycoon)
 1956 Star Tonight (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Three Hours Between Planes (1956) ... (story)
  Front Row Center (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1956) (novel - 1 episode, 1955)
- Winter Dreams (1956) ... (story)
- Tender Is the Night (1955) ... (novel)
 1955 Climax! (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Dance (1955) ... (story)
 1954 The Last Time I Saw Paris (story)
 1954 Ponds Theater (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Babylon Revisited (1954) ... (story)
  Suspense (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1953) (based on a story by - 1 episode, 1953)
- The Dance (1953) ... (story)
- The Dance (1953) ... (based on a story by)
 1953 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Last Kiss (1953) ... (story)
 1952 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Three Hours Between Planes (1952) ... (story)
 1952 Curtain Call (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Party (1952) ... (story)
  Repertory Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1952) (novel - 1 episode, 1949)
- Rich Boy (1952) ... (story)
- The Last Tycoon (1949) ... (novel)
 1950-1951 Starlight Theatre (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- Bernice Bobs Her Hair (1951) ... (story)
- Three Hours Between Planes (1950) ... (story)
 1950 Nash Airflyte Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Cut Glass Bowl (1950) ... (story)
 1949 The Great Gatsby (novel)
 1942 Life Begins at Eight-Thirty (uncredited)
 1939 Everything Happens at Night (uncredited)
 1939 Raffles (contributing writer - unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1939 Honeymoon in Bali (unconfirmed - unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1939 The Women (uncredited)
 1939 Winter Carnival (uncredited)
 1938 Marie Antoinette (uncredited)
 1938 Three Comrades (screen play)
 1938 A Yank at Oxford (contributing to treatment - uncredited)
 1932 Red-Headed Woman (uncredited)
 1929 Pusher-in-the-Face (Short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1926 The Great Gatsby (novel)
 1924 Grit (story)
 1923 The Glimpses of the Moon (uncredited)
 1922 The Beautiful and Damned (novel)
 1921 The Off-Shore Pirate (story)
 1920/I The Husband Hunter (story "Myra Meets His Family")
 1920 The Chorus Girl's Romance (story "Head and Shoulders")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Flappers and Philosophers" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 15 Print Biographies | 9 Portrayals | 11 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Francis Scott Fitzgerald

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early, and it does something to them, makes them soft where we are hard, and cynical where we are trustful, in a way that, unless you were born rich, it is very difficult to understand. They think, deep in their hearts, that they are better than we are because we had to discover the compensations and ... See more »

Trivia:

Started writing while in college. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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