Ebert, Roger (Joseph)

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EBERT, Roger (Joseph)

EBERT, Roger (Joseph). American, b. 1942. Genres: Plays/Screenplays, Film, History. Career: Film critic. News-Gazette, Champaign-Urbana, IL, staff writer, 1958-66; Daily Illinois, Chicago, editor, 1963-64; Chicago City College, instructor in English, 1967-68; Chicago Sun Times, film critic, 1967-; University of Chicago Fine Arts Program, lecturer on film, 1969-; Sneak Previews, PBS-TV, co-host, 1977-82; At the Movies, co-host, 1982-86; Ebert and Roeper (formerly Siskel and Ebert), syndicated TV prog., co-host, 1986-. U.S. Student Press Association, president, 1963-64; Art Institute of Chicago, Film Center, member, board of advisers, 1973-; University of Illinois Alumni Association, member, board of directors, 1975-77. Publications: An Illini Century, 1967; Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (screenplay), 1970; A Kiss Is Still a Kiss: Roger Ebert at the Movies, 1984; The Perfect London Walk, 1986; Two Weeks in the Midday Sun, 1987; Roger Ebert's Movie Home Companion, 1990; Roger Ebert's Movie Yearbook, 1991-; Behind the Phantom's Mask, 1993; Ebert's Little Movie Glossary, 1994; Roger Ebert's Book of FIlm, 1996; Questions for the Movie Answer Man, 1997; Roger Ebert's Bigger Little Movie Glossary, 1999; I Hated, Hated, Hated This Movie, 2000; The Great Movies, 2002. Address: Chicago Sun-Times, 401 N Wabash Rm 110, Chicago, IL 60611, U.S.A.