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Alan Dean Foster Net Worth



Alan Dean Foster net worth is

$5 Million



Alan Dean Foster Wiki Biography

Alan Dean Foster (born November 18, 1946) is an American author of fantasy and science fiction, with many series to his credit as well as a large number of single novels. He is especially prolific in his novelizations of film scripts.He earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and a MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles and currently resides in Prescott, Arizona, with his wife. 

Net Worth $5 Million
Date Of Birth November 18, 1946
Place Of Birth New York City, New York, USA
Profession Writer
Nationality American
IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0287669
Nominations Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, Locus Award for Best Novel
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1 [dedicating his novelization of Terminator Salvation (2009)] For Brian Thomsen, who would have approved. But who left much too soon. In appreciation and friendship.
# Fact
1 Cousin of Lesley Gore and Michael Gore.
2 Nephew of Batman (1966) producer Howie Horwitz.
3 Currently resides in Prescott, Arizona, in a house built of brick that was salvaged from a turn-of-the-century miners’ brothel.
4 Received his Master’s degree in Fine Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles.
5 Received his Bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of California, Los Angeles.
6 Foster was one of the first authors to write a book about the Star Wars characters having nothing to do with George Lucas‘ original trilogy storyline. Its titled “Splinter of the Mind’s Eye” and was written after the first Star Wars film, centering on adventures featuring Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa.
7 Foster’s love of exotic places has taken him to Europe, Asia, through the Pacific Ocean, and the back roads of Tanzania and Kenya. He has lived in Tahiti and French Polynesia. He has rappeled into New Mexico’s fabled Lechugilla Cave, pan-fried piranha in Peru, whitewater-rafted the length of the Zambezi’s Batoka Gorge, and driven solo the length and breadth of Namibia.
8 Foster’s fiction includes science fiction, fantasy, horror, mystery and westerns. He has written non-fiction articles on film, science and scuba diving, as well as having produced the novelizations of many films, including Star Wars, the first three Alien films, and Alien Nation.

Writer

Title Year Status Character
Welcome to Paradox 1998 TV Series story – 1 episode
Star Trek: The Motion Picture 1979 story

Self

Title Year Status Character
Between the Lines 2016 Video documentary short Himself
Star Trek: The Journey to the Silver Screen 2016 Documentary Himself
Alien Encounters 2013-2014 TV Mini-Series Himself – Author / Himself – Science Fiction Author
Spacing Out! 2012 TV Series Himself – Guest
Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet 2006 Video documentary short Himself, science fiction novelist
Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon 2006 Video documentary short Himself – Science Fiction Novelist

Nominated Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
1980 Hugo Hugo Awards Best Dramatic Presentation Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

Known for movies

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