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Producer , Television writer

Fredric Norman Weiss, American Television writer, producer. Member People for the American Way, Washington, since 1982. Member Writers Guild American West, Academy television Arts and Sciences, American Film Institute, Pi Kappa Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa. M C.

Background

Weiss, Fredric Norman was born on September 19, 1949 in New York City. Son of Joseph Harry and Mae (Zeldes) Weiss.

Education

Bachelor, University of Pennsylvania, 1970;Master of Arts in English, University of Pennsylvania, 1972;Doctor of Philosophy in English, University of Pennsylvania, 1975.

Career

Professor of English, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, 1974-1975;writer, editor, television Guide magazine, Radnor, Pennsylvania, 1975-1979;corporation writer, Thrifty Corporation, Los Angeles, 1980-1981;staff writer, Archie Bunker's Place, Los Angeles, 1981-1982;story editor, Nine to Five, Los Angeles, 1982-1983;executive story consultant, Charles in Charge, Los Angeles, 1984-1985;co-producer, Mr. Belvedere, Los Angeles, 1985-1987;supervising producer, Mr. Belvedere, Los Angeles, 1988-1990;co-producer, The Golden Girls, Los Angeles, 1987-1988.

Membership

Member People for the American Way, Washington, since 1982. Member Writers Guild American West, Academy television Arts and Sciences, American Film Institute, Pi Kappa Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa. M C.

Connections

father:
Joseph Harry Weiss

mother:
Mae (Zeldes) Weiss