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David Simon (II)

Writer | Producer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Homicide: Life on the Street (1993-1999) | The Wire (2002-2008) | Treme (2010-2013)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 22 nominations More »
BORN 
May 13, 1960 (age 57)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for The DeuceThe Deuce (TV Series) Executive Producer (8 episodes, 2017), Writer (created by) (7 episodes, 2017), Writer (2 episodes, 2017), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 2017), Writer (creator) (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 8 Post-Prod
    • Episode #1.8 (Oct 29, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
    • Au Reservoir (2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (story by)  Less
    • Why Me? (Oct 15, 2017) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Show Me a HeroShow Me a Hero (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2015), Writer (4 episodes, 2015), Writer (story by) (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Aug 30, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Aug 30, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Aug 23, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer (story by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for TremeTreme (TV Series) Executive Producer (38 episodes, 2010–2013), Writer (created by) (36 episodes, 2010–2013), Writer (story) (12 episodes, 2010–2012), Writer (7 episodes, 2010–2013), Writer (teleplay) (3 episodes, 2011–2012), Writer (creator) (1 episode, 2010), Writer (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010–2013 38
    • ... To Miss New Orleans (Dec 29, 2013) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Sunset on Louisianne (Dec 22, 2013) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Dippermouth Blues (Dec 15, 2013) Executive Producer, Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Treme Musical Performances: From the Corner to the BlockTreme Musical Performances: From the Corner to the Block (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Generation KillGeneration Kill (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer (7 episodes, 2008), Writer (story) (6 episodes, 2008), Writer (teleplay) (2 episodes, 2008), Writer (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 7
    • Bomb in the Garden (Aug 24, 2008) Executive Producer, Writer (story), Writer (teleplay)  Less
    • Stay Frosty (Aug 17, 2008) Executive Producer, Writer (story)  Less
    • A Burning Dog (Aug 10, 2008) Executive Producer, Writer (story)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The WireThe Wire (TV Series) Writer (created by) (60 episodes, 2002–2008), Executive Producer (52 episodes, 2002–2008), Writer (story by) (50 episodes, 2002–2008), Writer (teleplay by) (20 episodes, 2002–2008), Sun Staff Member / Reporter (2 episodes, 2003–2008), Writer (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002–2008 60
    • -30- (Mar 9, 2008) Sun Staff Member (uncredited), Writer (created by), Writer (story by), Writer (teleplay by)  Less
    • Late Editions (Mar 2, 2008) Writer (created by), Writer (story by)  Less
    • Clarifications (Feb 24, 2008) Writer (created by), Writer (story by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Wire: The ChroniclesThe Wire: The Chronicles (TV Series) Writer (characters)  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for The Wire: It's All ConnectedThe Wire: It's All Connected (TV Movie) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The CornerThe Corner (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2000), Writer (book "The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood") (6 episodes, 2000), Writer (5 episodes, 2000), Officer (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 6
    • Everyman's Blues (May 21, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (book "The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood"), Writer  Less
    • Corner Boy Blues (May 14, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (book "The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood"), Writer  Less
    • Dope Fiend Blues (May 7, 2000) Officer (uncredited), Executive Producer, Writer (book "The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood"), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Homicide: Life on the StreetHomicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) Writer (based upon the book by) (122 episodes, 1993–1999), Producer (45 episodes, 1997–1999), Story Editor (22 episodes, 1996–1997), Writer (teleplay by) (7 episodes, 1994–1997), Writer (staff writer) (7 episodes, 1996), Writer (story by) (5 episodes, 1998–1999), Writer (3 episodes, 1998–1999), Suspect (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1993–1999 122
    • Forgive Us Our Trespasses (May 21, 1999) Producer, Writer (based upon the book by)  Less
    • The Why Chromosome (May 14, 1999) Producer, Writer (based upon the book by)  Less
    • Lines of Fire (May 7, 1999) Producer, Writer (based upon the book by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for NYPD BlueNYPD Blue (TV Series) Writer (teleplay by) (1 episode, 1996), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
Self (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Drunk HistoryDrunk History (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Men in Blazers ShowThe Men in Blazers Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Himself - Creator, Show Me a Hero (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Episode #4.193 (Aug 13, 2015) Himself - Creator, Show Me a Hero  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 66th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Big Interview with Dan RatherThe Big Interview with Dan Rather (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Shadows of LibertyShadows of Liberty Himself  Less 2012 £1.5MM
  • Primary photo for How to Make Money Selling DrugsHow to Make Money Selling Drugs Himself  Less 2012 $14K
  • Primary photo for The House I Live InThe House I Live In Himself, journalist  Less 2012 $211K
  • Primary photo for Real Time with Bill MaherReal Time with Bill Maher (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2009–2012)  Less 2009–2012
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for America in PrimetimeAmerica in Primetime (TV Series) Himself - Creator, The Wire (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • The Crusader (Nov 20, 2011) Himself - Creator, The Wire  Less
  • Primary photo for On StoryOn Story (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Drama (May 21, 2011) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (2 episodes, 2008–2010)  Less 2008–2010
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Bill Moyers' JournalBill Moyers' Journal (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Life in the GameLife in the Game (Video) Himself  Less 2009 $50K
  • Primary photo for Making 'Generation Kill'Making 'Generation Kill' (TV Short) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Wire: The Last WordThe Wire: The Last Word (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Wire OdysseyThe Wire Odyssey (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Tapping the WireTapping the Wire (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Movie  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Anatomy of a 'Homicide: Life on the Street'Anatomy of a 'Homicide: Life on the Street' (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Moyers & CompanyMoyers & Company (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013

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