American author of novels
Joseph Heller was an American author of novels, short stories, plays and screenplays. His best-known work is the novel Catch-22, a satire on war and bureaucracy, whose title has become a synonym for an absurd or contradictory choice. Wikipedia
Born: May 1, 1923, Coney Island, New York City, New York, United States
Died: December 12, 1999, East Hampton, New York, United States
Movies: Catch-22, Casino Royale, Sex and the Single Girl, Dirty Dingus Magee
Spouse: Valerie Humphries (m. 1987–1999), Shirley Held (m. 1945–1984)
The enemy is anybody who’s going to get you killed, no matter which side he’s on.
Every writer I know has trouble writing.
Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them.