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Philip Roth (I) (1933–2018)


Philip Roth was born on March 18, 1933 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Philip Milton Roth. He was a writer and actor, known for The Human Stain (2003), Indignation (2016) and Elegy (2008). He was married to Claire Bloom and Margaret Martinson. He died on May 22, 2018 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Indignation Writer
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  The Plot Against America (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes) (filming)
- Episode #1.6 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 ... (novel)
 2016 American Pastoral (based on the novel by)
 2016 Indignation (based on the novel by)
 2014 The Humbling (novel)
 2008 American Pastoral (Short) (based on the novel by)
 2008/I Elegy (novel "The Dying Animal")
 2003 The Human Stain (novel)
  American Playhouse (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1984) (novel - 1 episode, 1984)
- The Ghost Writer (1984) ... (adaptation) / (novel)
 1972 Portnoy's Complaint (novel)
 1969 Goodbye, Columbus (novel)
  Quest (TV Series) (based on short story 'Goodbye, Columbus' - 1 episode, 1964) (novel "Letting Go" - 1 episode, 1963)
- Eli, the Fanatic (1964) ... (based on short story 'Goodbye, Columbus')
- Paul Loves Libby (1963) ... (novel "Letting Go")
 1960 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Contest for Aaron Gold (1960) ... (story)
 1960 Battle of Blood Island (story "Expect the Vandals")
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Novel: "Sabbath's Theater" See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 17 Articles | See more »
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Former stepfather of opera singer Anna Steiger. See more »

Trademark:

Novels set in Newark, New Jersey

Nickname:

Bard of Newark

Star Sign:

Pisces

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