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Stephen J. Cannell is the recipient of the WGA’s 2006 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television for his body of work as a writer. He has either written or co-written more than 300 television scripts and created or co-created over two dozen television series, including The Rockford Files, The A-Team, The Greatest American Hero, 21 Jump Street Wiseguy, The Commish and Baretta. He has won an Emmy, two Writers Guild Awards, two Edgar Award nominations and has a star on the Hollywood Boulevard Walk of Fame.

As if that’s not enough, he has also written several best selling police novels, and is the creator of the popular fictional detective Shane Scully. A co-worker of his on Rockford, writer and Sopranos creator David Chase, was once quoted as saying that no person he ever met seemed to love writing as much as Stephen J. Cannell.