John Irving

Writer, Actor

Writer, Actor


John Irving was born on March 2, 1942 in Exeter, New Hampshire, USA as John Wallace Blunt Jr. He is a writer and actor, known for The Cider House Rules (1999), The Door in the Floor (2004) and The World According to Garp (1982). He has been married to Janet Turnbull since 1987. They have one child. He was previously married to Shyla Leary.
Birth date
1942-03-02
Awards
Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations.

Known For


Simon Birch
Simon Birch
Writer (1998)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Door in the Floor
(novel "A Widow for One Year")
2004
WriterThe Cider House Rules
(novel) / (screenplay)
1999
WriterSimon Birch
(novel "A Prayer For Owen Meany" - suggestion)
1998
WriterThe Hotel New Hampshire
(novel)
1984
WriterThe World According to Garp
(novel)
1982
RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Cider House Rules
Stationmaster
1999
ActorThe World According to Garp
Referee
1982
ActorStudio 57
(TV Series) David - The Rarest Stamp (1956) ... David
1956
RoleTitleYear
ThanksThe Ghost of Graham Springs
(Short) (thanks)
2012
ThanksWonders
(Short) (very special thanks)
2011
ThanksStreetwise
(Documentary) (thanks)
1984
RoleTitleYear
SelfLa grande librairie
(TV Series) Self - Episode #11.3 (2018) ... Self - Episode #8.34 (2016) ... Self - Episode #5.31 (2013) ... Self - Episode #3.20 (2011) ... Self
2011-2018
Self2017 Scotiabank Giller Prize
(TV Special) Self
2017
SelfPágina 2
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #9.41 (2016) ... Self - Guest - Episode #7.13 (2013) ... Self - Guest - Episode #6.29 (2013) ... Self - Guest - Episode #3.36 (2010) ... Self - Guest
2010-2016
SelfLate Motiv de Andreu Buenafuente
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 10 May 2016 (2016) ... Self - Guest
2016
SelfJinek
(TV Series) Self - Schrijver - Episode #4.15 (2016) ... Self - Schrijver
2016
SelfTheater Talk
(TV Series) Self - Author - John Irving "Avenue of Mysteries" (2016) ... Self - Author
2016
SelfThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert
(TV Series) Self - Author - Antonio Banderas/Reed Hastings/John Irving (2015) ... Self - Author
2015
SelfVia llibre
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #2.29 (2013) ... Self - Guest
2013
SelfQwerty
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #7.33 (2013) ... Self - Guest - Episode #4.38 (2010) ... Self - Guest
2010-2013
SelfSkavlan
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Wenche Myhre/Amanda Jenssen/Ola Rapace/John Irving/Kerry Kennedy/Christopher McDougall (2012) ... Self - Guest
2012
SelfThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #8.250 (2012) ... Self - Guest
2012
SelfThe Hour
(TV Series) Self - Episode #8.154 (2012) ... Self - Episode dated 18 October 2009 (2009) ... Self
2009-2012
SelfJohn Irving und wie er die Welt sieht
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfMetropolis
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode dated 27 February 2011 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfUnauthorized: The Harvey Weinstein Project
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfLe grand journal de Canal+
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode dated 25 January 2011 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfLiteratur im Foyer
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 21 October 2010 (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfÀnima
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.20 (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfThe Bonnie Hunt Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 3 November 2009 (2009) ... Self - Guest
2009
SelfCafé Picouly
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 13 October 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfDeadline
(TV Series documentary) Self - Guest - Episode dated 21 June 2006 (2006) ... Self - Guest
2006
SelfL'illa del tresor
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 6 June 2006 (2006) ... Self - Guest
2006
SelfIreland: am
(TV Series) Self - Episode #5.243 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfBreakfast
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 23 August 2005 (2005) ... Self - Guest
2005
SelfThe Daily Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - John Irving (2005) ... Self - Guest
2005
SelfFrame on the Wall: The Making of 'The Door in the Floor'
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfESPN 25: Who's #1?
(TV Series documentary) Self - Greatest Coaches (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfAnatomy of a Scene
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Door in the Floor (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfCampus, le magazine de l'écrit
(TV Series documentary) Self - L'egyptomanie (2002) ... Self
2002
SelfESPN SportsCentury
(TV Series documentary) Self - Dan Gable (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfThe 72nd Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
2000
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 21 March 2000 (2000) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 12 May 1998 (1998) ... Self - Guest
1998-2000
SelfThe Cider House Rules: The Making of an American Classic
(Video documentary short) Self
1999
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Montel Williams/Rondell Sheridan/John Irving (1996) ... Self - Guest
1996
SelfAh! Quels titres
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 27 May 1995 (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfMaurizio Costanzo Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 November 1994 (1994) ... Self
1994
SelfLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 6 September 1994 (1994) ... Self
1994
SelfThe Write Stuff
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 13 June 1989 (1989) ... Self
1989
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 12 April 1989 (1989) ... Self - Guest
1989
SelfThe Pat Sajak Show
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #1.57 (1989) ... Self - Guest
1989
SelfDo Not Enter: The Visa War Against Ideas
(Documentary) Self
1986
SelfApostrophes
(TV Series) Self - Quatre grands romans venus des quatre coins du monde (1982) ... Self
1982
SelfGyllene snittet
(TV Series documentary) Self / Author - John Irving (1981) ... Self / Author
1981
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageUnsere Besten
(TV Series) Self - Das große Lesen (2004) ... Self
2004