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Tom Fontana

Writer | Producer | Miscellaneous Crew
KNOWN FOR 
Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–1999) | St. Elsewhere (1982–1988) | Oz (1997–2003)
AWARDS 
Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 31 nominations More »
BORN 
Sep 12, 1951 (age 63)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Billy the KidBilly the Kid Executive Producer, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for DecalogueDecalogue (TV Mini-series) Writer (10 episodes)  Less
Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (30 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for BorgiaBorgia (TV Series) Executive Producer (38 episodes, 2011–2014), Writer (29 episodes, 2011–2014), Writer (Story) (24 episodes, 2011–2014), Writer (3 episodes, 2011–2013), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2011–2014 38
    • 1507 (2014) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer (Story)  Less
    • 1506 (2014) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer (Story)  Less
    • 1505 (2014) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer (Story)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CopperCopper (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (23 episodes, 2012–2013), Writer (Story) (14 episodes, 2012–2013), Executive Producer (12 episodes, 2012–2013), Writer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012–2013 23
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  • Primary photo for You Don't Know JackYou Don't Know Jack (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The PhilanthropistThe Philanthropist (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (8 episodes, 2009), Executive Producer (7 episodes, 2009), Writer (1 episode, 2009), Writer (Story) (1 episode, 2009), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 2009), Producer (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 8
    • Haiti (Aug 12, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • Kashmir (Aug 5, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • San Diego (Jul 29, 2009) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for M.O.N.Y.M.O.N.Y. (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Bedford DiariesThe Bedford Diaries (TV Series) Writer (Story) (4 episodes, 2006), Executive Producer (3 episodes, 2006), Writer (1 episode, 2006), Writer (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 6
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  • Primary photo for The JuryThe Jury (TV Series) Writer (Story) (9 episodes, 2004), Writer (1 episode, 2004), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 2004), Executive Producer  Less 2004 10
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  • Primary photo for Strip SearchStrip Search (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for JudasJudas (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for OzOz (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (56 episodes, 1997–2003), Executive Producer (56 episodes, 1997–2003), Writer (46 episodes, 1997–2003), Writer (Story) (5 episodes, 1998), Writer (Teleplay) (5 episodes, 1998)  Less 1997–2003 56
    • Exeunt Omnes (Feb 23, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • Junkyard Dawgs (Feb 16, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • A Day in the Death... (Feb 9, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Baseball WivesBaseball Wives (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Shot in the HeartShot in the Heart (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for America: A Tribute to HeroesAmerica: A Tribute to Heroes (TV Special) Writer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Press SecretaryThe Press Secretary (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Hudson's LawHudson's Law (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for American TragedyAmerican Tragedy (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Homicide: The MovieHomicide: The Movie (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Homicide: Life on the StreetHomicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) Executive Producer (122 episodes, 1993–1999), Writer (Story By) (57 episodes, 1993–1999), Writer (10 episodes, 1993–1999), Writer (Teleplay By) (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1993–1999 122
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  • Primary photo for The 20th Century: Yesterday's TomorrowsThe 20th Century: Yesterday's Tomorrows (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Family BroodFamily Brood (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for FirehouseFirehouse (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The ProsecutorsThe Prosecutors (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for New YearNew Year (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Home FiresHome Fires (TV Series) Writer (Story) (5 episodes, 1992), Writer (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 6
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  • Primary photo for TattingersTattingers (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (13 episodes, 1988–1989), Writer (1 episode, 1988), Writer (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1988–1989 14
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  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Producer (115 episodes, 1983–1988), Writer (Story By) (61 episodes, 1982–1988), Writer (27 episodes, 1983–1987), Story Editor (20 episodes, 1982–1983), Writer (Teleplay By) (9 episodes, 1982–1988), Creative Consultant (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1982–1988 135
    • The Last One (May 25, 1988) Creative Consultant, Producer, Writer (Story By)  Less
    • The Abby Singer Show (May 18, 1988) Producer, Writer (Teleplay By)  Less
    • Split Decision (May 11, 1988) Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Fourth Wise ManThe Fourth Wise Man (TV Movie) Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The BeatThe Beat (TV Series) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for Philly HeatPhilly Heat (TV Series) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for Under FireUnder Fire (TV Series) Writer  Less 1995– 
Self (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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