David Simon
David Simon
Personal details
Birth place Washington, D.C., United States
Profession Motion picture writer and producer
Years active 1996 to present
IMDb 0800108
Role Creator
Executive Producer
Seasons 1, 2, 3 & 4
First episode "Do You Know What It Means"
Last episode "... To Miss New Orleans"
Credits 36 episodes (see below)
David Simon, born 1960 in Washington, D.C., United States, is a motion picture writer and producer, journalist and author. He is the series co-creator, with Eric Overmyer, and an Executive Producer.

He also created the series The Wire and was an Executive Producer and the show runner for the series entire duration. He wrote the books Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets and The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner City Neighborhood, both of which became television series. He was a writer and producer for Homicide: Life on the Street. He then adapted The Corner into a HBO miniseries of the same name. He also adapted the miniseries Generation Kill from the non-fiction book of the same name by Evan Walsh.

Following Treme Simon developed the HBO miniseries Show Me A Hero (2015). He then co-created the drama series The Deuce with George Pelecanos.


Executive ProducerEdit

Season one credits
"Do You Know What It Means" "Meet De Boys on the Battlefront" "Right Place, Wrong Time" "At the Foot of Canal Street"
"Shame, Shame, Shame" Shallow Water, Oh Mama "Smoke My Peace Pipe" "All On a Mardi Gras Day"
"Wish Someone Would Care" "I'll Fly Away"
Season two credits
"Accentuate the Positive" "Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky" "On Your Way Down" "Santa Claus, Do You Ever Get the Blues?"
"Slip Away" "Feels Like Rain" "Carnival Time" "Can I Change My Mind?"
"What Is New Orleans?" "That's What Lovers Do" "Do Watcha Wanna"
Season three credits
"Knock with Me – Rock with Me" "Saints" "Me Donkey Want Water" "The Greatest Love"
"I Thought I Heard Buddy Bolden Say" "Careless Love" "Promised Land" "Don't You Leave Me Here"
"Poor Man's Paradise" "Tipitina"
Season four credits
"Yes We Can Can" "This City" "Dippermouth Blues"
"Sunset on Louisianne" "...To Miss New Orleans"

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