Zack Estrin, Netflix’s Lost in Space Showrunner, is Dead at 51

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Zack Estrin was the showrunner and executive producer of Netflix’s critically acclaimed series. Lost in Space He was 51 years old. He was 51. Estrin also worked extensively. Prison BreakHe began his career as a producer in Hollywood.

Estrin passed away in Hermosa Beach on September 23, 2015. Estrin was jogging when he suffered a suspected cardiac attack. An autopsy will determine the cause of his death.

“Zack Estrin was our everything,”Estrin’s family released a statement saying that Estrin was killed in an accident. Deadline. “The best husband, father, son, and friend. He loved to make everyone happy. He loved to make everyone laugh. He loved being a writer/producer and being a part of creating these shows that people enjoyed. But above all, he loved his family and friends. Thank you all for being a part of his life and ours.”

Estrin was raised in Brooklyn, New York, after his birth in Woodland, California. After graduating from USC, he returned to California to continue his education. He started his career in features and was an executive producer on the thriller. Stranger Than FictionThe Othello Adaptation O (2001). (2001). Charmed Dawson’s Creek. He was also a producer for both shows.

Estrin joined The Associated Press in 2005 Prison Break team. Paul Scheuring was the creator of the series. Estrin was an assistant producer who was later promoted as co-executive director. He was credited with 16 episodes of the series and also co-wrote the 2009 standalone movie.Prison Break: The Final Break. After Prison BreakEstin continued to move on after the meeting was over. The Good Guys, No Ordinary Family. The River, Zero Hour. Once Upon a Time in Wonderland. The Whispers.

Although the Netflix reboot of Lost in SpaceDeveloped by Matt Sazama, Burk Sharpless and Estrin, Estrin was appointed showrunner. He was responsible for all three seasons, which concluded last year. Estrin was awarded an overall deal by Netflix for his series’ success. “Zack was a beloved writer, producer, and partner, whose work taught us to seek adventure and trust in family,”Matt Thunell is Netflix’s VP of Series. Deadline. “His vision and passion will be greatly missed.”

Estrin’s family includes his wife Kari Estrin (his two daughters), his parents, stepbrother, stepsisters and two dogs. In lieu of flowers, his family requests that donations be made to The Zac Estrin USC Scholarship Fund.

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