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Famous Science Fiction-Fantasy Writer Ray Bradbury Dies At 91
2012-06-07 04:16:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com The master of science fiction-fantasy, Ray Bradbury, passed away at the age of 91 on Tuesday, after spending a lifetime of churning out literary masterpieces like "Fahrenheit 451." Bradbury had been slower in recent years due to a stroke that left him tied down to a wheelchair, but he still remained active by writing new novels, plays, screenplays, and a volume of poetry. He spent his time everyday writing in his basement office in Los Angeles, making...

2010-08-25 13:25:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Comic Book and Science Fiction Convention presents legendary Author Ray Bradbury (Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles) on Sunday, September 19, 2010. Ray Bradbury will be appearing 12:00 P.M.-2:00 P.M. to sign Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis, a new Science Fiction film just released on DVD. Ray Bradbury's writing has inspired generation after generation of writers with his iconic works such as Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles,...

2009-08-03 20:45:00

Ray Bradbury's classic 1953 science-fiction book Fahrenheit 451 has been adapted and released as a graphic novel. It's beautiful, Bradbury, who turns 89 this month and is still writing short stories, told USA Today. Although he penned an introduction for Fahrenheit 451: The Authorized Adaptation by illustrator Tim Hamilton, the author assured the newspaper, I didn't interfere. (Imagine) someone giving it to a 10-year-old kid who then wants to read the original novel. That's what good graphic...

2008-11-12 12:00:19

U.S. author Ray Bradbury has agreed to be November's guest programmer on Turner Classic Movies, the channel announced. Each month, TCM invites a celebrity to pick a few favorite movies and share with viewers what he or she has come to love about each one. The 88-year-old "Something Wicked This Way Comes" and "Fahrenheit 451" author is scheduled to join TCM host Robert Osborne Nov. 20 for this month's guest programmer movie showcase. The films Bradbury selected are the 1925 version of...

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