Biographyamerikansky screenwriter, director and producer
Born May 10, 1944 in Shorewood (Wisconsin, USA) . He studied at the University of Wisconsin. In 1969, together with his brothers Zucker, Jerry and David, created in Madison Theater `Kentucky Fried`.Soon this creative trio moved to Los - Angeles, where they filmed the comedy `Kentucky Fried Movie` (1977). Further work of this group, set in a satirical vein, and parody (sometimes very toxic) picture of popular genres - ` katastrof` movies, spy and police pictures, military fighters - have gained considerable popularity. Suffice it to mention such names as ` Airplane! `, ` Naked pistolet` ` Hot golovy`. Like his partner, Jim Abrahams started ` solnoy` career as a filmmaker putting the film ` Big delo` (1988) and served as executive producer on John Waters ` tapes Plaksa` (1990) .