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John Green

Also Credited As: John W. Green, Johnny Green
 
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Date Of Death:
May 15, 1989 (???)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
John Green is the #1 international bestselling author of "Turtles All the Way Down" and "The Fault in Our Stars." With millions of copies sold, the novel is a New York Times Bestseller, a USA Today Bestseller, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist and TIME Magazine's 100 Best Young Adult Novels of ... (read complete bio)
 
John Green Headshot
Date of Birth: October 10, 1908
Date of Death: May 15, 1989 (80)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
John Green is the #1 international bestselling author of "Turtles All the Way Down" and "The Fault in Our Stars." With millions of copies sold, the novel is a New York Times Bestseller, a USA Today Bestseller, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist and TIME Magazine's 100 Best Young Adult Novels of ... (read complete bio)
 

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Laurence Brown, Nicholas Mongiardo-Cooper, John Greenleaf and Jacobs SIdney Photo

Laurence Brown, Nicholas Mongiardo-Cooper, John Greenleaf and Jacobs SIdney

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French banker Chauffourier-Dubieff played by Colin McPhillamy (left), and Count FÃ'©odor Brekenski played by John Greenbaum (right) attempt to convince Prince MikaÃ'¯l Alexandrovitch Ouratieff played by Jon Barker (center) to give up his fortune.

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08/08/2013
 
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John Green Biography

John Green is the #1 international bestselling author of "Turtles All the Way Down" and "The Fault in Our Stars." With millions of copies sold, the novel is a New York Times Bestseller, a USA Today Bestseller, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist and TIME Magazine's 100 Best Young Adult Novels of All Time. Green was awarded the American Library Association's Michael L. Printz Award for "Looking for Alaska," which PBS recently included in its Greatest American Read - 100 Most Beloved Books.




John Green News

Student Blog: The Lost Hobby Photo Student Blog: The Lost Hobby
by Student Blogger: Abigail Dobry - Jun 2, 2021

As the first warm days of summer start, and I feel the excitement for possible beach days, picnics, and the like, I realize that sometimes the presence of boredom still surrounds me. I have found a lost hobby that has cured my boredom but still allows for relaxing alone time and an escape to another world. That hobby is reading.

BWW Blog: From Book Club to Broadway Photo BWW Blog: From Book Club to Broadway
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Nov 19, 2020

Public libraries are small town America’s lifeline. More than just a place to pick  up a book, in rural places like the one I live in, they are the cultural heart of the town. 

A New Season of Original Series, Movies, and Blockbusters Coming to Disney Plus Photo A New Season of Original Series, Movies, and Blockbusters Coming to Disney Plus
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 16, 2020

As the weather chills and leaves begin to change, grab your favorite blanket and curl up with Disney+ for “It’s Fall on Disney+,” featuring exciting and  heart-warming new original movies and series and many of your favorite movies premiering this season. 

VIDEO: See President Obama, Michelle Obama, Beyonce, Billy Porter, Taylor Swift, and  Photo VIDEO: See President Obama, Michelle Obama, Beyonce, Billy Porter, Taylor Swift, and More on DEAR CLASS OF 2020
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 8, 2020

On Sunday, June 8th, YouTube presented, “Dear Class of 2020,” which allowed people from around the world to join the class of 2020 as a singular community to celebrate their resilience, and the endless possibilities of their future.

VIDEO: YouTube Hosts 'Dear Class of 2020' Featuring Billy Porter, Beyonce, Taylor Swi Photo VIDEO: YouTube Hosts 'Dear Class of 2020' Featuring Billy Porter, Beyonce, Taylor Swift and More; Tune in Now!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2020

YouTube's 'Dear Class of 2020' global virtual commencement ceremony is streaming now!

YouTube's 'Dear Class of 2020' Featuring Billy Porter, Taylor Swift and More Pushed t Photo YouTube's 'Dear Class of 2020' Featuring Billy Porter, Taylor Swift and More Pushed to Sunday June 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 5, 2020

YouTube today announced that its 'Dear Class of 2020' global virtual commencement ceremony, will now be held one day later on Sunday, June 7, due to a memorial being held for George Floyd in North Carolina on June 6. 

Billy Porter, Taylor Swift and More Added to YouTube's 'Dear Class of 2020' Photo Billy Porter, Taylor Swift and More Added to YouTube's 'Dear Class of 2020'
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 19, 2020

YouTube today announced additional appearances and musical performances from today's most prominent figures and entertainers to the growing “Dear Class of 2020” global virtual commencement ceremony, premiering June 6 starting at 3 pm ET/Noon PT.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES by Jennifer Niven Photo VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES by Jennifer Niven
by Bonnie Lynn Wagner - Feb 7, 2020

Jennifer Niven's award-winning YA novel ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES is about to hit Netflix on February 28th, and the streaming service just dropped its first trailer for the movie.

Wilmette's Actors Training Center Partners With Chicago Dramatists On New Classes Thi Photo Wilmette's Actors Training Center Partners With Chicago Dramatists On New Classes This Winter
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 18, 2019

Actors Training Center (ATC), the North Shore training center that has garnered a national reputation for training actors since 2007 is proud to announce a new educational partnership with Chicago Dramatics, the arts organization based in Chicago and has developed new plays and nurtured new playwrights since 1980. The partnership is focused on arts education with two classes at ATC in Wilmette starting Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. These classes utilize the skills and knowledge of Chicago Dramatist-affiliated instructors to educate ATC's students in the field that are relevant to them and offer an opportunity to increase skills needed to pursue a career in their desired field. 

BWW Review: TUCK EVERLASTING: If You Could Live Forever, Would You? Photo BWW Review: TUCK EVERLASTING: If You Could Live Forever, Would You?
by Nancy Grossman - Dec 12, 2019

There's not a Christmas tree in sight, but there's plenty of uplifting, feel good spirit in the Umbrella Stage Company's TUCK EVERLASTING, the third production of their inaugural season in their gleaming new building in Concord. Under the direction of Elliot Norton Award-winner Nancy Curran Willis, the simplicity and magic of the story shine through the captivating performance of Madi Shaer as 11-year old Winnie Foster, a girl whose life is inexorably changed when she runs away and meets the Tuck family in the woods of Treegap, New Hampshire.

John Green Videos

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for LET IT SNOW VideoVIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for LET IT SNOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2019

Netflix has released the trailer for its upcoming Christmas movie, Let It Snow. When a snowstorm hits a small midwestern town on Christmas Eve, a group of high school seniors find their friendships and love lives colliding thanks to a stranded pop star, a stolen keg, a squad of competitive dancers, a mysterious woman covered in tin foil, and an epic party at the local Waffle Town. Come Christmas morning, nothing will be the same.

LOOKING FOR ALASKA Soundtrack is Now Available VideoLOOKING FOR ALASKA Soundtrack is Now Available
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 18, 2019

Milan Records, an imprint of Sony Music Masterworks, today releases LOOKING FOR ALASKA (MUSIC FROM THE HULU SERIES) a?' available everywhere now.  The album includes music from Hulu's newest original limited series, produced by Josh Schwartz (The O.C., Gossip Girl) and based on John Green's bestselling novel.  Set in 2005, the series features music specific to the early 2000s era, carefully curated by Schwartz and music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas (The O.C., The Twilight Series) as a sonic companion to the show's coming-of-age narrative. 

VIDEO: Check Out the Official Trailer for Hulu's LOOKING FOR ALASKA VideoVIDEO: Check Out the Official Trailer for Hulu's LOOKING FOR ALASKA
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2019

All eight episodes of Looking for Alaska will debut on Friday, October 18 only on Hulu. Watch the trailer below.

VIDEO: Hulu Shares Official Teaser For LOOKING FOR ALASKA VideoVIDEO: Hulu Shares Official Teaser For LOOKING FOR ALASKA
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2019

Teenagers think they're invincible. They don't know how right they are. Looking for Alaska premieres October 18, only on Hulu.

VIDEO: Hulu Debuts Trailer for LOOKING FOR ALASKA VideoVIDEO: Hulu Debuts Trailer for LOOKING FOR ALASKA
by Stage Tube - Jul 26, 2019

Looking for Alaska, the limited series based on the best-selling John Green novel of the same name, will debut all eight episodes on Friday, October 18. The series centers around teenager Miles “Pudge” Halter (Charlie Plummer), as he enrolls in boarding school to try to gain a deeper perspective on life. He falls in love with Alaska Young (Kristine Froseth), and finds a group of loyal friends. But after an unexpected tragedy, Miles and his close friends attempt to make sense of what they've been through.

VIDEO: Author John Green Talks Teens and his Own OCD on 60 MINUTES VideoVIDEO: Author John Green Talks Teens and his Own OCD on 60 MINUTES
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 2018

He feels their pain. He gives them hope.  He defends the nerds.  To millions of his young fans, John Green is a towering figure and a beacon of truth. He does it all in a series of best-selling novels, YouTube “vlogs” and podcasts that have captured the attention of their generation.   But what many of those fans don't know is that Green has his own pain.  He struggles every day with mental illness.  Green, whose young adult bestsellers have become blockbuster films, appears on 60 MINUTES in a profile by Jon Wertheim to be broadcast Sunday, Oct. 7 (7:00-8:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

VIDEO: Official Trailer for MY BROTHER, MY BROTHER AND ME on Seeso
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 2, 2017

Check out the official trailer for the Seeso Original Series “MY BROTHER, MY BROTHER AND ME,” a comedy advice show starring real-life brothers Justin, Travis, and Griffin McElroy.

VIDEO: 'Paper Towns' Nat Wolff And John Green Talks New Film on TODAY
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 5, 2015

John Green, author of the best-selling novel "Paper Towns," joined actor Nat Wolff, star of the new film adaptation, on TODAY

VIDEO: Watch Trailer for Big Screen Adaptation of John Green's PAPER TOWNS
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 19, 2015

Below, watch the first official trailer for 20th Century Fox's PAPER TOWNS, starring Nat Wolff, Cara Delevingne

VIDEO: Ed Sheeran Debuts FAULT IN OUR STARS Song Live in Tour Vlog
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 22, 2014

Atlantic recording artist Ed Sheeran is celebrating the highly anticipated arrival of his second album 'x' (pronounced multiply), with a series of whirlwind international events dubbed 'Multiply Days.' To commorate the event, he is documenting his travels by keeping the cameras running. In a recent video uploaded to his YouTube page, Sheeran surprised high school students with a performance and debuts his new song from THE FAULT IN OUR STARS soundtrack.


John Green Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has John Green written?
John Green has written 1 shows including Come Fly Away (Lyricist).