Thomas McGuane Biography (1939-)

Full name, Thomas Francis McGuane III; born December 11, 1939, in Wyandotte,MI; son of Thomas Francis (a manufacturer) and Alice Rita (Torphy) McGuane; married Portia Rebecca Crockett, September 8, 1962 (divorced, 1975); married Margot Kidder (an actress), August, 1976 (divorced, May, 1977); married LaurieBuffett, September 19, 1977; children: Thomas Francis IV (first marriage); Maggie (second marriage); Anne Buffett (third marriage); Heather Hume (stepdaughter). Addresses: AGENT--John Hawkins Associates, 71 W. 23rd Street,Suite 1600, New York, NY 10010.

A film version of Thomas McGuane's novel The Sporting Club, adapted by Lorenzo Semple, Jr., was released by AVCO-Embassy in 1971.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
December 11, 1939
Wyandotte, Michigan, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits; FILM APPEARANCES
  • Cowboy in bar, Cold Feet, Avenue, 1989.
  • Credits; FILM WORK
  • Director, 92 in the Shade, United Artists, 1975.
  • Writings;FILM
  • Rancho Deluxe, United Artists, 1975.
  • 92 in the Shade, United Artists, 1975.
  • The Missouri Breaks, United Artists, 1976.
  • (with Bud Shrake) Tom Horn, Warner Brothers, 1980.
  • (with Jim Harrison) Cold Feet, Avenue, 1989.
  • Writings;OTHER
  • The Sporting Club (novel), Simon & Schuster, 1969.
  • The Bushwacked Piano (novel), Simon & Schuster, 1971.
  • Ninety-Two in the Shade (novel), Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1973.
  • Panama (novel), Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1978.
  • An Outside Chance: Essays on Sport (nonfiction), Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1980.
  • Nobody's Angel (novel), Random House, 1982.
  • Something to Be Desired (novel), Random House, 1984.
  • In the Crazies: Book and Portfolio (signed limited edition), Winn Books,1984.
  • To Skin a Cat (short stories), Dutton, 1986.
  • Keep the Change (novel), Houghton Mifflin, 1989.

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