James Ellroy

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James Ellroy (born March 4, 1948) is an American crime fiction writer and essayist. Ellroy has become known for a so-called "telegraphic" prose style in his most recent work, wherein he frequently omits connecting words and uses only short, staccato sentences, and in particular for the novels The Black Dahlia (1987), The Big Nowhere (1988), L.A. Confidential (1990), White Jazz (1992), American Tabloid (1995), The Cold Six Thousand (2001), and Blood's a Rover (2009).

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

James Ellroy (born March 4, 1948) is an American crime fiction writer and essayist. Ellroy has become known for a so-called "telegraphic" prose style in his most recent work, wherein he frequently omits connecting words and uses only short, staccato sentences, and in particular for the novels The Black Dahlia (1987), The Big Nowhere (1988), L.A. Confidential (1990), White Jazz (1992), American Tabloid (1995), The Cold Six Thousand (2001), and Blood's a Rover (2009).

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Gender -

Known Credits 17

Birthday 1948-03-04

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Los Angeles Film Noir as Himself
2013 A Night at the Movies: Cops & Robbers and Crime Writers
2006 Shadows of Suspense as Himself
2004 Bazaar Bizarre as Himself
2002 Vakvagany as Himself
2001 Feast of Death as Himself
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(2 episodes)
1994 James Ellroy: Demon Dog of American Crime Fiction as Himself
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)

Writing

2011 Rampart … Screenplay
2008 Street Kings … Screenplay
2006 The Black Dahlia … Novel
2002 Dark Blue … Story
1998 Brown's Requiem … Writer
1997 L.A. Confidential … Novel
1988 Cop … Novel

Production

1900 The Lead Sheet(0 episodes) … Producer

Creator

1900 The Lead Sheet … Creator

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