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Alan Sacks

Alan Sacks was born in 1943. He is a writer and producer, known for Welcome Back, Kotter (1975), Du-beat-e-o (1984) and Thrashin' (1986). See full bio »


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Welcome Back, Kotter
Du-beat-e-o Writer
Thrashin' Writer
Pixel Perfect
Pixel Perfect Writer


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 2013 Gutsy Frog (TV Movie)
 2004 Pixel Perfect (TV Movie) (story)
 1991 Riders in the Sky (TV Series) (creator)
 1986 Thrashin' (written by)
 1984 Du-beat-e-o (idea) / (narration written by)
  Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (created by - 95 episodes, 1975 - 1979) (creator - 95 episodes, 1975 - 1979)
- The Bread Winners (1979) ... (creator) / (creator)
- I'm Okay, But You're Not (1979) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 1 (1979) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 2 (1979) ... (creator) / (creator)
- The Gang Show (1979) ... (creator) / (creator)
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Executive producer, KSM:THe Journey, web series that premiered on for Accuve. See more »

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He won the EMMY for The Color of Friendship (2000) as well as the NAACP Image Award and Humanitas Prize 2000. See more »

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