Cornell Woolrich

Cornell Woolrich

Cornell Gopeorge Hopley-Woolrich, más conocido por sus seudónimos William Irish o George Hopley (Nueva York, 4 de diciembre de 1903 – idem, 25 de septiembre de 1968), fue un escritor estadounidense de novelas policíacas y de misterio, el más adaptado al cine y la televisión.

  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1903-12-04
  • Falleció: 1968-09-25
  • Lugar de nacimiento: New York City, New York, USA

English

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Cornell George Hopley-Woolrich (4 December 1903 – 25 September 1968) was an American novelist and short story writer who sometimes wrote under the pseudonyms William Irish and George Hopley. His biographer, Francis Nevins Jr., rated Woolrich the fourth best crime writer of his day, behind only Dashiell Hammett, Erle Stanley Gardner and Raymond Chandler. A check of film titles reveals that more film noir screenplays were adapted from works by Woolrich than any other crime novelist, and many of his stories were adapted during the 1940s for Suspense and other dramatic radio programs. Description above from the Wikipedia article Cornell Woolrich, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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