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Jason Katims (born November 30, 1960) is an American television writer, producer, and playwright. He is best known for being the head writer and executive producer of both Friday Night Lights, on which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series in 2011 for his work on the series finale, and Parenthood. He has also worked on Relativity, which he created and wrote for; Roswell, which he developed, produced and wrote for; Boston Public, which he co-wrote; Pepper Dennis; About a Boy; and the 1996 movie The Pallbearer, starring David Schwimmer and Gwyneth Paltrow. He has two children, Phoebe and Sawyer Katims.

Age: 54
Born: 30 November, 1960, Place of Birth
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary


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2011 The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series & Nominated: Outstanding Drama Series
2010 Parenthood
2006 Friday Night Lights
1994 My So-Called Life story editor / executive story editor
2014 About a Boy executive producer
2012 The Vow -
2010 Parenthood executive producer
2007 The Wedding Bells executive producer
2006 Friday Night Lights executive producer
2006 Pepper Dennis executive producer
2000 Boston Public executive producer


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Nominated for 7 Awards | Won 1

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