Seymour Blicker

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Seymour Blicker (born 1940)[1] is a playwright, screenwriter and novelist from Quebec.

He was born in Montreal.[2]

He wrote the screenplay for the film The Kid (1997). Blicker also wrote episodes for the television series Urban Angel and Barney Miller.[2]

Plays by Blicker include:

  • Up Your Alley (1987)
  • Never Judge a Book by Its Cover (1987)
  • Home Free
  • Pipe Dreams
  • Pals (2000)[3]

Books include:

  • Blues chased a rabbit (1969)
  • Schmucks (1972)
  • The last collection (1976)[1]

From 1978 to 1990, Blicker lectured on fiction writing at Concordia University.[4]

He is the father of actor Jason Blicker. Blicker and his son appeared as father and son in the 1994 film No Contest.[5]


  1. ^ a b "Blicker, Seymour". WorldCat. Retrieved 2012-01-02. 
  2. ^ a b "Seymour Blicker". Playwrights Guild of Canada. Retrieved 2012-01-02. 
  3. ^ "Blicker, Seymour". Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia. Athabasca University. Retrieved 2012-01-02. 
  4. ^ "Writers in CEGEPs". Quebec Writers' Federation. Retrieved 2012-01-02. 
  5. ^ No Contest on IMDb

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