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Richard Sakai (I)


Richard Sakai was born on January 28, 1954 in San Francisco, California, USA. He is known for his work on The Simpsons (1989), As Good as It Gets (1997) and The Simpsons Movie (2007). See full bio »

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Known For

The Simpsons
The Simpsons Producer
(1989-2017)
As Good as It Gets
(1997)
The Simpsons Movie
(2007)
Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire Producer
(1996)

Filmography

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  The Simpsons (TV Series) (producer - 602 episodes, 1989 - 2017) (line producer - 2 episodes, 2007)
- The Cad and the Hat (2017) ... (producer)
- Fatzcarraldo (2017) ... (producer)
- The Great Phatsby (2017) ... (producer)
- Pork and Burns (2017) ... (producer)
- The Nightmare After Krustmas (2016) ... (producer)
 2016 Planet of the Couches (TV Movie) (producer)
 2016 The Edge of Seventeen (producer - produced by)
 2014 The Simpsons Take the Bowl (Video) (producer)
 2012 The Longest Daycare (Short) (producer)
 2010 How Do You Know (executive producer)
 2007 The Simpsons Movie (producer)
 2006 A Terrifying Message from Al Gore (Video short) (producer)
 2004 Spanglish (producer)
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys (producer)
 2000-2001 The Critic (TV Series) (supervising producer - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2001) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.9 (2001) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2001) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.7 (2001) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... (supervising producer)
 2000-2001 What About Joan (TV Series) (producer - 21 episodes)
- The Curse of the Sweater (2001) ... (producer - produced by)
- Mr. Roboto (2001) ... (producer - produced by)
- Joan Sets Up Alice (2001) ... (producer - produced by)
- Jack's Dilemma (2001) ... (producer - produced by)
- It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Joan (2001) ... (producer - produced by)
 1997 As Good as It Gets (executive producer)
 1996 Jerry Maguire (producer)
 1996 Bottle Rocket (executive producer)
  The Critic (TV Series) (executive producer - 15 episodes, 1994 - 1995) (producer - 8 episodes, 1994 - 1995)
- I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Dukerella (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Frankie and Ellie Get Lost (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Sherman of Arabia (1995) ... (executive producer)
- All the Duke's Men (1995) ... (producer)
 1994 Related by Birth (TV Short) (producer)
 1993-1994 Phenom (TV Series) (producer - 22 episodes)
- Strictly Lunchroom (1994) ... (producer)
- It's a Wonderful Mid-Life Crisis (1994) ... (producer)
- Angela's Fifteen Minutes (1994) ... (producer)
- Dianne's Young Buck (1994) ... (producer)
 1991 Deep Deep Trouble (TV Movie) (producer)
 1990 Do the Bartman (TV Short) (producer)
 1990 The Best of the Tracey Ullman Show (TV Movie) (producer)
 1987-1990 The Tracey Ullman Show (TV Series) (producer - 80 episodes)
- Episode #4.23 (1990) ... (producer)
- Arms Control (1990) ... (producer)
- Her First Grownup (1990) ... (producer)
- Who Is He? (1990) ... (producer)
- Episode #4.19 (1990) ... (producer)
  Taxi (TV Series) (associate producer - 44 episodes, 1979 - 1981) (producer - 24 episodes, 1982 - 1983) (co-producer - 19 episodes, 1981 - 1982)
- Simka's Monthlies (1983) ... (producer)
- A Grand Gesture (1983) ... (producer)
- Jim's Mario's (1983) ... (producer)
- Tony's Baby (1983) ... (producer)
- Arnie Meets the Kids (1983) ... (producer)
 1981 Best of the West (TV Series) (associate producer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1981) ... (associate producer)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Richard Psycho | Richard Psychotic | Evil Dr. Sakai | Rambling Richard Sakai | Richard 'Father Of Stokley' Sakai | Richard 'I Wish I Were Dead' Sakai | Richard H Bowl Sakai | Richard Nonconforming Sakai | Richard Psycho Sakai | Richard Rags Sakai | Richard Stumpy Sakai | Richard Sunshine Sakai | Richard Wayne Sakai | Richard Wrestling With Reality Sakai | Ruthless Richard Sakai
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Aquarius

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