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Salman Rushdie


He married the actress Padma Lakshmi, the hostess of "Padma's Passport," and dedicatee of his eighth novel, "Fury" (2001), on 17th April 2004. The late Ayatollah Khomeini declared a fatwa against him for the novel "The Satanic Verses" on 14th February 1989. He is currently completing a ninth novel. Prior to becoming a full time novelist, he ... See full bio »

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Bridget Jones's Diary Salman Rushdie
(2001)
(2012)
Next People Writer
(2012)
Then She Found Me Dr. Masani
(2007)

Filmography

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 2017 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
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- A Disturbance in the Kitchen (2017) ... Salman Rushdie
 2015 Concerning the Bodyguard (Short)
Reader (voice)
 2014 W1A (TV Series)
Salman Rushdie
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Salman Rushdie
 2014 River of Fundament
Wake Guest
 2012 Midnight's Children
Narrator (voice)
 2011 Odd Streets Run West (Short)
Dad
 2008 Scarlett Johansson: Falling Down (Music Video short)
Salman Rushdie
 2007 Then She Found Me
Dr. Masani
 2004 The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (TV Movie)
Salman Rushdie - Interviewee
 2001 Bridget Jones's Diary
Salman Rushdie
 2000 U2: The Ground Beneath Her Feet (Music Video)
Writer
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Other Works:

Short Story Collection: "East, West" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 23 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Sir Salman Rushdie

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

Spouse:

Padma Lakshmi  (divorced) | See more »
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[Comment on the Fatwa] I wish I'd written a more offensive book... See more »

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