Harvey Pekar (1939–2010)


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Harvey Pekar was born on October 8, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for American Splendor (2003), Harvey Pekar's Teo Macero (2015) and Hero Tomorrow (2007). He was married to Joyce Brabner. He died on July 12, 2010 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. See full bio »

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American Splendor Real Harvey
(2003)
Hero Tomorrow Voice of the Squid
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 2007 Hero Tomorrow
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 2004 All That You Love Will Be Carried Away (Short)
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 2003 American Splendor
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Best known for writing the first major autobiographical comic book, "American Splendor".

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 8 Articles | See more »
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I've tried to control a chaotic universe. And it's a losing battle. But I can't let go. I've tried, but I can't. See more »

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Wrote a comic book called American Splendor. Various artists drew the artwork for the comic book scripts Harvey writes. See more »

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