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Peter Lefcourt

Peter Lefcourt is a writer and producer, known for Cagney & Lacey (1981), Remington Steele (1982) and Beggars and Choosers (1999). See full bio »

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Known For

(1983-1986)
(1983)
(1999-2001)
(2009-2010)

Filmography

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 2013 Sweet Talk (based on his play) / (screenplay)
 2009 Desperate Housewives (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Careful the Things You Say (2009) ... (written by)
 2008/I The Deal (novel)
  Karen Sisco (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 2004) (writer - 1 episode, 2003) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2003)
- He Was a Friend of Mine (2004) ... (written by)
- Nobody's Perfect (2003) ... (writer)
- Dear Derwood... (2003) ... (teleplay)
  Beggars and Choosers (TV Series) (writer, co-creator - 13 episodes, 1999 - 2001) (created by - 1 episode, 2000)
- The Long Goodbye (2001) ... (writer, co-creator)
- Fathers and Sons (2001) ... (writer, co-creator)
- Killer Sushi (2000) ... (writer, co-creator)
- Zero Tolerance (2000) ... (writer, co-creator)
- Hello, Dalai! (2000) ... (creator)
 1995 Due South (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Deal (1995) ... (written by)
- You Must Remember This (1995) ... (written by)
 1992 The Women of Windsor (TV Movie) (written by)
 1990 Fine Things (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1990 May Wine (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1989 Studio 5-B (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Glasnost (1989)
- Life's Too Short (1989)
 1987 Cracked Up (TV Movie) (written by)
 1986 Monte Carlo (TV Mini-Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... (teleplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (teleplay)
 1983-1986 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes)
- The Man Who Shot Trotsky (1986) ... (written by)
- Thank God It's Monday (1984) ... (written by)
- Insubordination (1984) ... (written by)
- Victimless Crime (1984) ... (written by)
- A Killer's Dozen (1984) ... (written by)
  Our Family Honor (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1985 - 1986) (story - 2 episodes, 1985 - 1986)
- Crimes of Passion: Part 2 (1986) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Crimes of Passion: Part 1 (1985) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- End of the Line (1985) ... (teleplay)
  Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes, 1983 - 1984) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1983)
- The Long Christmas Eve (1983) ... (written by)
- Service Above and Beyond (1983) ... (written by)
- Always Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth (1983) ... (teleplay)
 1983 Remington Steele (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Steeling the Show (1983) ... (written by)
  The Devlin Connection (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1982) (story - 1 episode, 1982)
- Erica (1982) ... (written by)
- The French Detective (1982) ... (story)
 1981 Bulba (TV Movie) (writer)
 1981 American Dream (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Robbery (1981)
 1981 Rivkin: Bounty Hunter (TV Movie)
  Eight Is Enough (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 1977 - 1978) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1978)
- Here We Go Again (1978) ... (written by)
- Nine Is Too Much (1978) ... (teleplay)
- The Lost Weekend (1978) ... (written by)
- Long Night's Journey Into Day (1978) ... (written by)
- Hard Hats and Hard Heads (1978) ... (written by)
 1978 Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Ten'll Get You Five (1978) ... (written by)
 1975 Kate McShane (TV Series) (1 episode)
  Petrocelli (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1975) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1975)
- Terror on Wheels (1975) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1975 Let's Switch! (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
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Author of six novels: "The Deal", "The Dreyfus Affair", "Di & I", "Abbreviating Ernie", "The Woody" and "Eleven Karens". See more »

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