Jerry Zucker Net Worth

Jerry Zucker Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Jerry Zucker net worth is
$20 Million

Jerry Zucker Wiki Biography

Jerry G. Zucker is an American film director known for his role in directing comedy spoof films like Airplane!, and the drama film Ghost.

Net Worth$20 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 11, 1950
Place Of BirthMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
ProfessionFilm Producer, Screenwriter, Film director, Television producer, Actor
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseJanet Zucker (m. 1987)
ChildrenKate Zucker, Bob Zucker
ParentsCharlotte Zucker, Burton Zucker
SiblingsDavid Zucker, Susan Breslau
NicknamesJerry G. Zucker
1Frequently works with Pat Proft, Jim Abrahams and his brother, David Zucker.
2See David Zucker
1[Giving a commencement speech to students at the University of Wisconsin in 2003] Nobody else is paying as much attention to your failures as you are. You're the only ones who are obsessed with the importance of your own life. To everyone else, it's just a blip on the radar screen, so just move on.
2My problem is that I like technology, but I always have to ask myself, 'Now wait a minute, will I actually have any use for this?'
3The most frustrating thing is that I want to always buy the best thing, the thing that does the most stuff.
4People keep asking if I believe in ghosts. If you're talking about poltergeists and weird, supernatural phenomena, not really.
5My greatest thrill was the day Mad magazine spoofed 'Ghost.'
6But in terms of satire and comedy, our biggest and earliest influence was Mad magazine.
7All those zany comedies have instilled a sense of pace in me.
8It's Moore's Law, everything will be obsolete in 10 years - I'll be obsolete in 10 years!
9I love technology, and I love new gadgets. I can no longer figure out how to use any of them, but I love them.
1Uncle of Sarah Zucker, Charles Zucker, Jeremy Breslau and Benji Breslau.
2Gave the commencement address at the University of Wisconsin - Madison in the spring of 2003.
3Brother-in-law of Danielle Zucker and William Breslau.
4Father, with Janet Zucker, of son Bob Zucker and daughter Kate Zucker.
5Brother of Susan Breslau and David Zucker.
6Son of Charlotte Zucker and Burton Zucker.


Dear Dumb Diary2013TV Movie executive producer
Friends with Benefits2011producer
Fair Game2010/Iproducer
Unconditional Love2002producer
Rat Race2001producer
My Best Friend's Wedding1997producer
First Knight1995producer
A Walk in the Clouds1995producer
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult1994executive producer
My Life1993producer
Brain Donors1992executive producer
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear1991executive producer
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!1988executive producer
Our Planet Tonight1987TV Movie executive producer
Top Secret!1984executive producer
Police Squad!1982TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
Airplane!1980executive producer


The Kentucky Fried Movie1977written by
Lego Airplane!: Part 12013Short characters - uncredited
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult1994television series "Police Squad"
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear1991television series Police Squad
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!1988television series "Police Squad" / written by
Top Secret!1984written by
Police Squad!TV Series created by - 6 episodes, 1982 written by - 1 episode, 1982
Airplane!1980written for the screen by


Rat Race2001
First Knight1995
Ruthless People1986
Top Secret!1984
Police Squad!1982TV Series 1 episode


Asthma2014Gus' Father
Top Secret!1984German Soldier in Prop Room (uncredited)
Airplane!1980Ground Crewman #1
The Kentucky Fried Movie1977Technician #3 (segment "Eyewitness News") / Man (segment "Nytex P.M.") / Beaver (segment "Courtroom") / ...
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1972TV Series


Top Secret!1984lyrics: "SPEND THIS NIGHT WITH ME"
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash1978TV Movie producer: "Courtroom Theme From The Kentucky Fried Movie"

Assistant Director

Rock 'n' Roll High School1979second unit director


The Comedy Blips2011TV Series grateful acknowledgment
Beware the Moon: Remembering 'An American Werewolf in London'2009Documentary special thanks
Martian Child2007special thanks
8 Heads in a Duffel Bag1997the producers and director wish to thank
The Unknown Marx Brothers1993TV Movie documentary special thanks


Greatest Ever 80s Movies2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Greatest Ever Romantic Movies2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Greatest Ever Comedy Movies2006TV MovieHimself
Greatest Movie Love Scenes2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Airplane: Long-Haul Version2005Video documentaryHimself - Co-writer / Co-director
Biography2004TV Series documentary
Making 'Rat Race'2001Video short documentaryHimself
Life and Times2000TV Series documentaryHimself
The Directors1997TV Series documentaryHimself
HBO First Look1997TV Series documentary shortHimself
Your Studio and You1995ShortHimself (uncredited)
Late Night with David Letterman1982TV SeriesHimself
The Midnight Special1974TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Edición Especial Coleccionista2011TV SeriesMan (segment "Nytex P.M.")

Won Awards

2004AFI Filmmaker AwardUS Comedy Arts Festival
1991Readers' Choice AwardMainichi Film ConcoursBest Foreign Language FilmGhost (1990)
1991Audience AwardSant Jordi AwardsBest Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)Ghost (1990)
1991ShoWest AwardShoWest Convention, USADirector of the Year
1989Special AwardShoWest Convention, USAComedy Filmmakers of the Year
1981WGA Award (Screen)Writers Guild of America, USABest Comedy Adapted from Another MediumAirplane! (1980)

Nominated Awards

1998OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Comedy/Musical PictureMy Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
1998Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Motion Picture, Comedy or MusicalMy Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
1991Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest DirectorGhost (1990)
1991HugoHugo AwardsBest Dramatic PresentationGhost (1990)
1982Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing in a Comedy SeriesPolice Squad! (1982)
1981BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest ScreenplayAirplane! (1980)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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