Jay Tarses

Biography: Started as a writer/actor with a Pittsburg theater company before starting a career in advertising. In the late 1960's he teamed up with Tom Patchett performing stand-up comedy in coffeehouses and the college circuit. Then together wrote for musical variety shows and other situation comedies prior to working on the writing staff of The Carol Burnett Show, The Bob Newhart Show, and others. Jay has been an independent television producer since 1981.

Jay Tarses' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 47
Highest Metascore: 70 The Great Muppet Caper
Lowest Metascore: 25 Teen Wolf
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 2 out of 4
4 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
25 Teen Wolf Aug 23, 1985 Coach Finstock 6.9
64 The Muppets Take Manhattan Jul 13, 1984 Screenplay / Story tbd
70 The Great Muppet Caper Jun 26, 1981 Written By tbd
29 Up the Academy Jun 6, 1980 Writer tbd