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Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy fiction. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, which have been adapted into a number of feature films, television movies and comic books. As of 2011, King has written and published 49 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman, five non-fiction books, and nine collections of short stories. Many of his stories are set in his home state of Maine.

King has received Bram Stoker Awards, World Fantasy Awards, British Fantasy Society Awards, his novella The Way Station was a Nebula Award novelette nominee, and in 2003, the National Book Foundation awarded him the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy fiction. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, which have been adapted into a number of feature films, television movies and comic books. As of 2011, King has written and published 49 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman, five non-fiction books, and nine collections of short stories. Many of his stories are set in his home state of Maine.

King has received Bram Stoker Awards, World Fantasy Awards, British Fantasy Society Awards, his novella The Way Station was a Nebula Award novelette nominee, and in 2003, the National Book Foundation awarded him the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 140

Birthday 1947-09-21

Place of Birth Portland, Maine, USA

Official Site https://www.stephenking.com/

Also Known As

  • Stephen Edwin King
  • John Swithen
  • Richard Bachman

Writing TV ShowsMovies

2019 It: Chapter 2Novel
2017 1922Short Story
2017 Gerald's GameNovel
2017 ItNovel
2017 The Dark TowerNovel
2017 The Mist(3 episodes)Novel
2017 I Am the DoorwayShort Story
2016 CellScreenplay
2016 CellNovel
2016 11.22.63Novel
2016 11.22.63(8 episodes)Novel
2014 Big DriverWriter
2014 MercyStory
2014 A Good MarriageWriter
2013 CarrieNovel
2013 WillaWriter
2013 Under the Dome(1 episode)Writer
2011 Bag of Bones(2 episodes)Writer
2011 Bag of BonesWriter
2010 The BoogeymanStory
2010 Haven(53 episodes)Writer
2009 Everything's EventualWriter
2009 Dolan's CadillacNovel
2009 Children of the CornScreenplay
2009 Children of the CornWriter
2007 The MistNovel
2007 1408Original Story
2006 Lovecraft's PillowIdea
2006 Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King(8 episodes)Writer
2006 DesperationAuthor
2006 Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen KingWriter
2005 The Mangler RebornWriter
2004 Riding the BulletNovel
2004 Salem's LotNovel
2004 Secret WindowNovel
2004 Kingdom HospitalWriter
2004 Kingdom Hospital(15 episodes)Writer
2003 The Diary of Ellen RimbauerWriter
2003 The Diary of Ellen RimbauerCharacters
2003 DreamcatcherNovel
2002 The Dead ZoneNovel
2002 CarrieNovel
2002 The Dead Zone(86 episodes)Writer
2002 Firestarter 2: RekindledNovel
2002 Rose Red(3 episodes)Writer
2002 Rose RedScreenplay
2001 Children of the Corn: RevelationCharacters
2001 Hearts in AtlantisWriter
2001 Strawberry SpringWriter
2001 The Mangler 2Writer
1999 The Green MileNovel
1999 Children of the Corn 666: Isaac's ReturnOriginal Story
1999 The Rage: Carrie 2Characters
1999 Storm of the CenturyWriter
1999 Storm of the Century(3 episodes)Writer
1998 Apt PupilScreenplay
1998 Sometimes They Come Back... for MoreWriter
1998 Children of the Corn V: Fields of TerrorOriginal Story
1997 GhostsStory
1997 The ShiningWriter
1997 Quicksilver HighwayOriginal Story
1997 The Night FlierWriter
1997 The Shining(3 episodes)Writer
1997 TrucksAuthor
1996 ThinnerNovel
1996 Children of the Corn IV: The GatheringOriginal Story
1996 Sometimes They Come Back... AgainWriter
1996 Sometimes They Come Back... AgainCharacters
1996 Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond CyberspaceWriter
1995 Children of the Corn III: Urban HarvestStory
1995 The LangoliersWriter
1995 The Outer Limits(1 episode)Writer
1995 Dolores ClaiborneNovel
1995 The ManglerWriter
1994 The Shawshank RedemptionNovel
1994 The Stand(4 episodes)Writer
1994 The StandAuthor
1993 The X-Files(1 episode)Writer
1993 Needful ThingsNovel
1993 The TommyknockersNovel
1993 The Dark HalfNovel
1993 Children of the Corn II: The Final SacrificeOriginal Story
1992 Pet Sematary IIWriter
1992 SleepwalkersScreenplay
1991 Golden YearsWriter
1991 Sometimes They Come BackStory
1990 MiseryNovel
1990 Graveyard ShiftWriter
1990 Tales from the Darkside: The MovieStory
1989 Pet SemataryScreenplay
1989 Pet SemataryAuthor
1988 Monsters(1 episode)Story
1987 The Running ManAuthor
1987 The Lawnmower ManShort Story
1987 Creepshow 2Story
1987 A Return to Salem's LotWriter
1986 Stand by MeNovel
1986 Maximum OverdriveScreenplay
1986 Maximum OverdriveOriginal Story
1986 SrazhenieWriter
1985 Stephen King's Golden TalesWriter
1985 Silver BulletScreenplay
1985 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)Writer
1985 Cat's EyeScreenplay
1984 FirestarterNovel
1984 Children of the CornNovel
1983 ChristineNovel
1983 The Dead ZoneNovel
1983 CujoNovel
1983 Disciples of the CrowStory
1983 The Woman in the RoomStory
1982 CreepshowScreenplay
1982 The BoogeymanStory
1980 The ShiningNovel
1979 Salem's LotNovel
1979 Salem's Lot(2 episodes)Writer
1976 CarrieNovel
1900 Suffer the Little ChildrenShort Story
1900 My Pretty PonyShort Story
1900 Overlook HotelNovel

Acting

2016 11.22.63 as The Pharmacist
2013 Under the Dome(1 episode) as Diner Patron
2012 Room 237 as Jordy Verrill (archive footage) (uncredited)
2012 Stuck in Love as Himself (voice)
2011 A Night at the Movies: The Horrors of Stephen King as himself
2011 Children of the Corn: Genesis as Novel
2008 Sons of Anarchy(1 episode)
2005 Fever Pitch as Himself (uncredited)
2004 The 100 Scariest Movie Moments as Himself
2004 Kingdom Hospital(2 episodes)
2000 Walking the Tracks: The Summer of 'Stand by Me' as Himself
2000 Stephen King: Fear, Fame and Fortune as Himself
1999 Stephen King: Shining in the Dark as Himself
1999 Storm of the Century(3 episodes) as Lawyer in Ad
1998 The X-Files Movie Special as Himself
1997 The Shining as Gage Creed
1997 The Shining(1 episode)
1996 Thinner as Pharmacist
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1994 The Stand(5 episodes) as Teddy Weizak
1994 The Stand as Teddy Weizak
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as Guest Caller - Brian
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1992 Sleepwalkers as Cemetery Caretaker
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 This is Horror as Himself
1987 Creepshow 2 as Truck Driver
1986 Maximum Overdrive as Man at Bank ATM (uncredited)
1986 Stephen King's World of Horror as Himself
1986 Long Live the New Flesh: The Films of David Cronenberg as Himself
1982 Creepshow as Jordy Verrill (segment "The Lonesome Death Of Jordy Verrill")
1981 Knightriders as Hoagie Man
1964 Jeopardy!(1 episode)
1952 Today(1 episode)
1900 The Rock Bottom Remainders as Self

Production

2017 Mr. Mercedes(10 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 The Dark TowerProducer
2016 11.22.63Executive Producer
2016 11.22.63(8 episodes)Executive Producer
2006 DesperationExecutive Producer
2004 Riding the BulletExecutive Producer
2004 Kingdom Hospital(19 episodes)Executive Producer
2003 The Diary of Ellen RimbauerExecutive Producer
2002 Rose Red(5 episodes)Executive Producer
1999 Storm of the Century(3 episodes)Executive Producer
1997 The Shining(4 episodes)Executive Producer
1994 The Stand(5 episodes)Executive Producer
1991 Stephen King's Golden Years(8 episodes)Executive Producer

Creator

2013 Under the DomeCreator
2011 Bag of BonesCreator
2006 Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen KingCreator
2004 Kingdom HospitalCreator
2002 The Dead ZoneCreator
1999 Storm of the CenturyCreator
1997 The ShiningCreator
1991 Stephen King's Golden YearsCreator
1990 ItCreator
1983 Tales from the DarksideCreator
1979 Salem's LotCreator

Crew

2007 The MistThanks
1999 The Green MileThanks

Directing

1986 Maximum OverdriveDirector

Art

1990 It(2 episodes)Art Direction

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