Theodore J. Flicker, Writer: Barney Miller. Theodore J. Flicker was born on June 6, 1930 in Freehold Borough, New Jersey, USA as Theodore Jonas Flicker. He was a writer and director, known for Barney Miller (1974), The President's Analyst (1967) and Spinout (1966). He was married to Barbara Joyce Perkins Flicker. He died on September 12, 2014 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.