Rodman Edward Serling (December 25, 1924 – June 28, 1975) was an American screenwriter, playwright, television producer, and narrator/on-screen host, best known for his live television dramas of the 1950s and his anthology television series The Twilight Zone. Serling was active in politics, both on and off the screen, and helped form television industry standards. He was known as the "angry young man" of Hollywood, clashing with television executives and sponsors over a wide range of issues, including censorship, racism, and war.
|Born||Rodman Edward Serling|
December 25, 1924
Syracuse, New York, U.S.
|Died||June 28, 1975 50) (aged|
Rochester, New York, U.S.
|Resting place||Lake View Cemetery|
Interlaken, New York, U.S.
|Education||Antioch College (B.A. in Literature)|
|Genre||Drama, speculative fiction, science fiction, horror fiction|
Carolyn Louise Kramer
|Relatives||Robert J. Serling (brother)|