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David Zucker

David W. Zucker is President of Television for Scott Free, and Executive Producer of the Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated, Peabody-acclaimed drama, The Good Wife, which recently concluded its 7th and final season on CBS, as well as Numb3rs, which ran for six successful seasons on the same network.  2016 productions include the Civil War medical drama, Mercy Street, PBS’ first scripted series in over a decade, the CBS satirical summer series Braindead, an Amazon action-comedy half-hour pilot starring Jean-Claude Van Damme as, Jean-Claude Van Johnson, the AMC historical anthology series The Terror, an on-line all-access spin-off The Good Wife, and Killing Reagan, the fourth in the acclaimed National Geographic channel series of Killing telefilms (prior record-setting broadcasts include Killing Jesus and Killing Kennedy, both Emmy-nominated, plus the docudrama Killing Lincoln).  Notable projects on the current development slate include Strange Angel for AMC, Vatican City for Amazon, and 3001: The Final Odyssey for Syfy, as well as limited series adaptations of Blood & Thunder, the epic tale of Kit Carson and the conquering of the American West, and the best-selling non-fiction thriller The Hot Zone. During his tenure, Scott Free has produced a steady stream of highly acclaimed longform programs including Klondike for Discovery, the Emmy & Golden Globe-nominated The Pillars of the Earth for Starz, World Without End for Reelz, Emmy-nominated Into the Storm for HBO, Emmy-nominated The Andromeda Strain and Coma for A&E, and Golden Globe-nominated The Company at TNT and a feature-length digital series for X-Box/Microsoft, Halo: Nightfall.  Notable non-fiction programs include Crimes of the Century and the Emmy-winning documentary special Gettysburg for History Channel. Previously, Zucker worked as a Story Editor on the CBS series, Judging Amy, wrote pilot scripts for CBS and ABC, as well as various stage plays, and served as VP of Drama Series for CBS in addition to VP of Drama Series & Current Programs at Warner Bros. TV.