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Wilbur Smith

Wilbur Smith was born on January 9, 1933 in Rhodesia as Wilbur Addison Smith. He is a writer, known for Dark of the Sun (1968), Shout at the Devil (1976) and Gold (1974). See full bio »

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Known For

Dark of the Sun
(1968)
Shout at the Devil
(1976)
Gold
Gold Writer
(1974)
The Last Lion
The Last Lion Writer
(1972)

Filmography

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 2001 The Diamond Hunters (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... (novel)
 1999 The Seventh Scroll (TV Mini-Series) (based on the novels "The Seventh Scroll" and "River God" by - 3 episodes)
- Part Three (1999) ... (based on the novels "The Seventh Scroll" and "River God" by)
- Part Two (1999) ... (based on the novels "The Seventh Scroll" and "River God" by)
- Part One (1999) ... (based on the novels "The Seventh Scroll" and "River God" by)
 1994 Wild Justice (TV Movie) (novel)
 1991 Mountain of Diamonds (TV Movie) (novel)
 1976 Shout at the Devil (book "Shout at the Devil") / (screenplay)
 1975 The Kingfisher Caper (novel - uncredited)
 1974 Gold (novel "Gold Mine") / (screenplay)
 1972 The Last Lion (screenplay)
 1968 Dark of the Sun (novel "The Dark of the Sun" - as Wilbur A. Smith)
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 2013 The Crime Thriller Club (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Himself
 2011 Breakfast (TV Series)
Himself - Author
- Episode dated 1 April 2011 (2011) ... Himself - Author
 2007 Na plovárne (TV Series)
Himself
- Na plovárne s Wilburem Smithem (2007) ... Himself
 2004 Breakfast with Frost (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 9 May 2004 (2004) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel in the Courtney series: "Birds of Prey" (1997) See more »

Alternate Names:

Wilbur A. Smith
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Personal Quote:

What I like about writing is the sense of godlike power it gives you. You can take up lives and squander them, you can fight battles, you can commit gang rapes - and you haven't hurt anybody. See more »

Trivia:

Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, vol. 134, pages 420-423. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005. See more »

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Capricorn

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