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Ernest Cline (born March 29, 1972) is the author of Ready Player One. He is an American novelist and screenwriter.

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Novels Edit

Film / Screenwriting Edit

  • Buckaroo Banzai Against the World Crime League (1996)
  • Fanboys (2009)
  • Thundercade (TBD)

Spoken Word Edit

  • "Dance, Monkeys, Dance"
  • "Nerd Porn Auteur"
  • "When I Was a Kid"
  • The Importance of Being Ernest (2001)
  • The Geek Wants Out (2001)

Trivia Edit

Cline's favorite video games are Black Tiger and Battlezone. They inspired him to write 'Ready Player One and Armada.

When asked who would star in the Ready Player One film adaptation, as his “dream cast,” he would actually prefer a cast of unknown actors — with the exception of Wil Wheaton (who is his own character in the book).

Of all the characters in Ready Player One, he identifies most with Wade and Halliday.

He participated in a Reddit AMA on July 14th, 2015 via the subreddit /r/books.

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