Zinberg (new)

Meet the interviewer:

Michael Zinberg

3 interview(s)

Michael Zinberg is a writer, director and producer of television series and movies for television. He began his career in 1972 directing The Bob Newhart Show.

Since then, he has directed episodes of Taxi; Lou Grant; WKRP in Cincinnati; Family Ties; Who's the Boss; L.A. Law; Coach; Boston Public; The Guardian; Everybody Loves Raymond; The Practice; Lost; and Gilmore Girls; among many others. He has also directed the movies for television Not Until Today; Homeroom; Wildest Dreams; For the Very First Time; Accidental Meeting; and most recently, A Christmas Wedding.

In 1991, Zinberg won a DGA Award for his work on the dramatic series, Quantum Leap. As a producer, he has received Emmy nominations for Quantum Leap three years in a row from 1990 to 1992, and previously received an Emmy nomination for his work on The Bob Newhart Show in 1977.

Michael Zinberg is co-chair of the DGA's Television Creative Rights Committee, and has served as a Member and an Alternate on the DGA's Western Directors Council.

Visual History Hal Cooper
by  Michael  Zinberg
July 21, 2003
Rob Holcomb Interview
by  Michael  Zinberg
October 06, 2011
DGA Visual History Gary Shimokawa
by  Michael  Zinberg
June 18, 2003