Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Age
74
Birthday
Jun. 18th, 1942
Born in
Urbana, Illinois, USA
Height
5' 8"

Roger Ebert's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Ebert & Roeper & The Movies TV Show
Ebert & Roeper & The Movies
 

Main Movie Roles

2015 - Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films
2014 - Life Itself
2007 - Manufacturing Dissent
2006 - Going to Pieces - The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film
2005 - Jiminy Glick In Lalawood
2005 - Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream
2000 - Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself
1
Roger Ebert (Voiced)
1
Himself - Film Critic
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:




TRIVIA:
  • Shares the birthplace of Urbana, Illinois with the character Hal 9000, as specified in _2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)_ (qv) one of his all time favorite movies. He held a birthday party for Hal 9000 at the University of Illinois in Urbana in 1997 (Hal's birth date in the novel, not the film) celebrated with a screening of 2001 and its co-writer 'Arthur C. Clarke' (qv) in attendance via satellite.
  • Once told 'David Letterman' (qv) that if he were trapped on a deserted island with only one film to watch, that film would be _Citizen Kane (1941)_ (qv).
  • 1 July 2006 - Had surgery to repair a burst blood vessel near his salivary gland, near where he had his previous cancer operation.
  • Survived a bout with thyroid cancer, as well as a cancerous salivary gland tumor.
  • First person ever to win the Pulitzer Prize for film criticism; in 2003, Stephen Hunter of the Washington Post became the second.
  • Hollywood Radio and Television Society's Co-Man of the Year 1993 (with 'Gene Siskel' (qv)).
  • Hobbies: walking, reading, travel, sketching, cosmology, Darwinism.
  • He has a step-daughter, Sonia, and 3 step-grandchildren.


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