Terry Jastrow is an award-winning playwright in the USA & UK, published novelist, successful screenwriter and 7-time Emmy Award winner. Recently he completed his screenplay, ANIMAL CRACKER, the story of a man who saved the animals in the Bagdad Zoo at the beginning of the Iraq War. His second novel, PAST IS PRESENT, about eight baby boomers coming of age in the turbulent times of the late 1960s will be published soon, while he is completing his first non-fiction book, THOUGHT IS BOSS: Reclaim Your Life.

During his busy life Terry has achieved/earned the following:

• Became the youngest network television producer/director in history (age 22, ABC)
• Producer/Director of six Olympics Games: Munich (1972), Montreal (1976), Lake Placid (1980), Sarajevo & Los Angeles (1984) and Calgary (1988)
• Directed OPENING & CLOSING CEREMONIES of 1984 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS to a combined worldwide audience of one billion
• Co-wrote, produced & starred in feature film Waltz Across Texas, directed by David Lean’s cinematographer, Ernest Day (1982)
• Produced & directed first primetime coverage of the world famous Haute Couture Fashion Collections from Paris (ABC, 1999-2000)
• Nominated for 17 Emmy Awards (won 7 Emmys)
• Wrote, directed & produced feature film The Squeeze (2015), licensed by Golf Channel for 10 years
• Wrote & directed stage play Jane Fonda’s War (London, 2016), nominated for Best New Play, currently being considered by NYC producer
• Wrote & published the novel, The Trial of Prisoner 043 (2017)

Terry Jastrow is a published novelist, award-winning playwright in the USA & UK, successful screenwriter and 7-time Emmy Award winner. Recently he completed his screenplay, ANIMAL CRACKER, the story of a man who saved the animals in the Bagdad Zoo at the beginning of the Iraq War. His second novel, PAST IS PRESENT, about eight baby boomers coming of age in the turbulent times of the late 1960s will be published soon, while he is completing his first non-fiction book, THOUGHT IS BOSS: Reclaim Your Life.

• Became the youngest network television producer/director in history (age 22, ABC)
• Producer/Director of six Olympics Games: Munich (1972), Montreal (1976), Lake Placid (1980), Sarajevo & Los Angeles (1984) and Calgary (1988)
• Directed OPENING & CLOSING CEREMONIES of 1984 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS to a combined worldwide audience of one billion
• Co-wrote, produced & starred in feature film Waltz Across Texas, directed by David Lean’s cinematographer, Ernest Day (1982)
• Produced & directed first primetime coverage of the world famous Haute Couture Fashion Collections from Paris (ABC, 1999-2000)
• Nominated for 17 Emmy Awards, won 7 Emmys
• Wrote, directed & produced feature film The Squeeze (2015), licensed by Golf Channel for 10 years
• Wrote & directed stage play Jane Fonda’s War (London, 2016), nominated for Best New Play, currently being considered by NYC producer
• Wrote & published the novel, The Trial of Prisoner 043 (2017)
• Recently completed a screenplay, ANIMAL CRACKER, currently being considered for production

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Nominated Best New Play,
London, 2016

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