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Garry Trudeau


Garry Trudeau was born on July 21, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA as Garretson Beekman Trudeau. He is a writer and producer, known for A Doonesbury Special (1977), Alpha House (2013) and Rap Master Ronnie: A Report Card (1988). He has been married to Jane Pauley since June 14, 1980. They have three children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

A Doonesbury Special
(1977)
Alpha House
Alpha House Writer
(2013-2014)
Tanner '88
Tanner '88 Writer
(1988)

Filmography

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 2015 Killer App (TV Movie)
  Alpha House (TV Series) (written by - 21 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (creator - 11 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (created by - 10 episodes, 2014)
- The Nuptials (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- There Will Be Water (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Bugged (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Civility Zone (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Retreat (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2004 Tanner on Tanner (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Awful Truth (2004) ... (writer)
- Alex in Wonderland (2004) ... (writer)
- Boston or Bust (2004) ... (writer)
- Dinner at Elaine's (2004) ... (writer)
 1988 Tanner '88 (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 11 episodes)
- The Reality Check (1988) ... (written by)
- The Boiler Room (1988) ... (written by)
- Something Borrowed, Something New (1988) ... (written by)
- The Girlfriend Factor (1988) ... (written by)
- The Great Escape (1988) ... (written by)
 1977 A Doonesbury Special (Short) (comic strip Doonesbury) / (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Doonesbury (1983). Musical comedy. Book by Garry Trudeau. Lyrics by Garry Trudeau. Music by Elizabeth Swados. Based on the comic strip by Garry Trudeau. Comic Strip used by permission of Universal Press Syndicate. Music orchestrated by Elizabeth Swados. Music arranged by Jeff Waxman. Musical Director: Jeff Waxman. Choreographed... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

G.B. Trudeau
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Personal Quote:

"I think he is smart but willfully ignorant, and he uses his ignorance for strategic advantage, which is appalling. He substitutes belief for thought. It protects you from self-doubt" -- Trudeau's opinion of President George W. Bush. See more »

Trivia:

Brother-in-law of Ann Pauley. See more »

Trademark:

Drawing prominent politicians represented by icons

Star Sign:

Cancer

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