Ernest Cline

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Ernest Cline is a writer and producer, known for Ready Player One (2018), Fanboys (2009) and Armada. See full bio »

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Known For

Fanboys Writer
Armada Writer
Red vs. Blue Writer


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 2018 Ready Player One (based on the novel by) / (screenplay by)
 2017 Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- At the Earth's Core (2017) ... (writer)
 2016 Red vs. Blue (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Mr. Red vs. Mr. Blue (2016) ... (written by - as Ernest 'Ernie' Cline)
 2009 Fanboys (screenplay) / (story)
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 2018 Ready Player One (co-producer)
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 2014 Atari: Game Over (Documentary) (very special thanks)
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  Dungeons & Dragons: A Documentary (Documentary) (filming)
 2018 Ernie & Tye's Excellent Adventure (Video documentary short)
 2018 Game Changer: Cracking the Code (Video documentary)
 2018 Set Tour with Ready Player One Author Ernest Cline (Video documentary short)
 2018 The '80s: You're the Inspiration (Video documentary short)
 2018 Ready Player One LIVE at SXSW (TV Series)
- Ready Player One LIVE at SXSW (2018) ... Self
 2016 Today (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 February 2016 (2016) ... Self
 2015 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (Documentary)
Self (as Ernie Cline)
 2012-2015 Ain't It Cool with Harry Knowles (TV Series)
- Academy Awards Special (2015) ... Self
- What Is a Kong Bomb? (2012) ... Self
 2014 Atari: Game Over (Documentary)
Self - Screenwriter & Novelist
 2014 Video Games: The Movie (Documentary)
Self (as Ernie Cline)
 2012 Sword & Laser (TV Series)
Self - Guest
 2012 Game On! (TV Series)

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Ernest 'Ernie' Cline | Ernie Cline

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Cline's all-time favorite video game is Black Tiger, which figures prominently into the plot of Cline's novel Ready Player One.

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