Alan Zweibel

Original Saturday Night Live Writer & Best-Selling Author

    An original Saturday Night Live writer who the New York Times says has “earned a place in the pantheon of American pop culture,” Alan has won multiple Emmy, Writers  Guild of America, and TV Critics awards for his work in television, which also includes It’s Garry Shandling’s Show (which he co-created and produced), Monk, PBS’s Great Performances, and Curb Your Enthusiasm.

    Alan is currently an executive producer on Showtime’s documentary series Inside Comedy, starring David Steinberg, and recently released a Young Adult novel titled Benjamin Franklin: Huge Pain In My Ass (Hyperion) that he co-wrote with Adam Mansbach and a new children’s book titled If Moses Drove A Bus.   He is also writing the script for a Broadway musical version of Field of Dreams.