- Name: Peter Benchley
- Born: 05/08/1940
- Died: 02/11/2006 (65 years old)
- Occupation: Author, screenwriter and ocean activist
- Website: http://www.peterbenchley.com/
Peter Bradford Benchley (May 8, 1940 – February 11, 2006) was an American author, screenwriter, and ocean activist. He is known as the author of the bestselling novel Jaws and co-wrote its film adaptation with Carl Gottlieb. Several more of his works were also adapted for both cinema and television, including The Deep, The Island, Beast, and White Shark.
Birth Name: Peter Bradford Benchley
Alias: Peter Bradford Benchley
Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
Death Place: Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
Peter Benchley quotes :
We do not just fear our predators, we are transfixed by them. We are prone to weave stories and fables and chat endlessly about them.Peter Benchley