Tom Stoppard(1937-), Playwright and novelist
Sir Tom Stoppard
Sitter in 21 portraits
Playwright and novelist celebrated for his wit and verbal dexterity, the first of numerous stage successes was Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead at the National Theatre (1967); later works include Jumpers (1972), Professional Foul (1977), Arcadia (1993) and The Invention of Love (1997).
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