- Name: David Simon
- Born: 02/09/1960 (60 years old)
- Occupation: Author, journalist, television writer, producer
David Judah Simon (born February 9, 1960) is an American author, journalist, and television writer and producer best known for his work on The Wire (2002–08). He worked for the Baltimore Sun City Desk for twelve years (1982–95), wrote Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets (1991), and co-wrote The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood (1997) with Ed Burns. The former book was the basis for the NBC series Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–99), on which Simon served as a writer and producer. Simon adapted the latter book into the HBO mini-series The Corner (2000).
Birth Name: David Judah Simon
School: University of Maryland, College Park
Birth Place: Washington, D.C., U.S.
David Simon quotes :
A little anger is a good thing if it isn't on your own behalf, if it's for others deserving of your anger, your empathy.David Simon