Gerald Clarke (author)
Get Gerald Clarke Author essential facts below. View Videos or join the Gerald Clarke Author discussion. Add Gerald Clarke Author to your topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Gerald Clarke Author
Gerald Clarke
Born (1937-06-21) June 21, 1937 (age 83)
EducationYale University
EmployerTime Magazine
Architectural Digest
Known forCapote (2005)
Get Happy: The Life of Judy Garland (2000)
Capote (1988)

Gerald Clarke (born June 21, 1937) is an American writer, best known for the biographies Capote (1988) (made into the Oscar-winning 2005 film Capote) and Get Happy: The Life of Judy Garland (2000).[1]

He has also written for magazines including Esquire, Architectural Digest, and Time Magazine, where he was a senior writer for many years.

While an undergraduate at Yale, he wrote for campus humor magazine The Yale Record.[2]

A native of Los Angeles, Clarke now lives in Bridgehampton, in eastern Long Island, New York.


  1. ^ "About Gerald Clarke". Retrieved 2013.
  2. ^ Gerber, Michael (May 12, 2004). "Meet Gary Clarke". Retrieved January 28, 2014.

External links

  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.



Music Scenes