Rick Hawkins

Biography: Hawkins began his TV career as a writer on the "Carol Burnett Show," winning an Emmy in 1978. He penned the "Gone With the Wind" sketch, noted by TV Guide as the longest recording laugh for a scripted comedy moment in TV history. Hawkins was on staff and wrote epsidodes for "Welcome Back, Kotter" and wrote and produced Rodney Dangerfield specials for ABC. He was a producer and writer for the children's series, "Punky Brewster" and then produced and wrote espisodes for "Mama's Family," ultimatley becoming Executive Producer for the last three seasons. Hawkins also Executive Produced the series "Major Dad," "Wayons Bros." and "Sister/Sister." He was the Executive Producer of "Carol Burnett's Showstoppers," the second highest rated show in the 2001 TV season. Hawkins has also penned the books for the musicals "Lunch" and "Say Goodnight."
Hawkins has been seven times Emmy nominated for his writing and was twice the winner of the Scott Newman Award. He is the father of four
Hawkins began his TV career as a writer on the "Carol Burnett Show," winning an Emmy in 1978. He penned the "Gone With the Wind" sketch, noted by TV Guide as the longest recording laugh for a scripted comedy moment in TV history. Hawkins was on staff and wrote epsidodes for "Welcome Back, Kotter" and wrote and produced Rodney Dangerfield specials for ABC. He was a producer and writer for the children's series, "Punky Brewster" and then produced and wrote espisodes for "Mama's Family," ultimatley becoming Executive Producer for the last three seasons. Hawkins also Executive Produced the series "Major Dad," "Wayons Bros." and "Sister/Sister." He was the Executive Producer of "Carol Burnett's Showstoppers," the second highest rated show in the 2001 TV season. Hawkins has also penned the books for the musicals "Lunch" and "Say Goodnight."
Hawkins has been seven times Emmy nominated for his writing and was twice the winner of the Scott Newman Award. He is the father of four children, whom he considers his most outstanding productions.
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Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Soul Food: Season 2 Jun 27, 2001 Writer tbd
tbd Sister, Sister: Season 6 Sep 13, 1998 Writer tbd
tbd Sister, Sister: Season 5 Sep 10, 1997 Writer tbd
tbd The Wayans Bros.: Season 2 Sep 6, 1995 Writer tbd
tbd Major Dad: Season 4 Sep 25, 1992 Writer tbd
tbd Major Dad: Season 3 Sep 16, 1991 Writer tbd
tbd Major Dad: Season 2 Sep 17, 1990 Writer tbd
tbd Major Dad: Season 1 Sep 17, 1989 Writer tbd
tbd Mama's Family: Season 5 Nov 5, 1988 Writer tbd
tbd Mama's Family: Season 4 Sep 26, 1987 Writer tbd
tbd Mama's Family: Season 3 Sep 27, 1986 Writer / Producer tbd
tbd Punky Brewster: Season 2 Sep 15, 1985 Writer / Producer tbd
tbd Punky Brewster: Season 1 Sep 16, 1984 Writer tbd
tbd Mama's Family: Season 2 Sep 29, 1983 Writer tbd
tbd Mama's Family: Season 1 Jan 22, 1983 Writer tbd
tbd Welcome Back, Kotter: Season 4 Sep 11, 1978 Writer tbd
tbd The Carol Burnett Show: Season 10 Sep 25, 1976 Writer tbd