William Gibson (II)


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William Gibson was born on March 17, 1948 in Conway, South Carolina, USA as William Ford Gibson. He is a writer, known for Johnny Mnemonic (1995), Pattern Recognition and The X-Files (1993). He has been married to Deborah Jean Thompson since 1972. They have two children. See full bio »

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(1995)
The X-Files Writer
(1998-2000)
(1993)

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  The Peripheral (TV Series) (based on the book by - 1 episode) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.1 ... (based on the book by)
 1998-2000 The X-Files (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- First Person Shooter (2000) ... (written by)
- Kill Switch (1998) ... (written by)
 1998 New Rose Hotel (short story)
 1995 Johnny Mnemonic: The Interactive Action Movie (Video Game) (story "Johnny Mnemonic")
 1995 Johnny Mnemonic (screenplay) / (short story)
 1993 Tomorrow Calling (TV Short) (short story "The Gernsback Continuum")
 1993 The Chaos Engine (Video Game) (inspired by a book written by)
 1988 Neuromancer (Video Game) (novel "Neuromancer")
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Created the computer software/poem 'Agrippa' in 1992. The poem came installed on a Macintosh floppy disk and would erase itself once booted into a computer and read. The disk was also packaged with etchings by Dennis Ashbaugh that were rendered with an ink that deteriorates in ambient light and bindings that oxidize and flake ... See more »

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6' 6" (1.98 m)
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Maybe I'm a romantic, but I think in the old days it was done by guys who couldn't do anything else, guys like Phil Dick. That's all he could do, sit there and write endless novels. These are the people Bruce Sterling calls "Paranoid Pervert Saints of Science Fiction." They were pariahs of literature, whipping these strange ideas around. When I was a teenager growing up in southwestern Virginia ... See more »

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Coined the phrase "cyberspace" in his novel "Neuromancer". See more »

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Pisces

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