live ranking

List of Famous Playwrights People
1,836  items 6,571 views more info

List of Famous Playwrights

List of famous playwrights, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top playwrights in the world? This includes the most prominent playwrights, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable playwrights is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic playwrights were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned playwrights.

List is made up of items like Steve Martin and Tyler Perry.

From reputable, prominent, and well known playwrights to the lesser known playwrights of today, these are some of the best professionals in the playwright field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous playwrights ever?" and "What are the names of famous playwrights?" then you're in the right place. (1836 items)
The List
Comment
Embed
Options
  1. 1
    open
  2. 2
    open
  3. 3
    open
  4. 4
    open
  5. 5
    No image

    Aaron Hill 1685

    open
  6. 6
    open
  7. 7
    open
  8. 8
    open
  9. 9
    No image
    open
  10. 10
    No image
    open
  11. 11
    open
  12. 12
    No image
    open
  13. 13
    No image
    open
  14. 14
    No image
    open
  15. 15
    open
  16. 16
    No image

    Achaeus of Eretria 45452

    open
  17. 17
    No image

    Achdiat Karta Mihardja 1911

    open
  18. 18
    No image
    open
  19. 19
    No image

    Achille Torelli 1841

    open
  20. 20
    No image
    open
  21. 21
    No image

    Adam Bock

    open
  22. 22
    No image

    Adam Brace 1980

    open
  23. 23
    open
  24. 24
    No image

    Adam Long 1961

    open
  25. 25
    open
  26. 26
    open
  27. 27
    No image
    open
  28. 28
    No image
    open
  29. 29
    open
  30. 30
    open
  31. 31
    No image

    Adrià Gual 1872

    open
  32. 32
    No image
    open
  33. 33
    open
  34. 34
    open
  35. 35
    open
  36. 36

    45411

    open
  37. 37
    open
  38. 38

    Agnes Walsh 1950

    open
  39. 39
    open
  40. 40

    Agustín Moreto y Cavana 1618

    open
  41. 41
    open
  42. 42
    No image
    open
  43. 43
    open
  44. 44
    open
  45. 45
    No image

    1951

    open
  46. 46
    No image

    Ain Gordon

    open
  47. 47
    No image

    Aishah Rahman 1936

    open
  48. 48
    No image
    open
  49. 49
    No image

    Akbar Radi 1939

    open
  50. 50
    open

viewers of this list also saw...

plus...

more popular lists