BirthdayNovember 8, 1984
BirthplaceBrandon, Canada

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  1. About Ben Myers

    Full name: Ben Myers
    Also known as: Ben Myers, Myers, Ben
    Professions: Visual Effects, Editorial Department

  2. Ben Myers Known for

    Avatar (2009), The Hunger Games (2012), Clash of the Titans (2010), The A-Team (2010)

  3. Ben Myers Biography

    Ben Myers or Benjamin Myers (born 1976 in Durham) is an English writer.Myers' most recent novel Pig Iron was published under his full name Benjamin Myers. It was longlisted for 3:AM's Novels Of The Year 2012, runner-up in The Guardian's Not The Booker Prize in the same year and won the inaugural Gordon Burn Prize [1].Myers' second novel, Richard: A Novel, was published by Picador in October 2010 and polarized critical opinion.His first novel The Book Of Fuck, a fictionalised account about a hapless music journalist, was published to underground acclaim in 2004 through Wrecking Ball Press. It was published in Italian in 2005.His short stories and poems have appeared in numerous anthologies since 1999.As a teenager Myers began writing for British weekly Melody Maker. In 1997 he became their staff writer. As of 2013 he has written about literature, music and the arts for a number of publications including New Statesman, Mojo, The Guardian, NME, Alternative Press, Kerrang!, Plan B, Arena, Bizarre, The Quietus, Vice, Shortlist, Caught By The River, Metal Hammer, Classic Rock, 3:AM Magazine, Mineshaft and Time Out. In 2011 he published an article about his brief time as an intern at News Of The WorldMyers has also written a number of music biographies which have been widely translated.He is a founding member of the Brutalists, a literary collective including authors Adelle Stripe and Tony O'Neill and widely acknowledged as the first literary movement to be launched by social networking sites.

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