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Rex Stout (1886–1975)


Rex Stout was born on December 1, 1886 in Noblesville, Indiana, USA as Rex Todhunter Stout. He was a writer, known for Meet Nero Wolfe (1936), A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001) and Nero Wolfe (1981). He was married to Pola Weinbach Hoffmann and Fay Kennedy. He died on October 27, 1975 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »

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(1936)
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Nero Wolfe Writer
(1981)

Filmography

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 2012 Nero Wolfe (TV Series) (novel - 8 episodes)
- Coppia di spade (2012) ... (novel)
- La scatola rossa (2012) ... (novel)
- Parassiti (2012) ... (novel)
- Scacco al re (2012) ... (novel)
- Il patto dei sei (2012) ... (novel)
 2004 Podarok dlya Lili (TV Movie) (novel "Black Orchids")
 2004 Poslednyaya volya Marko (TV Movie) (novel "The Black Mountain")
 2004 Slishkom mnogo zhenshchin (TV Movie) (novel "Too Many Women")
 2004 Tayna krasnoy shkatulki (TV Movie) (novel "The Red Box")
 2002 Delo v shlyape (TV Movie) (story "Disguise for Murder")
 2002 Voskresnut, chtoby umeret (TV Movie) (story "Man Alive")
  A Nero Wolfe Mystery (TV Series) (novella "The Silent Speaker" - 2 episodes, 2002) (novella "Too Many Clients" - 2 episodes, 2002) (novel "The Mother Hunt" - 2 episodes, 2002) (novel "Death of a Doxy" - 2 episodes, 2002) (novel "Over My Dead Body" - 2 episodes, 2001) (novel "Prisoner's Base" - 2 episodes, 2001) (novel "Champagne for One" - 2 episodes, 2001) (novella "Immune to Murder" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "The Cop Killer" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "Help Wanted, Male" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "Before I Die" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "Poison à la Carte" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "Murder Is Corny" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "Die Like a Dog" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "The Next Witness" - 1 episode, 2002) (novella "Christmas Party" - 1 episode, 2001) (novella "Door to Death" - 1 episode, 2001) (novella "Disguise for Murder" - 1 episode, 2001) (novella "Eeny, Meeny, Murder, Mo" - 1 episode, 2001) (novel "The Doorbell Rang" - 1 episode, 2001)
- Immune to Murder (2002) ... (novella "Immune to Murder")
- Cop Killer (2002) ... (novella "The Cop Killer")
- The Silent Speaker: Part 2 (2002) ... (novella "The Silent Speaker")
- The Silent Speaker: Part 1 (2002) ... (novella "The Silent Speaker")
- Help Wanted, Male (2002) ... (novella "Help Wanted, Male")
 2001 Golos s togo sveta (TV Movie) (story "The Silent Speaker")
 2001 Letayushchiy pistolet (TV Movie) (story "Before I Die")
 2001 Nero Wolfe i Archie Goodwin (TV Series) (author)
 2000 The Golden Spiders: A Nero Wolfe Mystery (TV Movie) (novel "The Golden Spiders")
 1992 Lady Against the Odds (TV Movie) (novel "The Hand in the Glove")
  Nero Wolfe (TV Series) (characters - 7 episodes, 1981) (novella "Booby Trap" - 1 episode, 1981) (novel "Death of a Doxy" - 1 episode, 1981) (novel "Murder by the Book" - 1 episode, 1981) (novel "In the Best Families" - 1 episode, 1981) (novel "Might As Well Be Dead" - 1 episode, 1981) (novella "Before I Die" - 1 episode, 1981) (novel "The Doorbell Rang" - 1 episode, 1981) (novel "The Golden Spiders" - 1 episode, 1981)
- Sweet Revenge (1981) ... (characters)
- The Blue Ribbon Hostage (1981) ... (characters)
- The Murder in Question (1981) ... (characters)
- Death and the Dolls (1981) ... (characters)
- Gambit (1981) ... (characters) / (novella "Booby Trap")
 1979 Nero Wolfe (TV Movie) (novel "The Doorbell Rang")
 1969-1971 Nero Wolfe (TV Series) (novel - 10 episodes)
- Salsicce 'Mezzanotte' (1971) ... (novel)
- Sfida al cioccolato (1971) ... (novel)
- La bella bugiarda (1971) ... (novel)
- La casa degli attori (1970) ... (novel)
- Il patto dei sei (1969) ... (novel)
 1961 Zu viele Köche (TV Series) (novel "Too Many Cooks" - 5 episodes)
- Fünfter Teil (1961) ... (novel "Too Many Cooks")
- Vierter Teil (1961) ... (novel "Too Many Cooks")
- Dritter Teil (1961) ... (novel "Too Many Cooks")
- Zweiter Teil (1961) ... (novel "Too Many Cooks")
- Erster Teil (1961) ... (novel "Too Many Cooks")
 1959 Nero Wolfe (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Count The Man Down (1959) ... (characters)
 1937 The League of Frightened Men (novel "The League of Frightened Men")
 1936 Meet Nero Wolfe (novel "Fer-de-Lance")
 1934 The President Vanishes (novel)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "The Broken Vase". See more »

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2 Print Biographies | See more »

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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My theory is that people who don't like mystery stories are anarchists.

Trivia:

The creator of famous sleuth Nero Wolfe began his career as a writer of psychological novels. He was also a businessman. The Wall Street crash of 1929 forced him to recoup his losses by writing the financially more lucrative detective fiction. See more »

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