Victor Fresco

Victor Fresco (born January 9, 1958) is an American television writer and producer.[1]

Victor Fresco
Born (1958-01-09) January 9, 1958 (age 63)
NationalityUnited States
OccupationTelevision writer, producer
Known forALF, My Name Is Earl, Andy Richter Controls the Universe

Personal lifeEdit

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Fresco received his Bachelor's Degree in film and political science from Hampshire College.[citation needed] After graduating, he worked in television commercials as a production assistant and as a prop master.[citation needed]

His brothers are director Michael Fresco and television drama writer Rob Fresco.[citation needed]


Fresco was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series in the second season of Mad About You and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series for Andy Richter Controls the Universe. He created the ABC television series Better Off Ted, which ran for two seasons.[1] Fresco created other television shows, including Life on a Stick, The Trouble With Normal and Sean Saves the World.

He served as the creator, showrunner and executive producer of the Netflix comedy horror series Santa Clarita Diet.[2]


  1. ^ a b Nordyke, Kimberly (2008-05-15). "Family matters to Frescos". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2008-07-04.
  2. ^ Nellie Andreeva. "Drew Barrymore & Timothy Olyphant To Star In 'Santa Clarita Diet' Netflix Series". Deadline.

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