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Buzz Bissinger

A former Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist who worked for several newspapers and wrote two acclaimed non-fiction bestsellers, 'Friday Night Lights' (as H.G. Bissinger) and 'A Prayer for the City.' See full bio »
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 2006-2011 Friday Night Lights (TV Series) (book - 75 episodes)
- Always (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- Texas Whatever (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- The March (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- Don't Go (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
- Gut Check (2011) ... (book - as H.G. Bissinger)
 2004 Friday Night Lights (book "Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream" - as H.G. Bissinger)
 2003 Shattered Glass (article - as H.G. Bissinger)
  NYPD Blue (TV Series) (teleplay by - 4 episodes, 2001) (story by - 3 episodes, 2001)
- Lost Time (2001) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Thumb Enchanted Evening (2001) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- In-Laws, Outlaws (2001) ... (teleplay by)
- Family Ties (2001) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
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Other Works:

Writing a book about his autistic son, Zach Bissinger. Book is due to be released on May 15, 2012. See more »

Alternate Names:

H.G. Bissinger

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His mother, Eleanor Lebenthal Bissinger, is related to the family that founded and runs Wall Street's Lebenthal Fund. See more »

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