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J.J. Paulsen

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In 2009, J.J. Paulsen was found guilty of "voluntary manslaughter and moving a body from the scene of death", in the death of his wife, Leanne Serrano-Paulsen. He was also found guilty of neglect of a dependent in the abandonment of his 16-month-old son, Christopher. He was sentenced in Indiana to 26 years in prison. See more trivia »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

In Living Color
(1990-1993)
Roundhouse
Roundhouse Writer
(1992)
Cosby
Cosby Producer
(1998-2000)
Chicago Sons
Chicago Sons Producer
(1997)

Filmography

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 1998-2000 Cosby (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 46 episodes)
- The Song Remains the Same (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- A Long Night's Journey (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- Thursday's Child (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- Kids Eat the Darndest Things (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- A Pair of Threes Beats a Flush Every Time (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
 1998 Damon (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 12 episodes)
- The Last Cub Scout (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
- A Bury Special Episode (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
- The White Guy (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Designer (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Actor (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
 1997-1998 Grace Under Fire (TV Series) (supervising producer - 14 episodes)
- Down in the Boondocks (1998) ... (supervising producer)
- Grace Under Class (1998) ... (supervising producer)
- Fall from Grace (1998) ... (supervising producer)
- Fire in the Hole (1998) ... (supervising producer)
- Digging Up the Dirt (1998) ... (supervising producer)
 1997 Chicago Sons (TV Series) (supervising producer - 13 episodes)
- Mothers, Lost Fullbacks, and Other Soft Things (1997) ... (supervising producer)
- It's a Mezzner (1997) ... (supervising producer)
- Beauty and the Butt (1997) ... (supervising producer)
- Running Interference (1997) ... (supervising producer)
- Kolchak Swings... and Kiss That One Goodbye (1997) ... (supervising producer)
  Hope & Gloria (TV Series) (producer - 22 episodes, 1995 - 1996) (co-producer - 13 episodes, 1995)
- Come Back Lil' Tina (1996) ... (producer)
- Baby Love (1996) ... (producer)
- Note to Self (1996) ... (producer)
- Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Funicular (1996) ... (producer)
- The Art of the Deal (1996) ... (producer)
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 2003 The Orlando Jones Show (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Whup Ass (2003) ... (writer)
- NFL Warren Moon (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... (writer)
- House Arrest (2003) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 12 November 2003 (2003) ... (writer)
 1999 Cosby (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Loving Madeline (1999) ... (written by)
- Book 'Em, Griff O (1999) ... (written by)
- A Very Nice Dance (1999) ... (written by)
- Lucas Absentia (1999) ... (written by)
 1997 Chicago Sons (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Butkus, Live! (1997) ... (written by)
 1995-1996 Hope & Gloria (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Danny, Oh Boy (1996) ... (written by)
- Money You Should Mention (1995) ... (written by)
- Listen, Sister (1995) ... (written by)
- A Midsummer Night's Trim (1995) ... (written by)
- No Degrees of Separation (1995) ... (written by)
 1994 All-American Girl (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Submission: Impossible (1994) ... (written by)
  In Living Color (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (writer - 17 episodes, 1990 - 1992)
- Mr. Rogers (1993)
- Homey and Son (1992)
- Bloopers (1992)
 1992-1993 The Edge (TV Series) (writer - 20 episodes)
- Episode #1.14 (1993) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.10 (1992) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.9 (1992) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.8 (1992) ... (writer)
- Tape Cycle #7 (1992) ... (writer)
  Roundhouse (TV Series) (1 episode, 1992) (writer - 1 episode, 1992)
- New Kid in Town (1992)
 1991 The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 November 1991 (1991) ... (writer)
 1989 The Sweet Life (TV Series) (writer)
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 1994-1995 All-American Girl (TV Series) (executive story editor - 18 episodes)
- Young Americans (1995) ... (executive story editor)
- Pulp Sitcom (1995) ... (executive story editor)
- A Night at the Oprah (1995) ... (executive story editor)
- Venus de Margaret (1995) ... (executive story editor)
- Notes from the Underground (1995) ... (executive story editor)
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John James Paulsen
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Convicted in Indiana of voluntary manslaughter in the beating death of his wife and sentenced to 26 years in prison. See more »

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