Michael Crichton Overview

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Born: October 28, 1942

You've got to feel a little annoyed at Michael Crichton for being so successful. On top of that, he's tall (6' 9"), good looking and, of course, his success has made him a millionaire many, many times over. His producing fee alone for his latest book-into-film, Airframe, is said to be $2 million. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, but grew up in a suburb of New York. His journalist father encouraged him to write, and write he did. After abandoning English studies at Harvard, he spent a... See All

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