Edgar Award 75 years old

People with Edgar Award

People

Name Title
John le Carré Writer
John Sayles American film director
Karin Slaughter American writer
Guy Ritchie British film director
Quentin Tarantino American film director actor screenwriter
Sara Paretsky American woman writer
Tana French
William Kent Krueger Author novelist
Daniel Chavarria Uruguayan Revolutionary And Writer
Leslie S. Klinger American Sherlock Holmes scholar
Candice Millard Writer journalist
Burl Barer American writer
William Goldman American screenwriter novelist playwright non-fiction author
Jean-Pierre Jeunet French film director
David Milch Screenwriter television producer
Scott Frank American film director and screenwriter
George Jonas Canadian-Hungarian writer
Walter Sorrells American writer
Keith Peterson Canadian politician
Ian Rankin Writer
Nancy Springer American author
Jonathan Kellerman Novelist psychologist
William K. Reilly American government official
Robert Wright Campbell American screenwriter author and actor
Betsy Byars American children's writer
Rebecca Pawel American writer
Virginia Hamilton African-American children's writer
Robert Parr American chemist
Willo Davis Roberts American children's writer
Alfred Hitchcock British film director and film producer
Robbie Branscum American writer
Carol Plum-Ucci American writer
Tedd Arnold American writer
Blue Balliett American children's' author
Nancy Werlin American children's writer
Kin Platt Writer
William Heffernan American journalist
Bill Pronzini Author
Robert Jackson Bennett
Chris Abani Nigerian author
David Liss Novelist
Frances O'Roark Dowell
CJ Box Novelist
Jesse Hill Ford Novelist short story writer
Donald Bellisario American Television Producer And Screenwriter
Celia Fremlin British writer
Wendelin Van Draanen American children's writer
Marcia Muller Novelist
Stuart M. Kaminsky Novelist mystery writer
David Housewright Writer
Ngaio Marsh New Zealand writer
Phyllis A. Whitney American writer
T. Jefferson Parker American writer
Ben Winters TikTok Star
Colin Hughes
Billy Bob Thornton Actor screenwriter director musician (Vocals/Drums)
Rhys Davies British writer
Eve Bunting American children's writer
Richard Lancelyn Green Scholar of Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes
Norma Fox Mazer American children's writer
Tom Franklin
Susan Straight American writer
Alane Ferguson American writer
Vivian Vande Velde American writer
Charles Ardai American writer and publisher
Otto Lang Canadian politician
Alex Berenson American writer
Aaron Elkins Novelist
William Campbell Gault American writer
Richard North Patterson United States fiction author
Norman Sherry American writer
Meg Gardiner American writer
William Bayer American writer
Tony Gilroy American film director and screenwriter
Clayton Rawson American mystery writer
Katherine Marsh American children's novelist and journalist
Dana Stabenow American writer
Robert Polito American writer and academic
John Rowe Townsend British children's writer and literary critic
Mary Willis Walker American writer
Mary Downing Hahn Author
Charlotte Jay Australian writer
Max Morgan-Witts British producer and director
W. R. Burnett Novelist screenwriter
Kay Nolte Smith American writer
Cynthia Voigt American children's writer
Robert Wyler American film producer
Theodore Taylor Writer
Joan Lowery Nixon American journalist
Hugh Wheeler Writer
William Hanley Writer dramatist
David Renwick British screenwriter
Cornell Woolrich American writer
Mo Hayder Author
Chester Gould Cartoonist
Richard Martin Stern American writer
Alan Armer American television writer producer and director
Charlotte Armstrong American writer
Jason Reynolds Actor
Nicolas Freeling English novelist
Tom Wicker Writer
John Roeburt
John D. F. Black Writer
William P. McGivern American writer
John Dickson Carr Writer
Erik Larson Writer
William Archibald Australian politician
Jorge Luis Borges Argentine writer
Sue Grafton Novelist
William Bast Author screenwriter
Thomas Perry
Scott Corbett American children's writer
Jorge Semprún Writer politician
Sally Wainwright Creator
William O'Farrell Writer
Hillary Waugh American writer
John Paxton Screenwriter
Mary Roberts Rinehart American writer
Richard Peck Writer
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor American children's writer
Rex Burns Writer
Joan Aiken English fiction writer
Jerome Chodorov American politician
Georges Simenon author
John Connolly Writer
Jimmy McGovern
Vincent Starrett American writer
Gerald Kersh British writer
Vincent Bugliosi
Warren Murphy American writer
Charles G. Booth
Mary Higgins Clark Novelist writer
Larry Beinhart Writer
John Green Young Adult Author
Curt Gentry American historian
Richard Levinson American writer and producer
Norman Panama American film director and screenwriter
Ben Maddow Screenwriter and filmmaker
Mike Reiss Writer
Rex Stout Novelist
Charles Addams Cartoonist
Marc Strange Actor
Margaret Anne Barnes Writer
George Harmon Coxe American writer
Stuart Woods American writer
Teri White Writer
Jon Cleary Australian writer novelist
Peter Stone American screenwriter and playwright
Brett Halliday Novelist
Costa-Gavras Film director
Robb White American children's writer
Michael Wilson Writer
Charles Fuller American playwright
Sydney Boehm
Dianne Freeman Actor
Glen A. Larson American TV producer and writer
Richard Wormser Novelist short-story writer screenwriter
Nedrick Young American screenwriter
Helen Eustis
Terence Winter Writer
Curtis Hanson American actor and director
Sam Bobrick Writer
Robert B. Parker American writer
Rick Riordan American writer
Jim Kouf Screenwriter producer director
John Michael Hayes American screenwriter
Robert Towne American screenwriter
Stirling Silliphanta
Bryan Forbes British film director screenwriter and author
Richard Matheson American fiction writer
Ted Tally American playwright
Joseph Hayes Writer
Brian Helgeland American film director
Roald Dahl British novelist short story writer
Daphne du Maurier British writer
Walon Green
Chris Gerolmo Writer
René Balcer Screenwriter producer and director
Jo Eisinger American writer
Philip MacDonald British writer
Philip Yordan American screenwriter
David E. Kelley Television producer writer attorney
Robert L. Fish American writer
Reginald Rose American screenwriter
William Link American writer and producer
David Levien
David Simon American writer
Blake Edwards Writer
George Pelecanos American author
Brian Garfield American writer
Daniel Waters Writer
Agatha Christie English author
Christopher McQuarrie American screenwriter producer and director
Otto Penzler
Steven Dietz
Jay Robert Nash
Edward Dolnick
Theresa Schwegel American writer
Thomas H. Cook American writer
Elaine M. Alphin American children's writer
Arthur Maling American writer
Tim Wynne-Jones Canadian children's writer
Jan Burke American writer
Lisa Scottoline American writer
Sonia Levitin American writer
S. J. Rozan Mystery writer
Thomas Piccirilli American writer
Megan Abbott American writer
Thomas Adcock Edgar Award winner
James B. Stewart American journalist
Ernest Tidyman Writer
Stephen King American author
Mickey Spillane (mobster) American mobster
Ursula Torday British writer
Julius Fast Ameican writer
Margaret Millar American-Canadian mystery and suspense writer
Elleston Trevor British writer
Lawrence Blochman American writer
Ed Lacy Novelist short story writer
Lawrence Treat American writer
Julian Symons British writer
L. R. Wright Canadian writer
Eric Blau
Ross Macdonald Novelist
Eloise Jarvis McGraw American writer
James Patterson (New Jersey) American politician
Helen McCloy American writer
Mildred Benson American writer
Miriam Allen deFord American writer
Anthony Lewis (musician) British composer
Edward D. Hoch American writer
Barbara Owens American writer
Jack Vance (general) Canadian general
Harry Kemelman American writer
Michael Connelly (Medal of Honor) United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient
Paul Erdman American writer
Peter Blauner American writer
Joseph Kanon Novelist book editor publishing executive
Frederick Knott English dramatist and playwright
Guy Trosper American screenwriter
Sidney Carroll Screenwriter
Fredric Brown American novelist short story author
Luther Davis
Barré Lyndon English playwright and screenwriter
Andrew Klavan Novelist
Dennis Potter British television dramatist
Harold Jacob Smith Screenwriter
Lucille Fletcher
Baynard Kendrick American writer
Jack Olsen American journalist
Dorothy Gilman American spy fiction writer
Peter Maas American journalist
Pam Conrad
Henry Slesar American writer
Shana Alexander Journalist
Michael Gilbert Author
James Lee Burke Novelist short story writer
Judson Philips American writer
John Feinstein American sportswriter and commentator
Tim Van Patten American actor
Dick Francis English jockey and crime writer
Dorothy Salisbury Davis Novelist short story writer
Steve Hamilton American baseball player and coach
Mignon G. Eberhart Novelist
Donald J. Sobol Author
Ira Levin Novelist playwright
Avram Davidson Novelist short story writer
Theresa Rebeck writer playwright novelist
Meyer Levin Novelist non-fiction writer religious writer
Gregory Mcdonald American writer
Martha Grimes Novelist
Anthony Boucher Editor novelist short story writer
Tom Fontana Screenwriter
Laurie R. King American novelist
Henry Farrell American writer
Manly Wade Wellman American writer
Stanley Ellin Novelist short story writer
Timothy Findley Canadian writer
Barbara Mertz American novelist Egyptologist
Lawrence Sanders American writer
Dorothy Uhnak American novelist
Joseph Stefano Screenwriter
William Goldman (mathematician) American mathematician
Christopher Nolan (author) Irish poet
George Bagby (Wyoming politician) American politician
Ian Rankin (footballer) Scottish footballer
Robert Arthur (actor) American actor activist
Jack Ritchie American writer
Jacques Barzun Historian
Eliot Pattison American writer and lawyer
Elmore Leonard Novelist screenwriter
Eric Ambler author
Erle Stanley Gardner Lawyer novelist travel writer
Ernest Lehman Writer
Errol Morris American film director
Lynda La Plante Screenwriter
Maj Sjöwall Swedish writer
Gore Vidal American author
Graham Greene Novelist Playwright Short story writer
Hans Hellmut Kirst German writer
Frederick Forsyth English novelist
Patricia Cornwell Novelist journalist biographer
Paul Abbott English writer and producer
Paul Dehn English screenwriter
Paul Gégauff
Per Wahlöö Swedish writer
Dennis Lehane Novelist
Dick Wolf American television producer writer
Donald E. Westlake American novelist
Dorothy B. Hughes American writer
Roy Winsor American writer
Ruth Rendell English novelist
Michael Crichton American novelist screenwriter filmmaker
Michael Dirda
Michael R. Perry American television producer and writer
Michael Tolkin American film director
Mick Garris American film director and screenwriter
Minette Walters British crime writer
Tony Hillerman Novelist
Truman Capote Novelist short story writer playwright
Sharyn McCrumb American writer
Shirley Jackson Novelist short story writer
Sidney Kingsley American writer
Stephen Gaghan American writer and director
Stephen Sondheim American composer
Steven Bochco Television producer and writer
Steven Knight Screenwriter
Harlan Coben Author
Harlan Ellison American science fiction writer
Harry N. MacLean
Henri-Georges Clouzot
Henri Verneuil Director
Larry Gelbart American comedy writer and playwright
Laura Lippman Detective fiction writer
Lawrence Block Mystery writer
Mark Hellinger American journalist critic and film producer
James Bridges American film director and screenwriter
James Ellroy Novelist short story writer essayist memoirist
James M. Cain Novelist short story writer journalist
Jason Goodwin British historian
Jay Dratler American writer
Ed McBain Crime fiction writer screenwriter
Edith Pargeter British writer
Joe Gores Mystery fiction writer
Joe R. Lansdale American novelist short story writer martial arts instructor
John D. MacDonald Novelist short story writer
Joseph Wambaugh Writer
Barbara Amiel British journalist writer and socialite
Anthony Shaffer Writer

Edgar Award (75 years)

  • Inception: Tuesday, January 01, 1946