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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 Tanner '88 (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 & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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  Alpha House (TV Series) (written by - 21 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 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:

Book: "The Long Road Home: One Step at a Time". Kansas City, MO: Andrews McMeel, 2005. ISBN-10: 1415595844; ISBN-13: 9781415595848 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:

When I talk to wounded veterans, I usually don't ask them what they think the mission was. I don't presume, because their lives are wrenching enough without the suggestion that their sacrifices may have been without meaning. Moreover, if that is so, it will become apparent to them soon enough . . . The young men and women who we've repeatedly put in harm's way are paying the price for this ... See more »

Trivia:

Distantly related to former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau through a common ascendant exiled from France a few centuries ago. He made a reference to his distant cousin in his October 16, 1974 cartoon strip (the week's theme was President Gerald Ford's pardon for draft dodgers in Canada). See more »

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Drawing prominent politicians represented by icons

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Cancer

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