Patrick McGrath is an award-winning British novelist who became famous after releasing his first novel, The Grotesque. He is categorized as a gothic fiction writer, according to his writing skills.
Is Patrick McGrath Married?
Patrick McGrath is presently married to the English actress, Maria Penelope. The pair shared the wedding vows on the 28th December of 1991, in the presence of their close friends and family.
The couple is happily married as of now and bares unconditional love for one another. Further, the pair recently completed their twenty-eight years of marital relationship. Besides, there is no sign of divorce between the couple.
What's The Net Worth of Patrick McGrath?
Patrick McGrath possesses a net worth of $1 million. He is a well-known author who garnered that fortune from his best-selling novels.
In 1989, Patrick published his first novel, The Grotesque. Later, the novel was adapted in a 1995 film with the same name. Following this, he released novels like Spider (1990), Asylum (1996), Martha Peake: a Novel of the Revolution (2000), and Trauma (2008). Alongside The Grotesque, his other novels, Spider and Asylum, were also adapted in the films with the same name. Besides, his novel, Constance, is about the psychological dread of it''s Predecessors.
McGrath also published many reviews and essays like Barnaby Rudge, Moby Dick, and In a Glass Darkly. Moreover, he also co-edited and wrote short fiction, The New Gothic. Just like Patrick, Alex Garland, Lex Martin, and Patrick Hasburgh are also famous novelists.
Quick Facts Patrick McGrath
- Patrick McGrath graduated from the Birmingham College of Commerce with a degree n English and American Literature in 1971.
- At the beginning of his career, he worked in the Penetang Mental Health Centre in the Oakridge top-security unit.
- He also worked as a teacher at the University of Texas at Austin.
- His father was a medical superintendent at the Broadmoor Hospital.