Anne Rice is a celebrated American author widely famed for her The Vampire Chronicles series of novels. Her other notable novels include 1979's The Feast of All Saints and 1996's Servant of the Bones. Throughout her career, she has sold tens of millions of books worldwide, making her one of the most successful American authors of all time.
She was married to renowned poet Stan Rice from 1961 until his death in 2002. The marriage produced two children: Michele and Christopher Rice.
Over the years, a number of her books have been adapted into films, including 1976's Interview with the Vampire, which was made into a 1994 film of the same name starring Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt.
She has come close to death on multiple occasions, including in 1998 when she suddenly fell into a diabetic coma.
Her daughter Michele Rice died at the age of five from leukemia.
First-person narrators is the way I know how to write a book with the greatest power and chance of artistic success.Anne Rice
I broke with my religion in college.Anne Rice
I claim Dickens as a mentor. He's my teacher. He's one of my driving forces.Anne Rice
I enjoy the Web site a lot and I like being able to talk to my readers. I've always had a very close relationship with them.Anne Rice
I want to love all the children of God - Christian, Jew, Moslem, Hindu, Buddhist - everyone. I want to love gay Christians and straight Christians.Anne Rice
Stephen King in many respects is a wonderful writer. He has made a contribution. People in the future will be able to pick up Stephen King's books and learn a lot about who we were by reading those books.Anne Rice
Very few beings really seek knowledge in this world. Mortal or immortal, few really ASK. On the contrary, they try to wring from the unknown the answers they have already shaped in their own minds.Anne Rice
Writers, as they gain success, feel like outsiders because writers don't come together in real groups.Anne Rice
is a famous American author,
who was born on
October 4, 1941. As a person born on this date, Anne Rice is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (October 4) and the 39th most popular for the year (1941).
People born on October 4
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Anne Rice is the 438th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Anne Rice's birthday, Anne Rice is the 3019th most famous American and ranks 19th in famous people born in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
In general, Anne Rice ranks as the 5354th
most popular famous person, and the 140th most popular author / writer / novelist / playwright of all time.
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