Martin McDonaghMartin McDonagh
26 March 1970, Irish, British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Filmmaker
Sam ShepardSam Shepard
05 November 1943, American
Actor

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
17 October 1915, American
 

Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams
26 March 1911, American
American playwright

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress

Robby BensonRobby Benson
21 January 1956, American
Actor
Tracy LettsTracy Letts
04 July 1965, American
Actor, Screenwriter

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director

Gore VidalGore Vidal
03 October 1925, American
 

Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress
Rod SerlingRod Serling
25 December 1924, American
Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator

Samuel BeckettSamuel Beckett
13 April 1906, Irish
Novelist, Playwright, Theater Director
Mark RylanceMark Rylance
18 January 1960, British
Actor

Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima
14 January 1925, Japanese
Playwright

Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter
Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
11 September 1958, American
Actress

David MametDavid Mamet
30 November 1947, American
 
Charlayne WoodardCharlayne Woodard
29 December 1953, American
Actress

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer
Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Tom StoppardTom Stoppard
03 July 1937, Czech, British
Playwright
Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
22 October 1919, British
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Dick CusackDick Cusack
29 August 1925, American
Actor

Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist
Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter
Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker

Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
09 February 1923, Irish
Irish poet

Elfriede JelinekElfriede Jelinek
20 October 1946, Austrian
Novelist & Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Dario FoDario Fo
24 March 1926, Italian
Playwright
Patrick WhitePatrick White
28 May 1912, Australian
Australian Writer

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Caryl ChurchillCaryl Churchill
03 September 1938, British
Dramatist, Women's Rights Activist

Robertson DaviesRobertson Davies
28 August 1913, Canadian
Author and Journalist

Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
27 February 1913, American
Illness

A. B. YehoshuaA. B. Yehoshua
19 December 1936, Israeli
Israeli Faulkner
Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet

James WongJames Wong
20 April 1959, American
Television producer
Russell ToveyRussell Tovey
14 November 1981, British
Actor, Playwright

Rory KinnearRory Kinnear
17 February 1978, British
Actor

Zoe KazanZoe Kazan
09 September 1983, British, American
Actress
Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,

Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,
Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
17 December 1945, American
Actor

Sally WainwrightSally Wainwright
1963 AD, British
television producer, screenwriter, playwright

Andrew UptonAndrew Upton
01 February 1966, Australian
Film director, Screenwriter, Librettist
Philip PullmanPhilip Pullman
19 October 1946, British
Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Playwright,

Clive BarkerClive Barker
05 October 1952, British
Film director, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,

Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
17 February 1929, Chilean, French
Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Douglas HodgeDouglas Hodge
25 February 1960, British
Actor
Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13 April 1931, British
Screenwriter, Librettist

Morgan SpurlockMorgan Spurlock
07 November 1970, American
Screenwriter, Film director, Journalist
Peter MorganPeter Morgan
10 April 1963, British
screenwriter, playwright, writer

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922, Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Jim BeaverJim Beaver
12 August 1950, American
Actor
Alan BennettAlan Bennett
09 May 1934, British
Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Diarist, Writer

Anthony MinghellaAnthony Minghella
06 January 1954, British
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Film
Buchi EmechetaBuchi Emecheta
21 July 1944, Nigerian
Writer, Novelist, Sociologist, Playwright, Editor,

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
24 August 1922, American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

Matthew CowlesMatthew Cowles
28 September 1944, American
Television actor, Film actor, Stage actor
Colman DomingoColman Domingo
28 November 1969, American
Actor

Ben EltonBen Elton
03 May 1959, Australian, British
Actor, Comedian, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,
Ruby DeeRuby Dee
27 October 1922, American
Actress

David HaigDavid Haig
20 September 1955, British
Actor

Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24 September 1931, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

Amelia BullmoreAmelia Bullmore
31 January 1964, British
Actress
Ian McEwanIan McEwan
21 June 1948, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film
Gypsy Rose LeeGypsy Rose Lee
08 January 1911, American
Entertainer

Joe OrtonJoe Orton
01 January 1933, British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer

Julia JonesJulia Jones
27 March 1923, British
Actress

Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor
Ron PalilloRon Palillo
02 April 1949, American
Actor, Stage actor, Television actor

Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
05 December 1963, American
Actress

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,

Thomas HarrisThomas Harris
11 April 1940, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright,

Sidney SheldonSidney Sheldon
11 February 1917, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film
Steven BerkoffSteven Berkoff
03 August 1937, British
Actor

Rupert HolmesRupert Holmes
24 February 1947, British, American
Composer
J. Michael StraczynskiJ. Michael Straczynski
17 July 1954, American
Screenwriter, Film producer, Novelist, Journalist,

Piyush MishraPiyush Mishra
13 January 1963, Indian
Screenwriter, Music director, Actor, Singer,

Grant MorrisonGrant Morrison
31 January 1960, Scottish
Comics writer, Writer, Science fiction writer
Mike LeighMike Leigh
20 February 1943, British
Film director, Actor, Playwright, Theatre

Saul RubinekSaul Rubinek
02 July 1948, Canadian
Actor
Elaine MayElaine May
21 April 1932, American
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor,

Christine JorgensenChristine Jorgensen
30 May 1926, American
Actor

Anna Deavere SmithAnna Deavere Smith
18 September 1950, American
Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor, Writer,

Rainer Werner FassbinderRainer Werner Fassbinder
31 May 1945, German
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Actor,
Patricia WettigPatricia Wettig
04 December 1951, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor

John Cameron MitchellJohn Cameron Mitchell
21 April 1963, American
Actor
Don DeLilloDon DeLillo
20 November 1936, American
Writer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Novelist,

Dan ButlerDan Butler
02 December 1954, American
Actor, Television actor
Eric BogosianEric Bogosian
24 April 1953, American
Actor

William GoldmanWilliam Goldman
12 August 1931, American
Novelist
Arnold RidleyArnold Ridley
07 January 1896, British
Actor