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 an American-born English actor and literary agent. He played Gil Chesterton in the TV series Frasier. He is also the voice of Zazu in The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride and The Lion King 1½, replacing Rowan Atkinson. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States of Americasee more on Edward Hibbert
Forrest J Ackerman was an American collector of science fiction books and movie memorabilia and a science fiction fan. He was, for over seven decades, one of science fiction's staunchest spokesmen and promoters. Ackerman was a Los Angeles, California-based magazine editor, science fiction writer and literary agent, a founder of science fiction fandom, a leading expert on science fiction and fantasy films, and possibly the world's most avid collector of genre books and movie memorabilia. He was the editor and principal writer of the American magazine Famous Monsters of Filmland, as well as an actor, from the 1950s into the 1980s, and appears in at least two documentaries related to this ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 92 (1916-2008)
Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, Californiasee more on Forrest J Ackerman
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
Bernie Weintraub 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, 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 Brown, I Love Lucy, The Cosby Show, The Jackie Gleason Show, ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of Americasee more on Bernie Weintraub