Daniel Handler is an American writer and musician. He is known for his children's series A Series of Misfortunes and All Wrong Questions, published under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket. The first was adapted into Nickelodeon film in 2004 as well as a Netflix series from 2017 to 2019. Handler has published adult novels and a play under his real name, as well as other children's books under the pseudonym Snicket. His first book, a satirical novel called The Basic Eight, was rejected by many publishers for its dark theme. Handler has also played the accordion in several bands and appeared on indie pop group The Magnetic Fields album 69 Love Songs.
|Born||February 28, 1970, San Francisco, California, U.S.|
|Pen name||Lemony Snicket|
|Occupation||Novelist, screenwriter, musician|
|Notable works||A Series of Unfortunate Events, All the Wrong Questions, The Basic Eight, Watch Your Mouth, Adverbs|
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Author and screenwriter who is best recognized for his literary contributions under the name Lemony Snicket. He published the book Why We Broke Up under his own name in 2011.
In 1992, he graduated from the elite Wesleyan University.
He began his most famous series, A Series of Unfortunate Events, in 1999.
He married Lisa Brown, whom he met in college, and together they have a son named Otto.
Actor Jim Carrey played the role of Count Olaf in the film adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events.
- Gothic Archies - The Gothic Archies are an American indie / gothic rock band formed by Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields. In 1997, Merritt released The New Despair. The EP features the song "Your Long White Fingers", which appears regularly in the Nickelodeon series The Adventures of Pete & Pete.
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- The San Francisco Writers
- Feminist musicians
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Latest information about Daniel Handler updated on June 23 2021.