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David Black is an award-winning journalist, novelist, screenwriter, and producer. His novel Like Father was named a notable book of the year by the New York Times and listed as one of the seven best novels of the year by the Washington Post. The King of Fifth Avenue was named a notable book of the year by the New York Times, New York Magazine, and ... See full bio »

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Known For

Law & Order Writer
(1990-2006)
(1986-1987)
(1999)
H.E.L.P. Writer
(1990)

Filmography

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 2017 Flesh (Video short) (written by - as Deranged David Black)
 2012 Blue Bloods (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Leap of Faith (2012) ... (written by)
  Law & Order: UK (TV Series) (based on the episode entitled "Prescription for Death" story by - 1 episode, 2011) (based on "In Memory Of..." written by - 1 episode, 2009) (based on "In Memory of ..." story by - 1 episode, 2009)
- The Wrong Man (2011) ... (based on the episode entitled "Prescription for Death" story by)
- Buried (2009) ... (based on "In Memory Of..." written by) / (based on "In Memory of ..." story by)
 2007 Law & Order: Criminal Mind (TV Series) (original story and teleplay - 1 episode)
- Vrag sredi svoih (Enemy Within) (2007) ... (original story and teleplay)
  Law & Order (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes, 1990 - 2006) (story by - 7 episodes, 1990 - 1998) (teleplay by - 6 episodes, 1990 - 1998)
- Magnet (2006) ... (written by)
- The Fire This Time (2001) ... (written by)
- Tabloid (1998) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Carrier (1998) ... (written by)
- Castoff (1998) ... (written by)
 2005 Kojak (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Hitman (2005) ... (written by)
 2004 Copshop (TV Movie) (creator) / (teleplay - segment "Fear")
 2003 CSI: Miami (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Evidence of Things Unseen (2003) ... (writer)
  The Education of Max Bickford (TV Series) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 2002) (written by - 1 episode, 2002)
- The Pursuit of Happiness (2002) ... (teleplay by)
- Genesis (2002) ... (written by)
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Andromeda and the Monster (2001) ... (written by)
- The Fix (2001) ... (written by)
- The Bug (2001) ... (written by)
- Lady Paris (2001) ... (written by)
- Hostage (2001) ... (written by)
 2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Enemy Within (2001) ... (written by)
 1999 The Confession (screenplay)
 1996-1997 EZ Streets (TV Series) (story - 3 episodes)
- Every Dog Has Its Day (1997) ... (story)
- St. Jude Took a Bullet (1997) ... (story)
- Every Picture Tells a Story (1996) ... (story)
 1996 Dark Skies (TV Series)
 1994-1995 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Series) (created by - 18 episodes)
- Dial 'H' for Murder (1995) ... (creator)
- Goldilocks (1995) ... (creator)
- The Medium Is the Message (1995) ... (creator)
- Big Brother Is Watching (1995) ... (creator)
- The Hit Parade (1995) ... (creator)
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Movie) (written by)
 1993 The Good Policeman (TV Movie)
 1992 Legacy of Lies (TV Movie) (written by)
  Nasty Boys (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes, 1990) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1990)
- Kill or Be Killed: Part 2 (1990) ... (creator)
- Kill or Be Killed (1990) ... (creator)
- Desert Run (1990) ... (creator)
- Crossover (1990) ... (creator)
- Home Again (1990) ... (creator)
  H.E.L.P. (TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes, 1990) (story by - 2 episodes, 1990) (teleplay by - 2 episodes, 1990) (written by - 1 episode, 1990)
- Undue Force (1990) ... (creator)
- To Everything, There Is a Season (1990) ... (creator)
- Steam Heat (1990) ... (creator)
- The Children's Hour (1990) ... (creator) / (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Are You There, Alpha Centauri? (1990) ... (creator) / (written by)
 1989 Nasty Boys (TV Movie) (written by)
 1989 Gideon Oliver (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- By the Waters of Babylon (1989) ... (written by)
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1988) (story - 1 episode, 1988) (written by - 1 episode, 1987)
- Deliver Us from Evil (1988) ... (teleplay)
- Hell Hath No Fury (1988) ... (story)
- Death and the Lady (1987) ... (written by)
  Hill Street Blues (TV Series) (story editor - 13 episodes, 1986 - 1987) (story by - 1 episode, 1987) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1987) (written by - 1 episode, 1986)
- It Ain't Over Till It's Over (1987) ... (story editor)
- A Pound of Flesh (1987) ... (story editor)
- The Runner Falls on His Kisser (1987) ... (story editor)
- Days of Swine and Roses (1987) ... (story by) / (story editor) / (teleplay by)
- Dogsbreath Afternoon (1987) ... (story editor)
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Personal Details

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Alternate Names:

Deranged David Black
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Trivia:

He lives in New York with his wife, Barbara Weisberg. He has three children, Susannah Black, Toby Black, and Hadley Johnson. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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