Michael Patrick King

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Scranton, PA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/14/1954, Virgo
  • Profession: Director; writer; producer; actor
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Michael Patrick King Fast Facts:
  • Father was a custodian and mother worked at a donut shop.
  • Was a playwright and aspiring actor in New York in the 1980s.
  • Performed as a stand-up comic before becoming a writer for Murphy Brown.
  • Worked on an off-Broadway revue called At Least It's Pink in 2006.
  • Contributed to The Other Writers Room Network, an audio series for aspiring comedy writers.
  • Owns Arcade Productions.
  • Michael Patrick King Awards:
  • 2004 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2002 Emmy: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2000 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1993 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2002 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2003 Emmy: Outstanding Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2006 Emmy: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2004 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2003 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series - Nominee

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