Drake Sather

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Drake Sather
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Drake Sather (1987)
Born (1959-05-24)May 24, 1959
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Died March 3, 2004(2004-03-03) (aged 44)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of death Gunshot (suicide)
Resting place Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Glendale, California
Occupation Screenwriter, producer, actor and director
Spouse(s) Krystal Sather (m. 1989–90)
Marnie Sather (1991–death)
Children Rudy Sather
Dallas Sather
Tristan Sather
Molly Sather

Drake Sather (May 24, 1959 – March 3, 2004) was an American stand-up comedian and Emmy nominated television writer. His credits include Zoolander, Saturday Night Live, Dennis Miller Show, Ed and NewsRadio.

Sather was born in Seattle, Washington. He was nominated for an Emmy Award for his work on The Larry Sanders Show. Sather wrote for Saturday Night Live during the 1994-1995 season. His last credit was an unsold pilot of a television remake of Mr. Ed for which he was also an executive producer.

Sather died of a gunshot wound to the head on March 3, 2004. His death was ruled a suicide.[1] He had four children with his second wife.


  1. ^ Bal, Sumeet (2004-03-19). "Pop Culture News Monitor". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 30 April 2009. 

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