George Clayton Johnson a Famous American Science-fiction writer has passes away [ Current Affairs ]

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George Clayton Johnson a Famous American science-fiction writer has passed away in Los Angeles, US at the age of 86. For dystopian novel Logan’s Run, which adapted into a 1976 film starring Michael York and was nominated for two Oscars he become well known.

About George Clayton Johnson

  • Johnson was born on July 10, 1929 in Cheyenne, United States.
  • had worked as a telegraph operator and draftsman in the United States Army before he has become a writer.
  • He had co-written Logan’s Run novel in 1967 and was adapted in film that was nominated for best cinematography and art direction Oscars.
  • He had trapped the first Star Trek television episode that was broadcasted in 1966.
  • His notable work includes Logan’s Run, Ocean’s 11, The Twilight Zone, Star Trek.
  • He was also known for the twilight zone.

Awards:

  • He has won Lifetime Achievement awared in 1976 in Inkpot Award for his screenwriting.
  • In 1982 he had awarded for all of US are dying with Best Works in Balrog Award.

- Published on: December 29, 2015