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Jerry Zucker


Jerry Zucker was born on March 11, 1950 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Airplane! (1980), The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988) and Top Secret! (1984). He has been married to Janet Zucker since May 1987. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2012 Mental (producer)
 2011 Friends with Benefits (producer)
 2010/I Fair Game (producer)
 2002 Unconditional Love (producer)
 2001 Rat Race (producer)
 1997 My Best Friend's Wedding (producer)
 1995 First Knight (producer)
 1995 A Walk in the Clouds (producer)
 1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (executive producer)
 1993 My Life (producer)
 1992 Brain Donors (executive producer)
 1991 The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (executive producer)
 1984 Top Secret! (executive producer)
 1980 Airplane! (executive producer)
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The most frustrating thing is that I want to always buy the best thing, the thing that does the most stuff. See more »

Trivia:

Uncle of Sarah Zucker, Charles Zucker, Jeremy Breslau and Benji Breslau. See more »

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Frequently works with Pat Proft, Jim Abrahams and his brother, David Zucker. See more »

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