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Mary Shelley (I) (1797–1851)


Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (née Godwin; 30 August 1797 - 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel "Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus" (1818). She also edited and promoted the works of her husband, the Romantic poet and philosopher Percy ... See full bio »

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(age 53) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Young Frankenstein
(1974)
Bride of Frankenstein
(1935)
Frankenstein
Frankenstein Writer
(1931)
I, Frankenstein
(2014)

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 2018 Reckoning of Darkness (novel)
 2017 Frankenstein no Koi (TV Mini-Series) (based on the novel by - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.9 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.8 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.7 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.6 (2017) ... (based on the novel by)
 2016 The Weary Traveler (Short) (character)
 2015 Victor Frankenstein (novel "Frankenstein")
 2015 Monsterz (Short) (based on the book by)
 2015 The Sick and Twisted Tale of Frankenstein (certain characters)
 2015/II Frankenstein (novel "Frankenstein")
 2014 O Frankenstein! (Short) (novel "Frankenstein)
 2014 I, Frankenstein (characters)
 2013 Army of Frankensteins (characters)
 2013 Frankenstein's Master (Short) (original novel)
 2013 The Frankenstein Theory (characters)
 2013 Frankenstein's Army (characters - uncredited)
 2012 Frankenstein: A Modern Myth (TV Movie documentary) (novel "Frankenstein")
 2011 Frankenstein (novel)
 2010 The Prometheus Project (novel "Frankenstein")
 2010 Spark of Being (inspired by Frankenstein)
 2010 Frankensteinin lapsi (Short) (based on a concept by)
 2010 Frankenstein Rising (characters by)
 2010 Bikini Frankenstein (Video) (novel)
 2008 The Last Man (novel)
 2005 Frankenstein Reborn (characters - uncredited)
 2004 Frankenstein (TV Movie) (certain original characters - uncredited)
 2004 Frankenstein (TV Mini-Series) (book "Frankenstein" - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... (book "Frankenstein")
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... (book "Frankenstein")
 2004 Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Frankenstein (2004) ... (characters)
 2002 La sangre de Frankenstein (Video) (novel "Frankenstein")
 1999 Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein (Video) (character - uncredited)
 1999 Rock 'n' Roll Frankenstein (characters - uncredited)
 1998 Deadly Tales (Video) (story "The Transformation" - segment "Cold Feet", as Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley)
 1996 Frankenstein: Through the Eyes of the Monster (Video Game) (characters)
 1995 Monster Mash: The Movie (characters - uncredited)
 1995 Frankenstein (Video) (novel - uncredited)
 1995 The Real Frankenstein: The Untold Story (TV Movie documentary) (from the novel by)
 1994 Frankenstein (novel)
 1992 Frankenstein (TV Movie) (novel)
 1990 Frankenstein (Video Game) (novel)
 1990 Edison's Frankenstein (Short) (novel)
 1989 O Frankenstein de Moisés Neto - Versão Muda (Video short) (novel)
 1988 Frankenstein General Hospital (novel "Frankenstein")
 1987 Flesh for Frankenstein (characters - uncredited)
 1987 Frankenstein (TV Movie) (novel)
 1987 Teta (TV Series) (characters: Frankenstein - 7 episodes)
- Die Hochzeit (1987) ... (characters: Frankenstein - uncredited)
- Das Automobil (1987) ... (characters: Frankenstein - uncredited)
- Der Salonlöwe (1987) ... (characters: Frankenstein - uncredited)
- Die Wiege (1987) ... (characters: Frankenstein - uncredited)
- Die Braut (1987) ... (characters: Frankenstein - uncredited)
 1985 The Bride (novel "Frankenstein" - uncredited)
 1984 Frankenstein (TV Movie) (novel - uncredited)
 1984 Frankenstein 90 (novel "Frankenstein" - uncredited)
 1983 Frankenstein's Monster (Video Game) (concept: Frankenstein)
 1981 Kyofu densetsu: Kaiki! Furankenshutain (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Doctor Franken (TV Movie) (novel "Frankenstein")
 1979 Struck by Lightning (TV Series) (character Frankenstein's monster - uncredited)
 1977 Terror of Frankenstein (novel "Frankenstein" - as Mary Shelly)
 1974 Allen and Rossi Meet Dracula and Frankenstein (character Frankenstein - uncredited)
 1974 Young Frankenstein (based on characters in the novel "Frankenstein" by - as Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley)
 1974 Frankenstein: Une histoire d'amour (TV Movie) (novel)
 1974 Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (character: Frankenstein - uncredited)
 1973 Potty Time (TV Series) (novel "Frankenstein" - 1 episode)
- Movie Monsters (1973) ... (novel "Frankenstein" - uncredited)
 1973 Flesh for Frankenstein (characters - uncredited)
 1973 Frankenstein: The True Story (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 La maldición de Frankenstein (characters - uncredited)
 1973 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series) (from the novel by - 2 episodes)
- Frankenstein: Part 2 (1973) ... (from the novel by)
- Frankenstein: Part 1 (1973) ... (from the novel by)
 1972 Drácula contra Frankenstein (characters - uncredited)
 1971 Lady Frankenstein (novel motifs - uncredited)
 1970 The Horror of Frankenstein (based on the characters created by)
 1969 Carry on Christmas (TV Movie) (characters - uncredited)
 1969 Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (character: Frankenstein - uncredited)
 1968 Mystery and Imagination (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Frankenstein (1968) ... (novel)
 1965 Frankenstein Conquers the World (novel "Frankenstein": uncredited)
 1965 The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Mr. Magoo's Doctor Frankenstein (1965) ... (novel)
 1958 Frankenstein 1970 (characters - uncredited)
 1957 The Curse of Frankenstein (based on the classic story by - as Mary W. Shelley)
 1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Frankenstein (1957) ... (novel)
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Frankenstein (1952) ... (novel)
 1948 Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (characters - uncredited)
 1939 Son of Frankenstein (suggested by the story written in 1816 - as Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley)
 1935 Bride of Frankenstein (suggested by: the original story written in 1816 by - as Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley)
 1931 Frankenstein (from the novel by - as Mrs. Percy B. Shelley)
 1921 Il mostro di Frankenstein (Short) (novel "Frankenstein")
 1915 Life Without Soul (novel "Frankenstein")
 1914 The Strange Story of Sylvia Gray (character Dr. Frankenstein - uncredited)
 1910 Frankenstein (Short) (novel "Frankenstein")
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(1987 to 1988 tour) The play, "Frankenstein-Playing with Fire," was adapted from her novel, "Frankenstein," in a Tyrone Guthrie Theater production tour. Michael Maggio was director. John Amone was set designer. Jack Edwards was costume designer. Marcus Dilliard was lighting designer. Barbara Field was adapter. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 11 Print Biographies | 11 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mary W. Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley | Mrs. Percy B. Shelley | Mary Wollenscraft Shelly | Mary Shelly
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Personal Quote:

No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for his happiness.

Trivia:

Children: William Shelley, born January 14, 1816, and died June 7, 1818; Clara Everina Shelley, born September 2, 1817, and died September 24, 1817; and Percy Florence Shelley, born November 12, 1818, and died December 5, 1889, who succeeded his grandfather as the 3rd Baronet Shelley. See more »

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