Chuck Lorre

Writer | Producer | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Big Bang Theory (2006-2018) | Two and a Half Men (2003-2015) | Mike & Molly (2010-2016)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 8 Primetime Emmys. Another 11 wins & 14 nominations More »
AKA 
Chaim Levine | Chuck Levine
BORN 
Oct 18, 1952 (age 65)
HEIGHT 
5' 10½" (1.79m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for DisjointedDisjointed (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 10 episodes, 2017–  ) , Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 2017–  )  Less 2017–  10 Released
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  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 16 episodes, 2017–  )  Less 2017–  16 Released
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Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (39 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Young SheldonYoung Sheldon (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 4 episodes, 2017 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2017 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer (story by) ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 4
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  • Primary photo for MomMom (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 88 episodes, 2013–2017 ) , Writer (created by) ( 87 episodes, 2013–2017 ) , Writer (story by) ( 57 episodes, 2013–2017 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 20 episodes, 2013–2017 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013–2017 88
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  • Primary photo for DisjointedDisjointed (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 10 episodes, 2017 ) , Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 2017 ) , Writer (story by) ( 2 episodes, 2017 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 10
    • The Worst (Aug 25, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Olivia's S***balls (Aug 25, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Pyongyang Green (Aug 25, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 240 episodes, 2006–2017 ) , Writer (created by) ( 239 episodes, 2007–2017 ) , Writer (story) ( 113 episodes, 2007–2017 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 33 episodes, 2008–2017 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 2006–2010 ) , Writer ("Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2006–2017 240
    • The Tesla Recoil (Nov 16, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (story)  Less
    • The Geology Methodology (Nov 9, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • The Proton Regeneration (Nov 2, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mike & MollyMike & Molly (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 125 episodes, 2010–2016 ) , Writer (story by) ( 51 episodes, 2011–2016 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 2010–2011 )  Less 2010–2016 125
    • I See Love (May 16, 2016) Executive Producer, Writer (story by)  Less
    • Curse of the Bambino (May 16, 2016) Executive Producer  Less
    • The Adoption Option (May 9, 2016) Executive Producer, Writer (story by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Unbreakable Kimmy SchmidtUnbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series) Writer ("Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Kimmy Goes on a Playdate! (Apr 15, 2016) Writer ("Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Egg CeteraEgg Cetera (TV Series) Writer ("Mature Mutant Exorcist Turtles") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Special Sorry ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Rap Critic ReviewsRap Critic Reviews (TV Series) Writer ("Gamma Damaged Flying Rabbits") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Two and a Half MenTwo and a Half Men (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 261 episodes, 2003–2015 ) , Executive Producer ( 245 episodes, 2003–2015 ) , Writer (story by) ( 145 episodes, 2003–2015 ) , Composer (theme music) ( 138 episodes, 2003–2009 ) , Theme By ( 86 episodes, 2009–2015 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 58 episodes, 2004–2012 ) , Writer ("Two and a Half Men Theme") ( 24 episodes, 2003–2012 ) , Writer ("Men men men men, manly men men men!") ( 22 episodes, 2013–2014 ) , Composer (theme) ( 20 episodes, 2009–2010 ) , Writer ( 14 episodes, 2003–2015 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Chuck Lorre ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Writer ("Two and a Half Men") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003–2015 262
    • Of Course He's Dead: Part 1 & 2 (Feb 19, 2015) Chuck Lorre (uncredited), Theme By, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Don't Give a Monkey a Gun (Feb 12, 2015) Theme By, Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Boompa Loved His Hookers (Feb 5, 2015) Theme By, Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Hela w opalachHela w opalach (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 3 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Music ("Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Deep Throats (Apr 9, 2006) Music ("Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dharma & GregDharma & Greg (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 119 episodes, 1997–2002 ) , Executive Producer ( 118 episodes, 1997–2002 ) , Writer (story by) ( 29 episodes, 1997–2002 ) , Writer ( 11 episodes, 1997–1999 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 9 episodes, 1998–2001 ) , Director ( 4 episodes, 1998–2002 )  Less 1997–2002 119
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  • Primary photo for Two FamiliesTwo Families (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Last DanceLast Dance (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Nathan's ChoiceNathan's Choice (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 87 episodes, 1995–1998 ) , Executive Producer ( 7 episodes, 1995 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1995 ) , Writer (story by) ( 3 episodes, 1995 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 2 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995–1998 87
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  • Primary photo for Grace Under FireGrace Under Fire (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 112 episodes, 1993–1998 ) , Creative Consultant ( 26 episodes, 1994–1995 ) , Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 1993–1994 ) , Writer ( 5 episodes, 1993–1994 )  Less 1993–1998 112
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  • Primary photo for Venus on the Hard DriveVenus on the Hard Drive (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1998– 
  • Primary photo for It's Good to Be KingIt's Good to Be King (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode )  Less 1997–  1
    • Pilot Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series) Composer ( 106 episodes, 1987–1991 ) , Composer (theme song) ( 74 episodes, 1991–1996 )  Less 1987–1996 180
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  • Primary photo for Frannie's TurnFrannie's Turn (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 6 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 6
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  • Primary photo for RoseanneRoseanne (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer ( 25 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Supervising Producer ( 24 episodes, 1990–1991 ) , Writer (story by) ( 5 episodes, 1990–1992 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1990–1991 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 4 episodes, 1990–1992 )  Less 1990–1992 50
    • Aliens (May 12, 1992) Co-Executive Producer  Less
    • Don't Make Me Over (May 5, 1992) Co-Executive Producer  Less
    • Secrets (Apr 28, 1992) Co-Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Toxic CrusadersToxic Crusaders (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1991 ) , Composer (theme and original songs) ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
    • The Making of Toxie (1991) Composer (theme and original songs), Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Defenders of the EarthDefenders of the Earth (TV Series) Writer ( 4 episodes, 1986–1990 )  Less 1986–1990 4
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  • Primary photo for My Two DadsMy Two Dads (TV Series) Supervising Producer ( 22 episodes, 1989–1990 ) , Writer ( 12 episodes, 1987–1990 ) , Executive Story Editor ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1987–1990 31
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  • Primary photo for Barnyard CommandosBarnyard Commandos (TV Series) Composer (theme music)  Less 1990– 
  • Primary photo for The California Raisin ShowThe California Raisin Show (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Beany and CecilBeany and Cecil (TV Series) Story Editor ( 5 episodes, 1988 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 5
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  • Primary photo for Fraggle RockFraggle Rock (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Charles in ChargeCharles in Charge (TV Series) Writer ( 2 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for Heathcliff & the Catillac CatsHeathcliff & the Catillac Cats (TV Series) Writer (developer), Writer  Less 1984–1987
  • Primary photo for Little Clowns of HappytownLittle Clowns of Happytown (TV Series) Composer (original songs and themes), Writer (developer)  Less 1987– 
  • Primary photo for MASKMASK (TV Series) Writer  Less 1985–1986
  • Primary photo for Moon DreamersMoon Dreamers (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Muppet BabiesMuppet Babies (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Jim Henson's Little Muppet MonstersJim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters (TV Series) Writer (Animation Writing Consultant) ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • In the Beginning (Sep 14, 1985) Writer (Animation Writing Consultant)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pole PositionPole Position (TV Series) Writer ( 12 episodes, 1984 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 13
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  • Primary photo for The LittlesThe Littles (TV Series) Writer (craft spot by) ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
Self (20 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
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  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Episode #26.115 (Feb 20, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - On 'Big Bang Theory' Set ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Episode #21.44 (Nov 26, 2012) Himself - On 'Big Bang Theory' Set (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Charlie Sheen (Aug 11, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
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