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George Clayton Johnson
Johnson in 2006
July 10, 1929|
Cheyenne, Wyoming, U.S.
|Died||December 25, 2015
North Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Draftsman, telegraph operator, writer|
|Notable works||Logan's Run|
George Clayton Johnson (July 10, 1929 – December 25, 2015) was an American science fiction writer. He was most famous for co-writing the novel Logan's Run with William F. Nolan, the basis for the 1976 movie.
He was also known for his television screenplays for The Twilight Zone (such as "Nothing in the Dark", "Kick the Can", "A Game of Pool", and "A Penny for Your Thoughts"), and the first episode of Star Trek, "The Man Trap". He also wrote the story on which the 1960 and 2001 movie Ocean's Eleven were based.
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