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Damon Lindelof Biography

Birth Place:
Teaneck, New Jersey, United States
Producer, writer

Fast Facts

  • Was active as a theater actor in high school, but never felt like he was good enough to pursue it as a career
  • Worked on a start-up television news program while in high school, which began his passion for television production
  • Briefly performed with a band called Petting Zoo while attending New York University
  • Charlie's band on Lost was originally supposed to bear the same name
  • Wrote the comic book series Ultimate Wolverine vs
  • Hulk


  • 2020Producers Guild Awards-Norman Felton Award for Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama: nominated
  • 2020Writers Guild Awards-Drama Series: nominated
  • 2020Writers Guild Awards-New Series: winner
  • 2020Emmy-Outstanding Limited Series: winner
  • 2010Emmy-Outstanding Drama Series: nominated
  • 2010Producers Guild Awards-Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures: nominated
  • 2009Emmy-Outstanding Drama Series: nominated
  • 2008Emmy-Outstanding Drama Series: nominated
  • 2008Emmy-Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Programs: nominated
  • 2005Emmy-Outstanding Drama Series: winner


  • David Lindelof -- Father
  • Susan Klausner -- Mother
  • Van Lindelof -- Son
  • Heidi Fugeman -- Wife