Rod Serling biography

Rod Serling

TV Writer

1924 – 1975

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Who was Rod Serling?

Rodman E. "Rod" Serling was an American screenwriter, playwright, television producer, and narrator best known for his live television dramas of the 1950s and his science fiction anthology TV series, The Twilight Zone. Serling was active in politics, both on and off the screen, and helped form television industry standards. He was known as the "angry young man" of Hollywood, clashing with television executives and sponsors over a wide range of issues including censorship, racism, and war.

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Born
Dec 25, 1924
Syracuse
Also known as
  • Rodman Edward Serling
  • Rodman Edward "Rod" Serling
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Unitarian Universalism
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts, Antioch College
    ( - 1950)
  • Binghamton High School
Employment
  • Ithaca College
  • United States Army
Lived in
  • Syracuse
  • Binghamton
Died
Jun 28, 1975
Rochester

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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