Quentin Crisp

Dec 25, 1908

Bio: An offbeat writer and storyteller, Quentin Crisp was primarily known for his autobiography, entitled The Naked Civil Servant, which was adapted to film in 1975 and starred John Hurt. Born Denis Pratt near London, England, Crisp was, at various points in his early adulthood, a prostitute and an artist. As a young man, Crisp made his homosexuality public knowledge… More


Quentin Crisp Videos

1 minutes 26 seconds
The Celluloid Closet
2 minutes 51 seconds
Naked In New York
2 minutes 15 seconds

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