Author: Douglas Adams 亚当斯

Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English writer, humorist, and dramatist. Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a "trilogy" of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film. Adams's contribution to UK radio is commemorated in The Radio Academy's Hall of Fame. Adams also wrote Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (1987) and The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (1988).

道格拉斯·诺耶尔·亚当斯(Douglas Noël Adams,1952年3月11日-2001年5月11日)是一位英国广播剧作家、和音乐家,尤其以《银河系漫游指南》系列作品出名。这部作品以广播剧起家,后来发展成包括五本书的“三部曲”,拍成电视连续剧。亚当斯逝世后还拍成电影。除《银河系漫游指南》系列外亚当斯还参加了科幻电视连续剧《神秘博士》的拍摄工作,他写了其中的一些剧本。他的其它作品包括《怪探德克》系列。