W R Burnett Net Worth
W R Burnett made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, W R Burnett earned $8 Million. Exact sum is $8000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: November 25, 1899, Springfield, Ohio, United States
Death date: April 25, 1982, Santa Monica, California, United States
Birth place: Springfield, Ohio, USA
Profession: Writer, Miscellaneous Crew
Spouse: Whitney Forbes Johnston (m. 1943Р 1982)
Awards: Edgar Grand Master Award
Movies: The Asphalt Jungle, The Great Escape, High Sierra
Wikipedia Source: W R Burnett
William Riley W. R. Burnett was an American novelist and screenwriter. He is best known for the crime novel Little Caesar, the film adaptation of which is considered the first of the classic American gangster movies. Burnett was born in Springfield, Ohio. He left his civil service job there to move to Chicago when he was 28, by which time he had written over 100 short stories and five novels, all unpublished.