|Alma mater Brandeis University|
Partner Jeffrey Klarik
Occupation Writer, producer
Education Brandeis University
|Name David Crane|
Parents Gene Crane, Joan Crane
|Born August 13, 1957 (age 58) (1957-08-13) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
Known for Friends (television series) Episodes (television series)
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off Broadway Lyrics
TV shows Friends, Episodes, Dream On, The Class, Veronica's Closet
Similar People Marta Kauffman, Kevin S Bright, Jeffrey Klarik, Matt LeBlanc, David Schwimmer
Producer kevin bright on forming his relationship with marta kauffman and david crane
David Crane (born August 13, 1957) is an American writer and producer. He is one of the creators of the television sitcom Friends, along with his longtime friend Marta Kauffman.
- Producer kevin bright on forming his relationship with marta kauffman and david crane
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- Life and career
- Selected filmography
David crane marta kauffman on their writing partnership emmytvlegends org
Life and career
Crane was born in Philadelphia, the son of veteran WCAU Philadelphia news anchor Gene Crane and his first wife Joan. He is Jewish. He attended Harriton High School in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and received his bachelor's degree from Brandeis University.
He and his life partner, Jeffrey Klarik (also a producer of Mad About You), created the 2006 ensemble sitcom The Class.
In 2011, Crane and Klarik created a sitcom called Episodes for the BBC. Airing first in the US on Showtime on Sunday January 9, 2011 and then on BBC Two on Monday January 10, 2011, it features Friends star Matt LeBlanc and Green Wing's Stephen Mangan and Tamsin Greig.