Vinayak Damodar SavarkarVinayak Damodar Savarkar
28 May 1883, Indian
Independence Activist, Reformer
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
 

Tracy LettsTracy Letts
04 July 1965, American
Actor, Screenwriter

Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress
Robby BensonRobby Benson
21 January 1956, American
Actor

Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams
26 March 1911, American
American playwright

Gore VidalGore Vidal
03 October 1925, American
 

Samuel BeckettSamuel Beckett
13 April 1906, Irish
Novelist, Playwright, Theater Director
Lashana LynchLashana Lynch
27 November 1987, British
Actress

Nora EphronNora Ephron
19 May 1941, American
Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima
14 January 1925, Japanese
Playwright

Rod SerlingRod Serling
25 December 1924, American
Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator

Mark RylanceMark Rylance
18 January 1960, British
Actor
Neil SimonNeil Simon
04 July 1927, American
Playwright & Screenwriter

Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
11 September 1958, American
Actress
David MametDavid Mamet
30 November 1947, American
 

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

Charlayne WoodardCharlayne Woodard
29 December 1953, American
Actress
Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer

Tom StoppardTom Stoppard
03 July 1937, Czech, British
Playwright
Saadat Hasan MantoSaadat Hasan Manto
11 May 1912, Pakistani
Writer

Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881, Austrian
Novelist

Yang JiangYang Jiang
17 July 1911, Chinese
Playwright

Doris LessingDoris Lessing
22 October 1919, British
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist
Naguib Mahfouz Naguib Mahfouz
11 December 1911, Egyptian
Novelist

Humayun AhmedHumayun Ahmed
13 November 1948, Bangladeshi
Writer, Filmmaker

Joseph HellerJoseph Heller
01 May 1923, American
Novelist

Dick CusackDick Cusack
29 August 1925, American
Actor
Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

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Brendan BehanBrendan Behan
09 February 1923, Irish
Irish poet

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

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

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

Robertson DaviesRobertson Davies
28 August 1913, Canadian
Author and Journalist
Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
27 February 1913, American
Illness

Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
24 October 1932, British
Poet

A. B. YehoshuaA. B. Yehoshua
19 December 1936, Israeli
Israeli Faulkner
James WongJames Wong
20 April 1959, American
Television producer

Robert GreeneRobert Greene
14 May 1959, British, American
Writer, Playwright
Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
22 October 1870, British
Poet

Thomas Clayton WolfeThomas Clayton Wolfe
03 October 1900, American
Novelist

Philip PullmanPhilip Pullman
19 October 1946, British
Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Playwright,

Peter HandkePeter Handke
06 December 1942, Austrian
Novelist, Playwright, Film director, Screenwriter,

Rory KinnearRory Kinnear
17 February 1978, British
Actor
Zoe KazanZoe Kazan
09 September 1983, British, American
Actress

Russell ToveyRussell Tovey
14 November 1981, British
Actor, Playwright

Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
21 May 1966, American
Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor,

Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,
Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
15 April 1940, British
Politician, Novelist, Writer, Playwright, Science

Clive BarkerClive Barker
05 October 1952, British
Film director, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,
Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
17 December 1945, American
Actor

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

Girish KarnadGirish Karnad
19 May 1938, Indian
Linguist, Author, Film director, Actor,
Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
17 February 1929, Chilean, French
Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Douglas HodgeDouglas Hodge
25 February 1960, British
Actor
Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922, Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
13 April 1931, British
Screenwriter, Librettist

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

Stephen TobolowskyStephen Tobolowsky
30 May 1951, American
Actor
Jim BeaverJim Beaver
12 August 1950, American
Actor

Ben EltonBen Elton
03 May 1959, Australian, British
Actor, Comedian, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,

Nikolai GogolNikolai Gogol
31 March 1809, Russian
Playwright

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
Andrew UptonAndrew Upton
01 February 1966, Australian
Film director, Screenwriter, Librettist

Edward AlbeeEdward Albee
12 March 1928, American
Playwright, Writer, Screenwriter, University

Colman DomingoColman Domingo
28 November 1969, American
Actor

Ruby DeeRuby Dee
27 October 1922, American
Actress
David HaigDavid Haig
20 September 1955, British
Actor

Ian McEwanIan McEwan
21 June 1948, British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film

Amelia BullmoreAmelia Bullmore
31 January 1964, British
Actress

Anthony MinghellaAnthony Minghella
06 January 1954, British
Screenwriter, Playwright, Film director, Film

Jim SteinmanJim Steinman
01 November 1947, American
Composer
Anthony NewleyAnthony Newley
24 September 1931, British
Actor, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer,

Gypsy Rose LeeGypsy Rose Lee
08 January 1911, American
Entertainer
Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,

Julia JonesJulia Jones
27 March 1923, British
Actress

Leslie JordanLeslie Jordan
29 April 1955, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor
Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
05 December 1963, American
Actress

Christine JorgensenChristine Jorgensen
30 May 1926, American
Actor
Michaela CoelMichaela Coel
01 October 1987, Ghanaian, British
Actress

Mike LeighMike Leigh
20 February 1943, British
Film director, Actor, Playwright, Theatre

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

Ron PalilloRon Palillo
02 April 1949, American
Actor, Stage actor, Television actor
Steven BerkoffSteven Berkoff
03 August 1937, British
Actor

Rupert HolmesRupert Holmes
24 February 1947, British, American
Composer
Alan BennettAlan Bennett
09 May 1934, British
Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Diarist, Writer

Sidney SheldonSidney Sheldon
11 February 1917, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film
Thomas HarrisThomas Harris
11 April 1940, American
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright,

Anna SilkAnna Silk
31 January 1974, Canadian
Actress
Matthew CowlesMatthew Cowles
28 September 1944, American
Television actor, Film actor, Stage actor