Famous Male Literary Agents

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List of famous male literary agents, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male literary agents list contains the most prominent and top males known for being literary agents. There are thousand of males working as literary agents in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic literary agents have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a literary agent then the people below should give you inspiration.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Forrest J Ackerman and Edward Hibbert.

While this isn't a list of all male literary agents, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male literary agents?" and "Who are the best male literary agents?"
Edward Hibbert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Literary Agents
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Edward Hibbert (born 9 September 1955) is an English-American actor, voice actor and literary agent. He played Gil Chesterton in the TV series Frasier. He also voiced Zazu in both The Lion King II: Simba's Pride and The Lion King 1½. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 63

Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States of America

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Forrest J Ackerman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Literary Agents
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Forrest James Ackerman (November 24, 1916 – December 4, 2008) was an American magazine editor, science fiction writer and literary agent, a founder of science fiction fandom, a leading expert on science fiction, horror, and fantasy films, and acknowledged as the world's most avid collector of genre books and movie memorabilia. He was based in Los Angeles, California. During his career as a literary agent, Ackerman represented such science fiction authors as Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, A.E. Van Vogt, Curt Siodmak, and L. Ron Hubbard. For more than seven decades, he was one of science fiction's staunchest spokesmen and promoters. Ackerman was the editor and principal writer of the American ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 92 (1916-2008)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Peter Cox is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Literary Agents
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Peter Cox

Peter Cox is the best-selling English author of more than 20 books, including You Don't Need Meat, was the first chief executive of the Vegetarian Society and is now a literary agent working in London and New York. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Bernie Weintraub (died January 16, 2010) was an American talent agent and founding partner of the Paradigm Talent Agency in 1993.Weintraub was born in the Bronx, New York. He served in the United States military during the Korean War.Weintraub co-founded Robinson Weintraub (Robinson, Weintraub, Gross and Associates), a "boutique" literary agency. In 1993, Robinson Weintraub merged with several other literary and talent agencies to form the Paradigm Talent Agency, with Weintraub becoming one of Paradign's founding partners.Over the course of his career, Weintraub acted as an agent for clients who worked on major television series throughout the industry. His client list included as Murphy ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: New York City, New York

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