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Alan Zweibel was born on May 20, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for It's Garry Shandling's Show. (1986), Saturday Night Live (1975) and North (1994). He has been married to Robin Blankman since November 24, 1979. They have three children. See full bio »

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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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(1986-1990)
(1975-1987)
North Writer
(1994)
Dragnet Writer
(1987)

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 2021 Here Today (inspired by the short story "The Prize" by) / (written by)
 2019 Still Happy (Short)
 2017/II Bunny Bunny (Short)
 2014 Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays (TV Special) (additional material)
 2012 Playing on Air (Podcast Series)
 2009 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #16.89 (2009) ... (written by - uncredited)
 2007 Monk (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Mr. Monk and the Daredevil (2007) ... (written by)
 1999 The Story of Us (written by)
 1997 I Am Your Child (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 1994 North (novel) / (screenplay)
 1992 The Please Watch the Jon Lovitz Special (TV Special) (creator)
  Good Sports (TV Series) (created by - 15 episodes, 1991) (written by - 3 episodes, 1991)
- A Class Act (1991) ... (creator)
- The Return of Nick (1991) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Bobby and Gayle Go on a Date (1991) ... (creator)
- The Moody Blues Swing (1991) ... (creator)
  It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) (created by - 71 episodes, 1986 - 1990) (written by - 26 episodes, 1986 - 1990)
- Driving Miss Garry (1990) ... (creator)
- The Talent Show (1990) ... (creator)
- The Last Show (1990) ... (creator) / (written by - as Helen Falls)
- Mad at Brad (1990) ... (creator)
- Family Man (1990) ... (creator)
 1989 The Best of Gilda Radner (Video documentary)
 1988-1989 The Boys (TV Series) (created by - 5 episodes)
- Friars' Club (1989) ... (creator)
- Labor Day (1989) ... (creator)
- Some Don't Like It Hot (1989) ... (creator)
- Gene's Problem (1988) ... (creator)
- The Apartment ... (creator)
 1987 Dragnet (written by)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 93 episodes, 1976 - 1980) (written by - 14 episodes, 1975 - 1979) (additional sketches - 2 episodes, 1984 - 1987) (additional sketches by - 1 episode, 1984)
- Garry Shandling/Los Lobos (1987) ... (additional sketches)
- Eddie Murphy/Robert Plant & The Honeydrippers (1984) ... (additional sketches by)
- Jesse Jackson/Andrae Crouch, Wintley Phipps (1984) ... (additional sketches)
 1987 The Best of Chevy Chase (Video documentary)
 1986 The Best of Dan Aykroyd (Video) (written by)
 1985 The Best of John Belushi (Video) (written by)
 1985 Big Shots in America (TV Movie)
 1984 The New Show (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... (writer)
 1981 Steve Martin's Best Show Ever (TV Special)
 1980 Gilda Live
 1977 The Paul Simon Special (TV Special)
 1976 The Beach Boys: It's OK (TV Movie)
Show Show Producer (13 credits)
Show Show Actor (7 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (35 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

(2017-18 season) Stage: Wrote "Bunny Bunny: Gilda Radner, A Sort of Love Story," performed at the Mercury Theater of Chicago in Chicago, IL, with Jason Grimm in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Helen Falls | Skip Lang | Alan 'Bud' Zweibel

Spouse:

Robin Blankman  (3 children)
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Father of Sari Zweibel (born March 2nd 1989). See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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