Quotes by Harold Pinter

About Harold Pinter:

Harold Pinter was a Nobel Prize-winning English playwright, screenwriter, director and actor. One of the most influential modern British dramatists, his writing career spanned more than 50 years. His best-known plays include The Birthday Party (1957), The Homecoming (1964), and Betrayal (1978), each of which he adapted for the screen. His screenplay adaptations of others' works include The Servant (1963), The Go-Between (1971), The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981), The Trial (1993), and Sleuth (2007). He also directed or acted in radio, stage, television, and film productions of his own and others' works.

Author Bio

  • NameHarold Pinter
  • Descriptionplaywright from England
  • BornOctober 10, 1930
  • DiedDecember 24, 2008
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionPlaywright; Actor; Film Director; Screenwriter; Writer
  • WorksThe Room; The Birthday Party; The Dumb Waiter; The Caretaker
  • AwardsNobel Prize In Literature; Knight Of The Legion Of Honour; Laurence Olivier Award; Austrian State Prize For European Literature; Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire; Hermann Kesten Prize; Franz Kafka Prize; America Award In Literature