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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 16 October 1947Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Nickname zucknuckle

Mini Bio (1)

David Zucker was born on October 16, 1947 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988), The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991) and Airplane! (1980). He has been married to Danielle Zucker since May 1997. They have two children.

Spouse (1)

Danielle Zucker (May 1997 - present) (2 children)

Trade Mark (5)

Films usually feature puns, slapstick, and visual gags
Frequently casts Leslie Nielsen and Lloyd Bridges
David and Jerry's mother is frequently cast in a small role
Often features serious conversations in the foreground and out-of-focus silly events in the background.
Frequently works with Pat Proft, Jim Abrahams and his own brother, Jerry Zucker.

Trivia (8)

One son, Charles born 2000.
Brother of Susan Breslau and Jerry Zucker.
Father, with Danielle Zucker, of daughter Sarah Zucker and son Charles Zucker.
Brother-in-law of Janet Zucker and William Breslau.
His surname "Zucker" is German for "sugar".
Converted to the Republican Party in 2004, and made several anti-Democrat political ads.
Uncle of Bob Zucker, Kate Zucker, Jeremy Breslau and Benji Breslau.

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