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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 33

Birthday 1923-01-31

Day of Death 2007-11-10

Place of Birth Long Branch, New Jersey, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 The 50 Year Argument as Himself
2012 Norman Mailer: The American
2008 Henry Kissinger: Secrets of a Superpower
2005 The Outsider as Himself
2005 Inside Deep Throat as Himself
2003 The Education of Gore Vidal as Himself (archive footage)
2003 The Battle for 'I Am Curious-Yellow' as Himself (Archive Footage)
2002 Gero von Boehm begegnet... (1 episode)
2001 New York in the Fifties as Himself
2001 L'├ętrange festival as Himself
2000 Gilmore Girls (1 episode)
2000 Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale
2000 Mailer on Mailer as Himself
1996 When We Were Kings as Himself
1992 HBO First Look (1 episode)
1987 King Lear as The Great Writer (uncredited)
1981 Ragtime as Stanford White
1979 Town Bloody Hall as Himself
1975 Apostrophes (1 episode)
1973 Year of the Woman
1970 Double Pisces, Scorpio Rising
1970 Maidstone as Norman T. Kingsley
1968 Will the Real Norman Mailer Please Stand Up?
1968 Beyond the Law as Lt. Francis Xavier Pope
1968 Wild 90 as Prince
1962 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)
1952 Today (1 episode)


2000 American Tragedy Writer
1987 Tough Guys Don't Dance Writer
1987 King Lear Writer
1982 The Executioner's Song Writer
1966 An American Dream Novel
1958 The Naked and the Dead Novel


1987 Tough Guys Don't Dance Director
1970 Maidstone Director
1968 Wild 90 Director
1968 Beyond the Law Director


1968 Wild 90 Producer


1968 Wild 90 Editor

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