- NAME: James L. Brooks
- OCCUPATION: Director, Producer, Television Producer, Screenwriter
- BIRTH DATE: May 09, 1940 (Age: 73)
- Did You Know?: James L. Brooks named his production company, Gracie Films, after comedian Gracie Allen.
- EDUCATION: New York University
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Brooklyn, New York
- Full Name: James Lawrence Brooks
- AKA: James L. Brooks
- AKA: James Brooks
- AKA: Jim Brooks
- ZODIAC SIGN: Taurus
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James L. Brooks is an award-winning producer, director and screenwriter known for series like The Mary Tyler Moore Show and films such as Terms of Endearment.
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Brooks married Marianne Morrissey in 1964; they welcomed one daughter, named Amy, before divorcing. In 1978, Brooks married Holly Holmberg. The couple had three children together—daughter Chloe and sons Cooper and Joseph—before separating in 1998.
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