BirthdayOctober 18, 1946
BirthplaceChicago, USA

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  1. About Barry Gifford

    Full name: Barry Gifford
    Also known as: Barry Gifford, Gifford, Barry
    Professions: Novelist, poet, screenwriter, biographer, editor
    Nationality: American
    Occupation: Author

  2. Barry Gifford Known for

    Lost Highway (1997), Dance with the Devil (1997), Wild at Heart (1990), City of Ghosts (2002)

  3. Barry Gifford Biography

    Barry Gifford (born October 18, 1946) is an American author, poet, and screenwriter known for his distinctive mix of American landscapes and film noir- and Beat Generation-influenced literary madness.Gifford is best known for his series of novels about Sailor and Lula, two sex-driven, star-crossed protagonists on the road. The first of the series, Wild at Heart, was adapted by director David Lynch for the 1990 film of the same title. Gifford went on to write the screenplay for Lost Highway with Lynch. Perdita Durango was adapted into film by Alex de la Iglesia. Gifford also writes non-fiction.

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