Peter S. Fischer

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Peter S. Fischer
Born Peter Steven Fischer
1935 (age 81–82)
United States
Residence Pacific Grove, California[1]
Occupation Television writer, television producer

Peter Steven Fischer is an American television writer and television producer, most notable for his work on Murder, She Wrote,[2] which he co-created with Richard Levinson and William Link. He was also the executive producer of the series for the first seven seasons. He wrote 8 of the 22 episodes the first season. Fischer wrote or co-wrote nearly three dozen episodes of the show during its run.[3]

Fischer also wrote for the television series Baretta[2] and episodes of Columbo[2] and Kojak. He created, produced and wrote for the NBC series The Eddie Capra Mysteries. Fischer also wrote the 1991 television film Stranger at My Door.[2]


  1. ^ "Career change to writer was right move for Pacific Grove man", Monterey Herald Retrieved 2016-12-06.
  2. ^ a b c d The New York Times
  3. ^ "Peter S. Fischer". March 19, 2008. Retrieved December 8, 2011. 

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