David Kohan

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David Kohan
Born David Sanford Kohan
(1964-04-16) April 16, 1964 (age 53)
New York City
Alma mater Wesleyan University
Occupation Television producer, writer
Spouse(s) Blair Kohan
Children 2
Parent(s) Buz Kohan
Rhea Kohan
Relatives Jenji Kohan
Christopher Noxon
Marti Noxon
Jono Kohan

David Sanford Kohan (born April 16, 1964) is an American television producer and writer.[1] After writing for The Wonder Years and The Dennis Miller Show, Kohan co-created and produced Will & Grace, Boston Common, Good Morning, Miami, Twins and Four Kings with Max Mutchnick. Kohan has won an Emmy and a People's Choice Award. He has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award. He and his business partner Max Mutchnick worked on a half-hour comedy series for CBS called Partners.


Kohan was born to a Jewish family in New York City and graduated from Wesleyan University in 1986.[2][3] He is the son of writer Buz Kohan and novelist Rhea Kohan, the brother of writer/producer Jenji Kohan, and the brother-in-law of Christopher Noxon. He has a twin brother, Jono.

Kohan and Mutchnik formed a name with their two last names: KoMut, which would be the name of the company they own, making Will & Grace, $#*! My Dad Says and Partners.

He is married to Blair Kohan, a partner and motion picture agent at UTA. He has two daughters (one daughter from a previous marriage)[4][5] and resides in Beverly Hills, California.[6]


  1. ^ Hale, Mike (September 23, 2012). "Kind of Like 'Will & Grace,' but Both Guys This Time". The New York Times. 
  2. ^ Stated in interview on Inside the Actors Studio
  3. ^ "NOTABLE ALUMNI". Wesleyan University. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Women in Entertainment 2010 – Power 100 List". The Hollywood Reporter. December 7, 2010. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Sklarbro County 37". Earwolf. February 5, 2013. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 
  6. ^ "THR's Women in Entertainment 2011: Power 100". The Hollywood Reporter. December 7, 2011. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 

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