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Lowell Ganz

Lowell Ganz was born on August 31, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Parenthood (1989), Robots (2005) and A League of Their Own (1992). He has been married to Jeanne Russo since 1976. They have three children. See full bio »
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  Parenthood (TV Series) (based on the characters created by - 10 episodes, 2014 - 2015) (characters - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2012)
- May God Bless and Keep You Always (2015) ... (based on the characters created by)
- We Made It Through the Night (2015) ... (based on the characters created by)
- Let's Go Home (2015) ... (based on the characters created by)
- How Did We Get Here? (2015) ... (based on the characters created by)
- Lean In (2014) ... (based on the characters created by)
 2010/I Tooth Fairy (screenplay)
 2005 Fever Pitch (screenplay)
 2005 Robots (screenplay)
 2000 Where the Heart Is (screenplay)
 1999 Edtv (screenplay)
 1997-1998 Hiller and Diller (TV Series) (created by - 14 episodes)
- Jeanie Gets a Job (1998) ... (creator)
- Smart Guy (1998) ... (creator)
- The Cliffy Dukay Show (1997) ... (creator)
- Christmas/Hanukkah (1997) ... (creator)
- Thankless-Giving (1997) ... (creator)
 1997 Fathers' Day (screenplay)
 1996 Multiplicity (screenplay)
 1995 Forget Paris (written by)
 1994 City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (characters) / (written by)
 1994 Greedy (written by)
 1993 A League of Their Own (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Fat Boys of Summer (1993) ... (written by)
- Dottie's Back (1993) ... (written by)
 1992 Mr. Saturday Night (written by)
 1992 A League of Their Own (screenplay)
 1991 City Slickers (written by)
 1990 Parenthood (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1990) ... (written by)
 1989 Knight & Daye (TV Series) (created by - 7 episodes)
- The Last Honest Man in America (1989) ... (creator)
- Goodbye, Mr. Scrimshaw (1989) ... (creator)
- Stalk Radio (1989) ... (creator)
- Still Motile After All These Years (1989) ... (creator)
- New York! New York? (1989) ... (creator)
 1989 Parenthood (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 Vibes (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 Channel 99 (TV Movie)
  Gung Ho (TV Series) (based on characters created by - 9 episodes, 1986 - 1987) (written by - 1 episode, 1986)
- Brother, Can You Spare a Dollar? (1987) ... (based on characters created by)
- Where the Boys Are (1987) ... (based on characters created by)
- Kaz Over Easy (1987) ... (based on characters created by)
- Help Wanted (1987) ... (based on characters created by)
- Love Me Tender (1987) ... (based on characters created by)
 1987 Take Five (TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes)
- The Boss Is Back (1987) ... (creator)
- Men Who Hate Men Who Hate Women (1987) ... (creator)
- George's Dream Girl (1987) ... (creator)
- My Friend, Dad (1987) ... (creator)
- The Return of Monty (1987) ... (creator)
 1986 Gung Ho (screenplay) / (story)
 1986 Amazing Stories (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Boo! (1986) ... (written by)
 1985 Spies Like Us (screenplay)
 1984 Splash (screenplay)
  Joanie Loves Chachi (TV Series) (created by - 17 episodes, 1982 - 1983) (written by - 1 episode, 1982)
- The Elopement (1983) ... (creator)
- First Love, Last Love (1983) ... (creator)
- Christmas Show (1982) ... (creator)
- My Dinner with Chachi (1982) ... (creator)
- Term Paper (1982) ... (creator)
  Laverne & Shirley (TV Series) (created by - 178 episodes, 1976 - 1983) (written by - 1 episode, 1976)
- Here Today, Hair Tomorrow (1983) ... (creator)
- Councilman DeFazio (1983) ... (creator)
- Do the Carmine (1983) ... (creator)
- How's Your Sister? (1983) ... (creator)
- Please Don't Feed the Buzzards (1983) ... (creator)
 1982-1983 The New Odd Couple (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- My Strife in Court (1983) ... (written by)
- The New Car (1982) ... (written by)
- Frances Moves In (1982) ... (written by)
- The Hustler (1982) ... (written by)
- The Ides of April (1982) ... (written by)
 1982 Night Shift (written by)
 1982 Here's Boomer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Flatfoots (1982) ... (writer)
 1979 America 2100 (TV Movie) (creator)
 1979 The Lovebirds (TV Movie)
  Makin' It (TV Series) (created by - 9 episodes, 1979) (written by - 1 episode, 1979)
- Friends for Life (1979) ... (creator)
- Tony's Homecoming (1979) ... (creator)
- Little Orphan Fusco (1979) ... (creator)
- Something for Ma (1979) ... (creator)
- Fun, Fun, Fun: Part 2 (1979) ... (creator)
  Busting Loose (TV Series) (created by - 21 episodes, 1977) (written by - 3 episodes, 1977)
- All in Love's Unfair (1977) ... (creator)
- The Decision: Part 2 (1977) ... (creator)
- The Decision: Part 1 (1977) ... (creator)
- Mr. Dennis Steps Out (1977) ... (creator) / (written by)
- A Knight in Tarnished Armor (1977) ... (creator)
 1977 Walkin' Walter (TV Series)
 1974-1975 Happy Days (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- A Date with Fonzie (1975) ... (written by)
- Fonzie Moves In (1975) ... (written by)
- Fonzie's Getting Married (1975) ... (written by)
- Guess Who's Coming to Visit (1974) ... (written by)
  The Odd Couple (TV Series) (written by - 11 episodes, 1973 - 1974) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1973)
- Two on the Aisle (1974) ... (written by)
- The Subway Story (1974) ... (written by)
- The Odd Candidate (1974) ... (written by)
- Shuffling Off to Buffalo (1974) ... (written by)
- The Flying Felix (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 Paul Sand in Friends and Lovers (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Date with Robert (1974) ... (written by)
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Co-wrote the Off-Broadway play "Wrong Turn at Lungfish" with director Garry Marshall. George C. Scott and Tony Danza starred in the original production.
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Long-time writing partner of Babaloo Mandel. See more »

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