Charles Beaumont (1929-1967) was a prolific American author of speculative fiction, including short stories in the horror and science fiction subgenres. He is remembered as a writer of classic Twilight Zoneepisodes, such as
The Howling Man,
Printer's Devil, and
Number Twelve Looks Just Like You, but also penned the screenplays for several films, among them7 Faces of Dr. Lao, The Intruder and The Masque of the Red Death. Beaumont is also the subject of a documentary, Charles Beaumont: The Life of Twilight Zone’s Magic Man,by Jason V Brock.