Jim Abrahams


Born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, May 10, 1944
Graduated University of Wisconsin, Madison June, 1967

Movies: 1978 – “Kentucky Fried Movie,” co-writer, co-executive producer 1980 – “Airplane!” co-writer, co-director 1984 – “Top Secret!” co-writer, co-director 1986 – “Ruthless People,” co-director 1987 – “Big Business,” director 1988 – “Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael,” director 1989 – “The Naked Gun,” co-writer, co-producer 1990 – “Cry Baby,” co-producer 1991 – “Hot Shots!” co-writer, director 1992 – “Naked Gun 2 1/2,” co-executive producer 1993 – “Hot Shots, Part Deux! co-writer, director 1994 – “Naked Gun 33 1/3,” co executive producer 1999 – “Jane Austen’s Mafia!” co-writer, director 2004 – “Scary Movie 4,” co-writer T.V. 1982 – “Police Squad!” co-writer, co-producer, co-director 1998 – “first do no harm,” co-executive producer, director 1994 to present

Co-Founder/ Director The Charlie Foundation To Help Cure Pediatric Epilepsy 1997 to present—Board of Directors CURE (Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy) 1998 to present–Board of Visitors Hebrew and Semitic Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

PERFORMANCE INFO:

Top Secret! 30th Anniversary
Saturday, February 8th, 1pm, The Castro Theatre BUY TICKETS