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Name  Andy Ackerman
Role  Director
Education  Santa Clara University

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Full Name  Robert Andrew Ackerman
Born  c. 1956 (age 58–59)Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation  Television director, script editor, television producer
Movies  The Big D, Separated at Worth, Smothered, Before We Made It, The Hill, Peep Show
Awards  Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series
Nominations  Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Similar People  Jerry Seinfeld, Tom Cherones, James Burrows, Alec Berg, Peter Mehlman

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Robert Andrew "Andy" Ackerman (September 19, 1956) is an American director and producer and script editor who is best known for his work on Seinfeld, The New Adventures of Old Christine and the HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm. He is a 1978 graduate of Santa Clara University.


Born in Los Angeles, Ackerman began his career as a videotape editor on WKRP in Cincinnati (1979–82) and Newhart, winning an Emmy for the former. He also was an assistant editor on Welcome Back Kotter.

Ackerman directed Seinfeld starting in its sixth season. He directed 89 episodes. He has directed every episode of The New Adventures of Old Christine. He has directed or guest directed such series as Everybody Loves Raymond, Becker, Cheers, Wings, Frasier, Two and a Half Men, Andy Richter Controls the Universe, Whitney and The Ellen Show. Ackerman also directed the pilot episode of the 2006 Fox series Happy Hour.

Ackerman directed the NBC comedy Perfect Couples.

He was also a co-producer of Cheers and producer of The Ellen Show.

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  • Nominated for 13 Primetime Emmys and Winner of 3.
  • Nominated 4 times for Director's Guild of America and Won Twice.
  • Remains the youngest person to win an Emmy for technical achievement in editing at 24.
  • References

    Andy Ackerman Wikipedia