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Harper Lee (I) (1926–2016)

Nelle Harper Lee grew up in Monroeville, Alabama in the 1920s. It was a time of hostility between whites and blacks in the United States, especially in Alabama. Her father, a lawyer, also ran a local newspaper. Her mother suffered from mental illness and oftentimes stayed inside from others; she was thought to suffer from bipolar disorder. Harper ... See full bio »

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 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird (based on her novel "To Kill a Mockingbird")
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 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird (producer - uncredited)
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 2015 Cedar Cove (TV Series) (copyright holder - 1 episode)
- Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (2015) ... (copyright holder: To Kill a Mockingbird)
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 2017 Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The Gallows and the Novel (2017) ... Self (uncredited)
- The Intruders on Trial (2017) ... Self (uncredited)
- Killers on the Run (2017) ... Self
 2016 PBS NewsHour (TV Series)
- Episode dated 19 February 2016 (2016) ... Self
 2015 Inside Edition (TV Series documentary)
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- Miss USA Pageant (2015) ... Self - Author, Go Set a Watchman

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(1990-1991 Season) Her novel, "To Kill A Mockingbird," was adapted by Christopher Sergal at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with George Grizzard and Katharine Houghton in the cast. Robert Johanson was director. Michael Anania was scenic designer. Mark Stanley was lighting designer. Gregg Barnes was costume ... See more »

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4 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 11 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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They're Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn't dream of interrupting you at golf. See more »


She was portrayed by Catherine Keener in Capote (2005) - who received an Oscar nomination as Best Supporting Actress for the role - and by Sandra Bullock in Infamous (2006). See more »

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