Biography

Screenwriter and novelist Frederic Raphael is best known for his scripts for such notable British films as the Academy award-winning Darling (1965) and Two for the Road (1967). A native of Chicago, Raphael was educated at Cambridge and spent the bulk of his career in Britain. He specialized in adapting literature to the screen and also occasionally worked for television as both a writer and a director. In 1980, he adapted his novel Richard's Things to the screen. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi