Benchley, Peter (Bradford)

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BENCHLEY, Peter (Bradford)

BENCHLEY, Peter (Bradford). American, b. 1940. Genres: Plays/Screenplays, Novels, Children's fiction. Career: Reporter, Washington Post, 1963; Associate Ed., Newsweek, NYC., 1964-67; Staff Assistant to the President, White House, Washington, D.C., 1967-69; freelance television news corresp., 1969-72. Publications: NOVELS: Jaws, 1974, screenplay (with C. Gottlieb) 1975; The Deep, 1976, screenplay (with T.K. Wynn), 1977; The Island, 1979, screenplay, 1980; The Girl of the Sea of Cortez, 1982; Q Clearance, 1986; Rummies, 1989; Beast, 1991; White Shark, 1994. OTHER: Time and A Ticket, 1964; Jonathan Visits the White House (children's novel), 1964; Ocean Planet: Writings and Images of the Sea, 1995; Shark Trouble, 2002. Address: c/o Amanda Urban, International Creative Mgmt, 40 W. 57th St, New York, NY 10019-4001, U.S.A.