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Bill Lawrence Biography

Birth Name:
William Van Duzer Lawrence IV
Birth Place:
Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States
Writer, producer, director

Fast Facts

  • Is the great-great-grandson of the founder of Sarah Lawrence College
  • Has appeared as an extra in a number of episodes of Scrubs, which he created
  • Wife, Christa Miller, has appeared in his series Scrubs and Cougar Town
  • Daughter's voice can be heard saying "bye, bye" over the closing credits of Scrubs
  • Was once planning to shoot Fletch Won, an entry in the Fletch crime series by Gregory Mcdonald, but couldn't find a star and the option expired


  • 2006Emmy-Outstanding Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2005Emmy-Outstanding Comedy Series: nominated


  • Charlotte Sarah Lawrence -- Daughter
  • Henry Van Duzer Lawrence -- Son
  • William Stoddard Lawrence -- Son