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Creator / Henry Winkler

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"To me acting is like a jigsaw puzzle. The jigsaw puzzle is of the sky and all the pieces are blue. Out of this you have to create a human being and put it together."

Henry Franklin Winkler (born October 30, 1945) is an American actor, comedian, director, producer, and author best known for his early role as Arthur "The Fonz" / "Fonzie" Fonzarelli in Happy Days. Later on, Winkler became known as a producer, overseeing such shows as classic adventure series MacGyver (and its 2016 reboot).

He is Richard Belzer's cousin.

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  • Hank Zipzer book series (collaboration with Lin Oliver)
  • I've Never Met an Idiot on the River

Tropes associated with Winkler:

  • Leslie Nielsen Syndrome: He's done more comedy later in life.
  • Nice Guy: Henry Winkler is said to be a super kind and friendly in real life. He loves his stepson and is very considerate man and a joy to work with.

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