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Jeff Schaffer was raised in Warren, Ohio. He attended Western Reserve Academy and later Harvard University. After college, he wrote for television and later the big screen. He worked on Seinfeld (1989) first as a writer and later as a producer. Learning greatly from Larry David, Schaffer eventually worked with him later on Curb Your Enthusiasm (... See full bio »

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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Curb Your Enthusiasm
(2005-2017)
The Cat in the Hat
(2003)
Seinfeld
Seinfeld Writer
(1994-1998)
EuroTrip
EuroTrip Writer
(2004)

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 2011-2017 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) (story by - 20 episodes)
- Fatwa! (2017) ... (story by)
- The Shucker (2017) ... (story by)
- Never Wait for Seconds! (2017) ... (story by)
- Namaste (2017) ... (story by)
- The Accidental Text on Purpose (2017) ... (story by)
  The League (TV Series) (creator - 72 episodes, 2009 - 2015) (written by - 61 episodes, 2009 - 2015) (created by - 12 episodes, 2015)
- The Great Night of Shiva (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The 13 Stages of Grief (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Adios y Bienvenidos (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Block (2015) ... (creator)
- The Yank Banker (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2013 Clear History (TV Movie) (written by)
 2012 The Dictator (written by)
 2009 Brüno (screenplay)
 2004 Shark Tale (additional dialogue)
 2004 EuroTrip (written by)
 2003 The Cat in the Hat (screenplay)
  Seinfeld (TV Series) (executive story editor - 22 episodes, 1995 - 1996) (written by - 13 episodes, 1994 - 1998) (story by - 1 episode, 1998) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1998)
- The Puerto Rican Day (1998) ... (written by)
- The Maid (1998) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- The Strike (1997) ... (written by)
- The Voice (1997) ... (written by)
- The Butter Shave (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 The 68th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (special material written by)
 1995 The Moxy & Flea Show (TV Series) (1995-2000)
 1994 The Moxy Pirate Show (TV Series) (1994-2000)
 1994 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.179 (1994) ... (writer)
 1994 Herman's Head (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Absence Makes the Head Grow Fonder (1994) ... (written by)
Show Show Producer (8 credits)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
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