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Bret Easton Ellis

Bret Easton EllisBorn: 7-Mar-1964
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Gay [1]
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: American Psycho

Author of American Psycho and Less Than Zero.

[1] Edward Wyatt, "Bret Easton Ellis: The Man in the Mirror", The New York Times, 7 August 2005: "The other dedication is to Michael Wade Kaplan, who Mr. Ellis said was his best friend and lover for six years, and who died, in January 2004, at the age of 30. They did not live together, Mr. Ellis said: "It was a very loose kind of partnership. It was not particularly conventional, and neither one of us was interested in the lifestyle, I guess."

Father: Robert Martin Ellis (property developer, d. 1992)
Mother: Dale Ellis (housewife)
Boyfriend: Michael Wade Kaplan (d. Jan-2004)
Boyfriend: Todd Michael Schultz

    High School: The Buckley School, Sherman Oaks, CA
    University: Bennington College

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Author of books:
Less Than Zero (1985, novel)
The Rules of Attraction (1987, novel)
American Psycho (1991, novel)
The Informers (1994, short stories)
Glamorama (1999, novel)
Lunar Park (2005, novel)

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