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Gabe Kaplan

Gabe Kaplan was born on March 31, 1945 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Welcome Back, Kotter (1975), Lewis & Clark (1981) and Fast Break (1979). See full bio »
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Known For

Welcome Back, Kotter
Lewis & Clark
Lewis & Clark Writer
Fast Break
Fast Break David Greene
Tulips Writer


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 1981-1982 Lewis & Clark (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Friends (1982) ... (written by)
- The Uptight End (1981) ... (written by)
 1981 Tulips (uncredited)
  Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (created by - 95 episodes, 1975 - 1979) (creator - 94 episodes, 1975 - 1979) (written by - 2 episodes, 1977 - 1978) (story - 1 episode, 1978) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1978)
- The Bread Winners (1979) ... (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan) / (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan)
- I'm Okay, But You're Not (1979) ... (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan) / (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 1 (1979) ... (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan) / (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 2 (1979) ... (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan) / (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan)
- The Gang Show (1979) ... (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan) / (creator - as Gabriel Kaplan)
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Other Works:

He acted in Bob Fisher and Arthur Marx's play, "Groucho," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Robert Hegyes in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gabriel Kaplan


5' 11½" (1.82 m)

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Working with the original creator of Welcome Back, Kotter (1975) to create a new movie musical. See more »

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Here's Gabe's victory on Battle of the Network Stars (1976) sheilam240
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Reason for his recent role in 'The Grand' (2007) sheilam240
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I don't know who reads this but I knew Gabriel a long time ago. jt9459
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