Born on November 23, 1933 in Rego Park, New York, USA as Paul Marc Maslansky. Freedom is the key to Paul's personality. A 1954 alumnus of Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.
He is a producer and writer, known for POLICE ACADEMY (1984), POLICE ACADEMY 2: THEIR FIRST ASSIGNMENT (1985), POLICE ACADEMY 3: BACK IN TRAINING (1986, POLICE ACADEMY 4: CITIZENS ON PATROL (1987), POLICE ACADEMY 5: MIAMI BEACH (1988), POLICE ACADEMY 6: CITY UNDER SIEGE (1989), POLICE ACADEMY: MISSION TO MOSCOW (1994) and POLICE ACADEMY: TV SERIES (1997).
He played jazz for a living while briefly attending law school in New York. Made frequent cameo appearances in his POLICE ACADEMY movies. Nominated for Primetime Emmy for KING by Abby Mann.