David Milch, Writer: Hill Street Blues. David Milch was born on March 23, in Buffalo, New York, USA as David S. Milch. He is a writer and producer, known Deadwood · Awards · Biography · NewsDesk. David Milch, the storied mind also behind 'Deadwood,' changed television. Now, according to a lawsuit, the racetrack regular has lost his. SANTA MONICA, Calif – The telephone rings in the modest office of famed television writer David Milch. It is good news. The year-old.