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David Foster Wallace (1962–2008)


David Foster Wallace was born on February 21, 1962 in Ithaca, New York, USA. He was a writer, known for Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009), The Rescue (2014) and Charlie Rose (1991). He was married to Karen Green. He died on September 12, 2008 in Claremont, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Rescue Writer
(2014)
(1996-1997)

Filmography

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 2014/IV The Rescue (Short) (original story)
 2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (story collection)
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 2015 Heart of a Dog (Documentary) (special thanks)
 2014 UCB Comedy Originals (TV Series short) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Why Infinite Jest Will Kill Your Book Club (2014) ... (special thanks)
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 1996-1997 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Self
- Episode dated 27 March 1997 (1997) ... Self
- Episode dated 17 May 1996 (1996) ... Self
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 2018 Druckfrisch (TV Series)
Self
- Episode #1.147 (2018) ... Self
 2012 Kulturzeit (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 5 June 2012 (2012) ... Self
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)

Spouse:

Karen Green  (his death)
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He often adopted stray dogs that had come from abusive owners. See more »

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Pisces

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