Roger Ebert

film critic
Born: 6/18/1942
Birthplace: Urbana, Illinois

Best known as co-host with Gene Siskel of the popular television programs Siskel & Ebert (1986–1999) and At the Movies (PBS, 1982–86). After Siskel's 1999 death he continued with Roger Ebert at the Movies (1999–) featuring guest hosts, including the U.S.'s number one movie fan, President Clinton. He was the first film critic to receive a Pulitzer Prize for criticism (1975). He is a film critic for the Chicago Sun-Times and has also written books on cinema and several screenplays, including Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970).

Clint EastwoodEBuddy Ebsen

More on Roger Ebert from Fact Monster:

  • Roger Ebert - Biography of Roger Ebert, The "two thumbs up" movie critic and TV personality
  • Gene Siskel - Gene Siskel (Eugene Kal Siskel) movie critic Born: 1/26/1946 Birthplace: Chicago Siskel was hired ...
  • Jennifer Joseph - Biography of Jennifer Joseph, The model for the latest Columbia Pictures logo
  • Dooley Wilson - Biography of Dooley Wilson, Sam in the movie Casablanca
  • Selected Biographies: E - Selected biographies of well-known people and fictional characters

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Quizzes

Play Tic Tac Toe