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David Jacobs (IV)

David Jacobs is a writer and producer, known for Knots Landing (1979), Paradise (1988) and Four Corners (1998). He has been married to Diana Jacobs since February 12, 1977. They have two children. He was previously married to Lynn Pleshette. See full bio »

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Known For

Knots Landing Writer
(1979-1993)
Paradise Writer
(1988-1991)
Four Corners Writer
(1998)
Family Writer
(1977-1978)

Filmography

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 2012-2014 Dallas (TV Series) (created by - 40 episodes)
- Brave New World (2014) ... (creator)
- Endgame (2014) ... (creator)
- Boxed In (2014) ... (creator)
- Victims of Love (2014) ... (creator)
- Hurt (2014) ... (creator)
  Four Corners (TV Series) (1 episode, 1998) (created by - 3 episodes, 1998) (written by - 1 episode, 1998)
- Thicker Than Water (1998) ... (creator)
- The Fear That Follows (1998) ... (creator)
- Betrayals (1998) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Knots Landing (TV Series) (created by - 344 episodes, 1979 - 1993) (written by - 3 episodes, 1979 - 1983)
- Just Like Old Times: Part 2 (1993) ... (creator)
- Just Like Old Times: Part 1 (1993) ... (creator)
- Day of the Assassin (1993) ... (creator)
- My Kingdom for a Horse (1993) ... (creator)
- Hints and Evasions (1993) ... (creator)
 1992 Bodies of Evidence (TV Series) (creator)
 1988-1991 Paradise (TV Series) (created by - 56 episodes)
- Unfinished Business (1991) ... (creator)
- Twenty-Four Hours (1991) ... (creator)
- Shield of Gold (1991) ... (creator)
- The Search for K. C. Cavanaugh (1991) ... (creator)
- A Study in Fear (1991) ... (creator)
  Dallas (TV Series) (created by - 356 episodes, 1978 - 1991) (written by - 6 episodes, 1978 - 1979)
- Conundrum (1991) ... (creator)
- Some Leave, Some Get Carried Out (1991) ... (creator)
- Farewell, My Lovely (1991) ... (creator)
- Those Darned Ewings (1991) ... (creator)
 1986 Dallas: The Early Years (TV Movie)
 1982 Chicago Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vendetta (1982) ... (writer)
 1982 Shannon (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Copscam (1982) ... (story - as David Michael Jacobs)
 1981 Behind the Screen (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1981)
 1980 Secrets of Midland Heights (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Searchers (1980) ... (written by)
- Founder's Day (1980) ... (written by)
 1979 The Lazarus Syndrome (TV Series) (writer - as David Michael Jacobs)
 1979 Married: The First Year (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1979 Kaz (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Stalking Man (1979) ... (written by)
  Family (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1977) (writer - 5 episodes, 1977 - 1978)
- Crossing Over (1978) ... (writer)
- Echoes of Love (1978) ... (writer)
- Annie Laurie (1977) ... (writer)
- Acts of Love: Part 2 (1977) ... (writer)
- Acts of Love: Part 1 (1977) ... (writer)
 1977 Kingston: Confidential (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Anonymous Hero (1977) ... (written by)
- Triple Exposure (1977) ... (written by)
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Alternate Names:

David Michael Jacobs
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Married to Diana Jacobs, two children, Aaron (1978) and Molly (1980). See more »

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