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NOV
30
4 YEARS

'Modern Family' producer mocks Zucker (Tweets)

"Modern Family" producer (and executive producer of NBC's short-lived "Coupling") Danny Zuker on Twitter reacting to Jeff Zucker finally leaving NBC:

"Jeff Zucker weighing options. He's had many offers but not sure which company he will destroy next."

And then:

zucker"Jeff Zucker leaving NBC to search Middle Earth for his 'precious.'"

Threw in "Daily Show" writer Tim Carvell:

"Great news! I just got my tickets for Jeff Zucker's 'Legally Prohibited From Running a TV Network' Tour"

From TV writer Eric Haywood:

"Now I get it. The 'event' that #NBC told us was coming turned out to be Jeff Zucker's employment termination."

TV comedy writer Bill Oakley:

"Adios to NBC's Zucker, finally! The year after he had Conan arrested in college, he tried to get me kicked out ... To clarify previous Tweet: Zucker was the "inconvenienced" student who called the police on me, resulting in: http://twitpic.com/2rjoz3 "

And here's just a random anonymous self-proclaimed writer-producer:

"Jeff Zucker CEO of NBC/U on his tenure: 'It has been a great run and I've been incredibly fortunate.' As usual, he got that HALF RIGHT."