Rod Serling

Rod Serling
1924 - 1975

Rod Serling  American Writer


Rodman Edward "Rod" Serling (December 25, 1924 – June 28, 1975) was an American screenwriter, playwright, television producer, and narrator known for his live television dramas of the 1950s and his science-fiction anthology TV series, The Twilig...

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Longest Relationship26 yrs, 11 mths
Shortest Relationship26 yrs, 11 mths
Average Relationship Length26 yrs, 11 mths
First Name Rod
Middle Name Edward
Last Name Serling
Full Name at Birth Rodman Edward Serling
Alternative Name John Phillips, The Angry Young Man of Television
Age 50 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th December, 1924
Birthplace Syracuse, New York, USA
Died 28th June, 1975
Place of Death Rochester, New York, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Secular Humanist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Graduated from Binghamton High School in 1943.
University BA Literature, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH (1950)
Occupation Text Writer, TV Personality, Actor, Producer
Occupation Writer
Claim to Fame TheTwilight Zone
Music Genre (Text) Drama, Speculative Fiction, Science Fiction, Horror Fiction
Brand Endorsement (1971) TV commercial: Ford automobiles, (1970s) TV commercial: Mazda RX-4
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Rod Serling50 CapricornWriter
Carol Serling87Actress


Female195066 years old
Female195561 years old


The Art of Film1976Narrator (voice)TV Show
The Legendary Curse of the Hope Diamond1975NarratorTV Movie
Phantom of the Paradise1974Introductory Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
Encounter with the Unknown1973Narrator (voice)Movie
Appointment with Destiny1971NarratorTV Show
Ironside1967Thyros, Witches Shop KeeperTV Show
Ichabod and Me1961Eugene HollinfieldTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Narrator, Himself - Host, Rod SerlingTV Show

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    wjerryzMay 16

    Rod Serling was one of the most decorated men in WWll

    CraigSnyderMay 15, 2013

    Rod Zeroing was a very interesting individual. He was born on X-Mas day (just like I was) and seemed to be a very creative man.

    LITTLE KOJAKAug 10, 2010

    I truly beieve that if Rod were still wih us, he would say: `...and since 2001, we`ve been in...The Twilight Zone`. And he`d be right.

    lolaSep 23, 2009

    i like this.

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