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Ron Cowen

Ron Cowen was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Queer as Folk (2000), An Early Frost (1985) and Sisters (1991). See full bio »
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Filmography

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  Queer as Folk (TV Series) (developed for American television by - 66 episodes, 2000 - 2005) (story - 53 episodes, 2001 - 2005) (developer: American television - 17 episodes, 2000 - 2005) (written by - 11 episodes, 2000 - 2005) (writer - 3 episodes, 2001) (developed for american television by - 1 episode, 2001) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2001)
- We Will Survive! (2005) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Saying Goodbye (2005) ... (creator)
- Mr. Right (Never Broke a Promise) (2005) ... (creator) / (story)
- Fuckin' Revenge (2005) ... (creator) / (story)
- I Love You (2005) ... (creator) / (story)
  Sisters (TV Series) (creator - 127 episodes, 1991 - 1996) (writer - 12 episodes, 1991 - 1995) (story - 6 episodes, 1993 - 1996) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1993 - 1994)
- War and Peace: Part 2 (1996) ... (creator) / (story)
- War and Peace: Part 1 (1996) ... (creator) / (story)
- Taking a Gamble (1996) ... (creator)
- Housecleaning (1996) ... (creator)
- Nothing Personal (1996) ... (creator)
 1990 The Love She Sought (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1985 An Early Frost (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1984 Knots Landing (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- High Ideals (1984) ... (written by)
- ...So Shall You Reap (1984) ... (written by)
- Lest the Truth Be Known (1984) ... (written by)
  Emerald Point N.A.S. (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1983) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1983)
- Episode #1.8 (1983) ... (written by - as Ronald Cowen)
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... (teleplay - as Ronald Cowen)
 1980 Paul's Case (TV Movie)
 1979-1980 Family (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Whispers (1980) ... (writer)
- The Competition (1979) ... (writer)
 1977 I'm a Fool (TV Movie)
 1974 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Book of Murder (1974) ... (teleplay)
 1971 Summertree (play)
 1968 CBS Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Saturday Adoption (1968) ... (writer)
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 2000-2005 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (executive producer - 84 episodes)
- We Will Survive! (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Saying Goodbye (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Mr. Right (Never Broke a Promise) (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Fuckin' Revenge (2005) ... (executive producer)
- I Love You (2005) ... (executive producer)
 1991-1996 Sisters (TV Series) (executive producer - 127 episodes)
- War and Peace: Part 2 (1996) ... (executive producer)
- War and Peace: Part 1 (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Taking a Gamble (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Housecleaning (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Nothing Personal (1996) ... (executive producer)
 1990 The Love She Sought (TV Movie) (co-producer)
 1985 An Early Frost (TV Movie) (associate producer)
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 2007 Queer as Folk: Reunion (Video documentary)
Himself
 2005 The Evolution Will Be Televised (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 2001 Intimate Portrait (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Sela Ward (2001) ... Himself
- Sharon Gless ... Himself
 1986 The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or a Special
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Attended Ohio State University, transferred to U.C.L.A. Graduated with a B.A. in English. Attended Graduate School at Univ. of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School of Communications. See more »

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