Gabriel García Márquez Net Worth

Gabriel García Márquez Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Emily Margaret Watson (born 14 January 1967) is an English actress who gave an acclaimed debut film performance in Lars von Trier's Breaking the Waves. She is a two-time Academy Award nominee and four-time BAFTA Award nominee.Watson began her career on stage and joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1992. She received Academy Award nominations for Best Actress for her roles as Bes McNeil in the 1996 film Breaking the Waves and Jacqueline du Pré in the 1998 film Hilary and Jackie. In 2002, she returned to the stage in Twelfth Night at the Donmar Warehouse. Also at the Donmar in 2003, she starred in Uncle Vanya and was nominated for the Olivier Award for Best Actress. On television, she starred in the ITV drama Appropriate Adult in 2011, for which she won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress.Her other films include, The Boxer (1997), Angela's Ashes (1999), Gosford Park (2001), Punch-Drunk Love (2002), Red Dragon (2002), Equilibrium (2002), The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004), Within the Whirlwind (2009) and The Book Thief (2013). Wikipedia

Quick Facts

Birth date: March 6, 1927
Birth place: Aracataca, Magdalena, Colombia
Profession:Writer, Actor, Director
Education:University of Bristol
Spouse:Jack Waters
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Pictured on a 200p Colombian commemorative postage stamp issued 14 July 2015.
2Pictured on a 55c Spanish commemorative postage stamp, issued 22 April 2015.
3Good friends with Cuban leader Fidel Castro.
4After learning that he suffered from lymphatic cancer in 1999, he wrote his autobiography "Vivir para contarla" ("Living to Tell the Tale", 2002).
5His most successful novels include "One Hundred Years of Solitude" (1967), "Chronicle of a Death Foretold" (1981) and "Love in the Time of Cholera" (1985), which was made into the movie Love in the Time of Cholera (2007).
6Worked as a foreign correspondent in Caracas, Rome, Geneva, Poland, Hungary, Paris, Barcelona, Mexico, India and New York City.
7Born to Gabriel Eligio García and Luisa Santiaga Márquez, he was raised by his grandparents Nicolas Ricardo Márquez, a veteran of the Thousand Days War, and Tranquilinia Iguarán Cotes.
8Father of Gonzalo García Barcha.
9His book Love in the Time of Cholera is featured as a major prop in Serendipity (2001).
10Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1982
11The video for R.E.M.'s "Losing My Religion" is based on his short story "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings".
12Father of Rodrigo García.
13Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature (1982).


Quotes

#Quote
1He who awaits much can expect little.
2I don't know who said that novelists read the novels of others only to figure out how they are written. I believe it's true. We aren't satisfied with the secrets exposed on the surface of the page: we turn the book around to find the seams.
3Children's lies are signs of great talent.
4The world must be fucked up when men travel first class and literature goes as freight.
5I'm a journalist. I've always been a journalist. My books couldn't have been written if I weren't a journalist because all the material was taken from reality.
6It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old. They grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
7A man know when he is growing old because he looks like his father.
8The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast.
9Fiction was invented the day Jonas arrived home and told his wife that he was three days late because he had been swallowed by a whale.
10Fame is very agreeable, but the bad thing is that it goes on twenty-four hours a day.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1982Nobel Prize in LiteratureNobel Prize

"for his novels and short stories, in which the fantastic and the realistic are combined in a ... More

1980Silver ArielAriel Awards, MexicoBest Screenplay (Mejor Guión Cinematográfico)El año de la peste (1979)· Juan Arturo Brennan
1980Silver GoddessMexican Cinema JournalistsBest Screenplay, Adapted (Mejor Adaptación)El año de la peste (1979)· Juan Arturo Brennan
· Felipe Cazals


Filmography

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nativ Damech Basheleg2011Short story
Memoria de mis putas tristes2011based on the novel by
Lecciones para un beso2011script doctor
Dead Man's Coughing2009Short inspired by the short story "Muerte constante más allá del amor" - as G. G. Marquez
Of Love and Other Demons2009novel
Love in the Time of Cholera2007novel "El amor en los tiempos del cólera"
ZA 05. Lo viejo y lo nuevo2006Documentary
In Evil Hour2005novel "La Mala Hora"/"In Evil Hour"
The Invisible Children2001
Duelo2001Short book
The Death of Abraham Lincoln: In Three Parts2000Short story by
No One Writes to the Colonel1999novel
Ma armastan sind1997Short novel
Oedipo alcalde1996
Saturday Night Thief1996TV Short
Eyes of a Blue Dog1994story
Crónicas de una generación trágica1993TV Mini-Series idea - 6 episodes
Xuese Qingchen1993uncredited
Mkholod sikvdili modis autsileblad1992novel
Me alquilo para soñar1992TV Mini-Series 6 episodes
La mujer que llegaba a las seis1992Short story
Nekros adelfos1992Short short story
Contigo en la distancia1991Short
La María1991TV Series adaptation - 1991
The Two Way Mirror1990TV Short
Un domingo feliz1989TV Movie
El verano de la señora Forbes1989TV Movie story
I'm the One You're Looking For1989TV Movie story
Milagro en Roma1989writer
Cartas del parque1989screenplay / story
A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings1988screenplay collaboration
Fábula de la Bella Palomera1988writer
Chronicle of a Death Foretold1987novel
Tiempo de morir1985
Farewell to the Ark1984novel "One Hundred Years of Solitude"
Eréndira1983novel / screenplay
100 Years of Solitude1981Video novel
Enroque1981Short story
El mar del tiempo perdido1980short story
El año de la peste1979screenplay
María de mi corazón1979screenplay / story
La viuda de Montiel1979novel
Presage1974
Patsy, mi amor1969story
4 contra el crimen1968screenplay
Juego peligroso1967segment "HO"
Time to Die1966
Amor amor amor1965adaptation - segment "Lola de mi vida"
There Are No Thieves in This Village1965story
Lola de mi vida1965adaptation / screenplay
The Golden Cockerel1964screenplay
La langosta azul1954Short

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
María de mi corazón1979uncredited
There Are No Thieves in This Village1965Boletero cine

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La langosta azul1954Short

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Northern Exposure1994TV Series "100 Years of Solitude" by - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Special Collector's Edition2014TV Series in memory of - 1 episode
Águilas no cazan moscas1994thanks
My Soul Brother1994thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Neorealism: We Were Not Just Bicycles Thieves2013DocumentaryHimself - Interviewed
On Story2012TV SeriesHimself
La palabra empeñada2010DocumentaryHimself
José and Pilar2010DocumentaryHimself
Muchos años después... Gabo en México2007DocumentaryHimself
IV Congreso internacional de la lengua española2007TV MovieHimself
10 líneas de 'El Quijote'2005TV SeriesHimself
Directives Are Directives2001Short documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Caiga quien caiga1997-1999TV SeriesHimself
Entangling Shadows1998DocumentaryHimself
La vida según...1995TV SeriesHimself
My Macondo1990Himself
Acta General de Chile1986DocumentaryHimself
Do Not Enter: The Visa War Against Ideas1986DocumentaryHimself
Camilo, el cura guerrillero1974DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Oscars2015TV SpecialHimself - Writer (In Memoriam)
Días de cine2014TV SeriesHimself
La tele de tu vida2007TV SeriesHimself
La mandrágora2006TV SeriesHimself
Alivio de luto2005Video shortHimself
Unsere Besten2004TV SeriesHimself

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