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TV producer and Writer David Milch

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TV producer and Writer David Milch

TV producer and Writer David Milch

TV producer and Writer David Milch

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He is the creator, executive producer and head writer of the new HBO series Deadwood, a western drama set in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Milch left a teaching job at Yale University to go to Hollywood and work on the show Hill Street Blues. He also worked on NYPD Blue, for which he won two Emmys. Milch is a former heroin addict and alcoholic.

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