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Comedy Writer and Producer David Zucker Finds Inspiration in Regular Life—and His Tree House

David Zucker

David Zucker is one-third of the comedy writing-directing-producing trio that brought us Airplane! and the Naked Gun franchise. Before participating in a conversation with Mayor Eric Garcetti and his filmmaking partners at the Million Dollar Theatre after a screening of Airplane!—the mayor’s pick for Zócalo and KCRW’s “My Favorite Movie” series—he talked in the Zócalo green room about Davy Crockett, following a dream to L.A., and his recurrent dream of bacon-wrapped hot dogs.

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