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George Hopley

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George Hopley

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Full Name: Cornell George Hopley-Woolrich
Born: December 4, 1903
New York City, New York, USA
Died: September 25, 1968
New York City, New York, USA
Occupation: Writer
Nationality: American


George Hopley is the pen name of Cornell Woolrich

Cornell George Hopley-Woolrich was an American novelist and short story writer who sometimes wrote under the pseudonyms William Irish and George Hopley.

His biographer, Francis Nevins Jr., rated Woolrich the fourth best crime writer of his day, behind only Dashiell Hammett, Erle Stanley Gardner and Raymond Chandler. A check of film titles reveals that more film noir screenplays were adapted from works by Woolrich than any other crime novelist, and many of his stories were adapted during the 1940s for Suspense and other dramatic radio programs.

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