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John Katzenbach

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Birthday ***, 1950
Place of Birth Princeton, New Jersey
Age 70 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
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John Katzenbach

John Katzenbach is a famous American novelist. Son of Nicholas Katzenbach, former United States Attorney General, Katzenbach served as a court reporter for the Miami Herald and Miami News, as well as a senior editor for Herald's Tropic magazine. He is married to Madeleine Blais and they live in western Massachusetts. He left the newspaper industry to write compelling psychological stories. His first film, In the Heat of the Summer in 1982, was nominated for an Edgar Award and later became The Mean Season, partially shot in The Herald newspaper and starring Kurt Russell and Mariel Hemingway. Two other of his books were shot in the United States, Just Cause with Sean Connery in 1995 and Hart's War with Bruce Willis in 2002. The fourth book, The Wrong Man, was released in 2011. with the film name False Coupable on French television.

Born June 23, 1950, Princeton, New Jersey, US
Occupation Writer, screenwriter
Alma mater Sidwell Friends School
Period 1987–present
Genre Suspense
Spouse Madeleine Blais
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About John Katzenbach

The author of popular psychological thrillers, he is best known for works such as In the Heat of the Summer, Hart's War, and The Madman's Tale.

John Katzenbach before fame

He worked as a reporter for the Miami Herald and also wrote for the Herald's magazine, Tropic.

Achievement of John Katzenbach

Three of his books-- In the Heat of the Summer, Hart's War, and Just Cause-- were made into acclaimed Hollywood films.

John Katzenbach family life

He married fellow Miami Herald journalist, Madeleine Blais.

Associations of John Katzenbach

Bruce Willis starred in the 2002 film adaptation of Katzenbach's novel, Hart's War.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About John Katzenbach

  • Alumni of Sidwell Friends School
  • American horror writers
  • American detective story writers
  • Phillips Exeter Academy Alumni

Latest information about John Katzenbach updated on June 14 2021.