Harold Pinter won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2005. Whilst still in his teens he published poetry and was a keen actor in school plays. As an adult he was well known for his screenplays including French Lieutenant's Woman. He has written one novel, The Dwarfs.
Mr. Pinter was born in 1930 and died in 2008. His wife was Antonia Fraser. He wrote primarily plays and screen plays. He was also a director and actor.