Also Executive ProducerEdit
David Zabel wrote for the NBC medical series "ER" for the last eight years of its historic run, which ended in 2009, and served the last five as its showrunner. He wrote over 45 episodes of the program and was a recipient of a 2008 Humanitas Prize for an episode that focused on the tragedy in Darfur. Subsequently he was the showrunner and executive producer of ABC's 2010-11 police series, "Detroit 1-8-7." He has written for such other shows as "Dark Angel," "Star Trek: Voyager" and "JAG," as well as directing episodes of "ER" and "Detroit 1-8-7."