Roger Ebert
Date of Birth
Jun 18, 1942
Birth Place:
Urbana, IL


The Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic for the Chicago Sun Times, Roger Ebert was best known for his long-time partnership with late critic Gene Siskel on their long-running TV show. He penned several books on cinema, including popular video guides. He also wrote a few screenplays for Russ Meyer, including the cult favorite Beyond the Valley of the Dolls. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi

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