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Thomas Harris was born in 1940 in Jackson, Mississippi, USA. He was raised in the town of Rich where his father worked as a farmer. He earned his bachelor's degree in English from Baylor University in Texas in 1964. While attending school, he also worked for the local newspaper. After graduating, Harris traveled Europe for a time. Back in the USA, ... See full bio »

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Manhunter Writer
Red Dragon Writer


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 2013-2015 Hannibal (TV Series) (based on characters from the book "Red Dragon" by - 39 episodes)
- The Wrath of the Lamb (2015) ... (based on characters from the book "Red Dragon" by)
- The Number of the Beast Is 666 (2015) ... (based on characters from the book "Red Dragon" by)
- ...And the Beast from the Sea (2015) ... (based on characters from the book "Red Dragon" by)
- ...And the Woman Clothed in Sun (2015) ... (based on characters from the book "Red Dragon" by)
- ...And the Woman Clothed with the Sun (2015) ... (based on characters from the book "Red Dragon" by)
 2007 Hannibal Rising (novel "Hannibal Rising") / (screenplay)
 2002 Red Dragon (novel "Red Dragon")
 2001 Hannibal (novel "Hannibal")
 1999 Sangharsh (novel - uncredited)
 1991 The Silence of the Lambs (novel)
 1986 Manhunter (based on the book "Red Dragon" by)
 1977 Black Sunday (based on the novel by)
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 2010 Inside Story: The Silence of the Lambs (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
 2001 Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' (Video documentary) (special thanks)
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 2001 Raketfart (TV Series)
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- Version 2.0 (2001) ... Self - Author

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Novel: "Hannibal". New York: Delacorte Press, 1999 (filmed as Hannibal (2001)) See more »

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[Lambs] That's the smell of schizophrenia. See more »


He was very close to his mother and used to call her every night until her death in 2011. See more »


Creator of Hannibal Lecter

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