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George Yanok
Position Producer, Writer
Biographical Information
Birthdate 1938
Birthplace Bristol, Connecticut, United States[1]
Status Living

George Yanok was a producer and writer on the Tabitha television series. He wrote two episodes (1977) and produced eleven episodes.


George Yanok has written for television variety series, situation comedies, hour dramas and motion pictures. Nominated numerous times, he has won two Emmys and the Writer’s Guild of America Award.

His credits include “The Bob Newhart Show”, “Sanford & Son”, “Welcome Back, Kotter” and “The Ted Knight Show”, series for Lynn Redgrave and Stockard Channing and television movies such as “A Time to Triumph” starring Patty Duke and “Go West, Young Girl.[2]



  1. George Yanok's Facebook page. Retrieved on December 29, 2019.
  2. George Yanok at Screenwriters University. Retrieved on December 29, 2019.
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