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writer , producer television show

John Joseph Swartzwelder, American writer, producer television show. Recipient Emmy award for The Simpsons, 1990, numerous advertising awards. Member Writers Guild American East, American Federation of television and Radio Artists.

Background

Swartzwelder, John Joseph was born on February 8, 1949 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of John Joseph Senior and Gloria Mae (Matthews) Swartzwelder.

Education

Student, University Washington, 1967.

Career

Writer, various advertising agys., Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, 1970-1985; comedy writer television shows, Saturday Night Live, New York City, 1985-1986; comedy writer television shows, David Brenner Show, New York City, 1987; freelance writer television episodes for shows, Women in Prison, Mr. President, The Dictator, Los Angeles, 1987-1989; freelance writer television episodes for shows, The Simpsons, Los Angeles, 1989; story editor, The Simpsons, Los Angeles, 1989-1991; producer, The Simpsons, Los Angeles, since 1991.

Membership

Member Writers Guild American East, American Federation of television and Radio Artists.

Connections

father:
John Joseph Senior Swartzwelder

mother:
Gloria Mae (Matthews) Swartzwelder