Gary David Goldberg

Lowest Rated: 19% Bye Bye, Love (1994)
Birthday: Jun 25, 1944
Birthplace: Not Available
Received a basketball scholarship to Brandeis University, but dropped out of school. By the time he graduated college at San Diego State University, he was 31 years old. Met his wife in 1969; eventually they set off for 14 months of globetrotting with a dog named Ubu, which later became the name of his production company. They didn't marry until 1990. Once lived with his future wife and dog in a cave in Greece. Starred in the 1972 Israeli TV series The Adventures of Scooterman, which helped teach children language arts. Steven and Elyse Keaton, the parents in his series Family Ties (1982-89), were based on him and his wife. Originally wanted Matthew Broderick for the role of Alex Keaton on Family Ties, but the casting director pestered him until he finally agreed to hire Michael J. Fox. In 2008, published his memoir, Sit, Ubu, Sit: How I Went From Brooklyn to Hollywood With the Same Woman, the Same Dog, and a Lot Less Hair.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
49% No Strings Attached Emma's Relative $70.4M 2011
93% Yoo-hoo, Mrs. Goldberg Actor $0.8M 2009
36% Must Love Dogs Producer Director Screenwriter $43.9M 2005
19% Bye Bye, Love Producer 1994
60% Dad Producer Director Screenwriter 1989

TV

CREDIT
66% Spin City
1996-2002
Executive Producer Creator
  • 2002
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  • 2000
  • 1999
  • 1998
  • 1997
  • 1996
No Score Yet M*A*S*H
1972-1983
Screenwriter
  • 1978
No Score Yet The Bob Newhart Show
1972-1978
Screenwriter
  • 1977
  • 1976
100% Brooklyn Bridge
1991-1993
Executive Producer
No Score Yet Family Ties
1982-1989
Executive Producer

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