William Gibson

Born: 03/16/1948 in Conway, South Carolina, USA

Filmography

Actor (7)

Virtue 1999 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Masters of Fantasy: Harlan Ellison 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The X-Files Movie Special 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

TV.Com 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Wild Palms 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Cyberpunk 1992 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Decade 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor
Writer (3)

The X-Files 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Writer

Johnny Mnemonic 1995 (Movie)

from short story("Burning Chrome") (From Story)

Johnny Mnemonic 1995 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

EDUCATION

University of British Columbia

Vancouver , British Columbia 1977

Milestones

2012

Published non-fiction anthology Distrust That Particular Flavor

2003

Released Blue Ant trilogy Pattern Recognition (2003), Spook Country (2007), and Zero History (2010)

2000

Made acting debut on "The X-Files" (Fox); also wrote episode

1998

Short story "New Rose Hotel" adapted into feature film starring Christopher Walken and Willem Dafoe

1995

Made screenwriting debut with feature adaptation of "Johnny Mnemonic," starring Keanu Reeves

1993

Published first novel in Bridge trilogy Virtual Light

1988

Released third novel in trilogy Mona Lisa Overdrive

1986

Released second Sprawl novel Count Zero

1986

Published short story collection Burning Chrome, which included "Johnny Mnemonic" and "The Gernsback Continuum"

1984

Coined term "cyberspace" in debut novel Neuromancer, the first book in Sprawl trilogy; novel won three major science fiction awards (the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award, and the Hugo Award)

1968

Emigrated from U.S. to Canada to avoid Vietnam War draft

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