Ian Russell McEwan born on 21 June 1948 in Aldershot. He is a citizen of United Kingdom. Ian McEwan was educated at Woolverstone Hall School, University of Sussex and University of East Anglia.
He is a British author known for his work on The Cement Garden and Atonement.
Ian McEwan has had one spouse: Annalena McAfee.
Ian McEwan has worked as a writer, screenwriter, novelist, playwright, film producer and author. He has been a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Royal Society of Literature and American Association for the Advancement of Science. He has been nominated for a Man Booker Prize, International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, Man Booker International Prize and European Film Award – People's Choice Award for Best European Film. He has has won Commander of the Order of the British Empire, James Tait Black Memorial Prize, Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize, Prix Femina étranger, Man Booker Prize, Shakespeare Prize, Common Wealth Award of Distinguished Service, Helmerich Award, Jerusalem Prize, Bodley Medal, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, honorary doctorate of Carlos III University, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and honorary doctor of the University of Sussex. He was influenced by John Updike, Philip Roth, Virginia Woolf, Saul Bellow and Franz Kafka.