David Saperstein '53
A celebrated author, screenwriter and musician, David Saperstein is the author of Cocoon, a New York Times bestseller and Academy-Award winning film. Mr. Saperstein’s science fiction works include the Cocoon trilogy, the Evil on Earth series and Fatal Reunion.
Mr. Saperstein has written for a variety of mediums and his body of work includes books, feature films, TV, music videos, commercials as well the lyrics for more than eighty published songs and the librettos for three musicals. He wrote the acclaimed novel A Christmas Visitor as the Hallmark TV film. Mr. Saperstein’s works weave in themes of science, technology and humanity.
An innovator, Mr. Saperstein was once of the earliest proponents of e-books and his novel Dark Again was the first full novel available on the internet. His works have inspired millions of fans.
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