Heide Perlman

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Heide Perlman
Born (1951-09-22) September 22, 1951 (age 63)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Occupation Television producer, television writer
Years active 1985–present
Relatives Rhea Perlman (sister)

Heide Paula Perlman (born September 22, 1951 in Brooklyn, New York) is best known for her work as a television script writer. Perlman began work as a writer on the sitcom Cheers from 1982 through 1986; since then she has worked as a writer, producer and/or story editor on The Tracey Ullman Show, Frasier, The George Carlin Show, Stacked, The Bill Engvall Show and among others.[1] She has won two Primetime Emmy Awards and has been nominated for eight others.[2]

She is the younger sister of Cheers actress Rhea Perlman.


  1. ^ "Heide Perlman - Yahoo! TV". Tv.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2012-12-10. 
  2. ^ "Primetime Emmy Awards and Nominations for Heide Perlman". Primetime Emmy® Award Database. Retrieved November 14, 2011. 

External links[edit]