Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton
Michael Crichton was born October 23 in 1942 in Chicago, in a large family. He grew up in New York. He graduated from high school, then the philological faculty of Harvard University. After graduation engaged anthropology, has achieved great success. He studied medicine, he defended his thesis.

Crichton worked at the Institute for Biological Studies. After which, the final stop on the professional activity as a writer.

Brought fantastic success Crichton novel "strain" Andromeda "." The novel two years after the publication was filmed. In the early 1970s, Crichton tries himself as a screenwriter, and later became a successful director.

Blockbuster on the novel «Jurassic Park» Crichton brought worldwide fame. Filmed on his script television series "ER" has received 14 awards «Emmy».

In the late 1990s, Michael Crichton founded Timeline Studios. Computer games made by the company are based on the subjects of novels Crichton.

Michael Crichton has died November 4 in 2008 in Los Angeles (USA).