Biography

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Carl Gottlieb (born March 18, 1938) is an American screenwriter, actor, comedian and executive. He is probably best known for co-writing the screenplay for Jaws, as well as directing the 1981 low-budget cult film Caveman.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Carl Gottlieb (born March 18, 1938) is an American screenwriter, actor, comedian and executive. He is probably best known for co-writing the screenplay for Jaws, as well as directing the 1981 low-budget cult film Caveman.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Carl Gottlieb, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 33

Birthday 1938-03-18

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2007 The Shark Is Still Working as Himself
2001 The Making of Jaws 2 as Himself
1995 The Making of Steven Spielberg's 'Jaws' as Himself
1995 Clueless as Priest
1985 Into the Night as Federal Agent
1983 The Sting II as Maitre D'
1979 The Jerk as Iron Balls McGinty
1976 Cannonball as Terry McMillan
1976 Laverne & Shirley (1 episode)
1975 Jaws as Ben Meadows
1975 Baretta (1 episode)
1974 Chico and the Man (2 episodes)
1972 Up the Sandbox as Vinnie
1972 The Bob Newhart Show (1 episode)
1972 Something Evil as Party Guest
1971 Getting Together (1 episode)
1970 M*A*S*H as 'Ugly John'
1966 Hey, Landlord (1 episode)

Writing

1985 George Burns Comedy Week (1 episode)Writer
1983 Doctor Detroit Writer
1983 Jaws 3-D Screenplay
1981 Caveman Writer
1979 The Jerk Screenplay
1978 Jaws 2 Screenplay
1977 The Deadly Triangle Writer
1975 Jaws Screenplay
1972 The Bob Newhart Show (1 episode)Writer
1970 The Odd Couple (1 episode)Writer
1967 The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (72 episodes)Writer

Directing

1990 Partners in Life Director
1987 Hooperman (1 episode)Director
1987 Amazon Women on the Moon Director
1986 Leo & Liz in Beverly Hills (1 episode)Director
1985 George Burns Comedy Week (3 episodes)Director
1984 Steve Martin Live Director
1981 Caveman Director
1979 Delta House (2 episodes)Director
1977 The Absent-Minded Waiter Director
1976 Laverne & Shirley (1 episode)Director

Production

1985 George Burns Comedy Week (13 episodes)Producer

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