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Damon Lindelof

Damon Laurence Lindelof (born April 24, 1973) is an American television writer and executive, most recently noted as the co-creator and executive producer for the television series Lost. He has written for and produced Crossing Jordan, and wrote for Nash Bridges, Wasteland, and the MTV anthology series Undressed. Before these, he worked on reviewing scripts at Paramount, Fox, and Alan Ladd studios. Lindelof is a native of Teaneck, New Jersey, where he attended Teaneck High School, a school whose diverse student body he credits with expanding his horizons as a writer. He celebrated his bar mitzvah in Teaneck, where he would join his family at synagogue for the Sabbath, and recounted how the fact that "I was a Jewish white kid growing up in Teaneck, but at the same time, I had African and Filipino and Asian friends and to have that experience all through high school while getting an awesome education was wonderful." Lindelof attended film school at New York University, performing briefly in the band Petting Zoo, and moved to Los Angeles after graduating. An early boost to his writing career came in 1999, when he was selected as a semifinalist for a Nicholl Fellowship for his

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'Lost' Co-Creator -- I'm Playing THE NUMBERS in Lotto ... But They're Still Cursed!

'Lost' Co-Creator
I Played THE NUMBERS in Lotto ... But They're Still Cursed!

Damon Lindelof is PRAYING TO JACOB that life imitates art ... 'cause the "Lost" co-creator just dropped one U.S. dollar to play the infamous "Lost Numbers" in the mega-millions lottery. Lindelof… READ MORE >

'Lost' Creator to January Jones: You Suck at Acting!

'Lost' Creator to January Jones:
You Suck at Acting!

Another Hollywood bigshot is ripping January Jones in public -- this time, "Lost" co-creator Damon Lindelof went after the actress for "sucking" at her role in the new X-Men flick. Lindelof went… READ MORE >

- 1237 days ago
'Lost' Creator -- Lotto Winners Are Cursed!!

'Lost' Creator
Lotto Winners Are Cursed!!

Those lucky bastards who played those damned "Lost" numbers in the Mega Millions lottery and walked away with $150 better enjoy it while they can ... because the show's co-creator still claims the… READ MORE >

- 1389 days ago
'Lost' Creator -- Sorry For Mocking Spider-Man

'Lost' Creator -- Sorry For Mocking Spider-Man

Damon Lindelof -- the co-creator of "Lost" -- is finally issuing a formal apology for one of the biggest mistakes he ever made ... unfortunately, we're not talking about his show's finale. It's… READ MORE >

- 1403 days ago

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