American journalist who received the Pulitzer Prize in 1976 for his coverage from the war in Cambodia. He graduated from Harvard College or university in 1955 having a BA in authorities. His 1980 publication, The Loss of life and Existence of Dith Pran, influenced the 1984 film The Getting rid of Fields. He previously two daughters along with his wife, Jane Freiman. He was performed by Sam Waterston in The Getting rid of Fields.