John Putch

Director | Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Father and the Bear (2016) | Cougar Town (2009-2015) | American Pie Presents: The Book of Love (2009)
AWARDS 
25 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Putch
GUILDS *
DGA
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/putchfilms
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Past Film & Video (44 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (77 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American HousewifeAmerican Housewife (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 3
  • Primary photo for APBAPB (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for No TomorrowNo Tomorrow (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Rush HourRush Hour (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Significant MotherSignificant Mother (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Cougar TownCougar Town (TV Series) Director ( 29 episodes, 2009–2015 )  Less 2009–2015 29
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  • Primary photo for Bad JudgeBad Judge (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Surviving JackSurviving Jack (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The MiddleThe Middle (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 2
  • Primary photo for The Goodwin GamesThe Goodwin Games (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Family ToolsFamily Tools (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Body of ProofBody of Proof (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Friends with BenefitsFriends with Benefits (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for OutsourcedOutsourced (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Zeke and LutherZeke and Luther (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for 10 Things I Hate About You10 Things I Hate About You (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Ugly BettyUgly Betty (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2008–2010 )  Less 2008–2010 3
  • Primary photo for ScrubsScrubs (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 2007–2010 )  Less 2007–2010 8
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  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for ValentineValentine (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Murder 101: College Can Be MurderMurder 101: College Can Be Murder (TV Movie) Director  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Where There's a WillWhere There's a Will (TV Movie) Director  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Poseidon AdventureThe Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie) Director  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Grounded for LifeGrounded for Life (TV Series) Director ( 7 episodes, 2002–2005 )  Less 2002–2005 7
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  • Primary photo for Good Girls Don't...Good Girls Don't... (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for The Tracy Morgan ShowThe Tracy Morgan Show (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2003–2004 )  Less 2003–2004 2
  • Primary photo for A Time to RememberA Time to Remember (TV Movie) Director  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Madison HeightsMadison Heights (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 3
  • Primary photo for Son of the BeachSon of the Beach (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for Stark Raving MadStark Raving Mad (TV Series) Husband ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Chicken Soup for the SoulChicken Soup for the Soul (TV Series) Director  Less 1999–2000
  • Primary photo for Home ImprovementHome Improvement (TV Series) Dan ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for L.A. HeatL.A. Heat (TV Series) Birdie ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The Patron Saint of LiarsThe Patron Saint of Liars (TV Movie) Thomas Cleardon  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Beetleborgs MetallixBeetleborgs Metallix (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 3
  • Primary photo for BeetleBorgsBeetleBorgs (TV Series) Director ( 12 episodes, 1996–1997 )  Less 1996–1997 12
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  • Primary photo for Grace Under FireGrace Under Fire (TV Series) Jake ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for My Ghost DogMy Ghost Dog (TV Movie) 'Pasta Talk' Host (as Putch), Director  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Murder OneMurder One (TV Series) Mort Kriendler ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The CrewThe Crew (TV Series) James ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Todd Barber ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for WingsWings (TV Series) Jeff ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Beyond SuspicionBeyond Suspicion (TV Movie) Lipsky  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Fallen AngelsFallen Angels (TV Series) Officer Barnes ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Room for TwoRoom for Two (TV Series) Matt Draughon ( 26 episodes, 1992–1993 )  Less 1992–1993 26
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  • Primary photo for Jack's PlaceJack's Place (TV Series) Kevin Flynn ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Keeper of the CityKeeper of the City (TV Movie) Mitch  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Get a LifeGet a Life (TV Series) Policeman #2 ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for SeinfeldSeinfeld (TV Series) Roy ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Acting SheriffActing Sheriff (TV Movie) Deputy Mike Swanson  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Cop RockCop Rock (TV Series) Gary ( 1 episode, 1990 ) , Performer ("My Dream Is Now A Step Away") ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • The Cocaine Mutiny (Oct 24, 1990) Gary, Performer ("My Dream Is Now A Step Away")  Less
  • Primary photo for After the ShockAfter the Shock (TV Movie) Doctor  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Minkman ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Live-InLive-In (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: The Next GenerationStar Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) Ensign Mendon / Mordock ( 2 episodes, 1988–1989 )  Less 1988–1989 2
  • Primary photo for Something Is Out ThereSomething Is Out There (TV Mini-series) Wendle ( 6 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 6
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  • Primary photo for Street of DreamsStreet of Dreams (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for ThrobThrob (TV Series) Jacob / Roger ( 2 episodes, 1986–1988 )  Less 1986–1988 2
  • Primary photo for BrothersBrothers (TV Series) Bucky Waters ( 2 episodes, 1985–1987 )  Less 1985–1987 2
  • Primary photo for NewhartNewhart (TV Series) Bill Coder / Inn Guest ( 2 episodes, 1985–1987 )  Less 1985–1987 2
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Abercrombie / Winston / Corporal / Johnny Muller ( 4 episodes, 1982–1987 )  Less 1982–1987 4
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  • Primary photo for FameFame (TV Series) Jeff Stave ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Hill Street BluesHill Street Blues (TV Series) Paramedic ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Family TiesFamily Ties (TV Series) Neil / Pete ( 3 episodes, 1982–1986 )  Less 1982–1986 3
  • Primary photo for Rocky RoadRocky Road (TV Series) Jeff Grimshaw ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for You Again?You Again? (TV Series) Paul ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Jason Matthews ( 2 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 2
  • Primary photo for It's a LivingIt's a Living (TV Series) Agent #2 ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Blonde Friend ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Duck FactoryThe Duck Factory (TV Series) Chip ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure ContinuesKenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (TV Movie) Hanging Deputy  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for One Day at a TimeOne Day at a Time (TV Series) Bob Morton ( 13 episodes, 1976–1983 )  Less 1976–1983 13
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  • Primary photo for Marian Rose WhiteMarian Rose White (TV Movie) Randy  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The WaveThe Wave (TV Short) David  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Angel DustedAngel Dusted (TV Movie) Owen Eaton  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for All in the FamilyAll in the Family (TV Series) Boy Scout ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Viaggio nel Cinema in 3D: Una Storia VintageViaggio nel Cinema in 3D: Una Storia Vintage Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Digital Cinema ShowDigital Cinema Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Up Close with Carrie KeaganUp Close with Carrie Keagan (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Deep InsideDeep Inside (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Jaws 3-D': Sharks Don't DieThe Making of 'Jaws 3-D': Sharks Don't Die (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Son of Jean Stapleton ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
    • Episode #12.185 (May 18, 1973) Himself - Son of Jean Stapleton  Less
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Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Montana Independent Film Festival * – Best Director 2008
  • Wild Rose Film Festival * – Best Director, Feature, Screenplay 2008
  • New Strand Film Festival * – Grand Jury Award 2009
  • Cinegear Expo * – Best Feature 2009
  • Kent Film Festival * – Sleeping Giant Award 2009
  • Honolulu Film Festival * – Silver Lei Award for Excellence in Filmmaking 2007
  • World Music & Independent Film Festival * – Best Director Feature Film 2010
  • Berlin Independent Film Festival * – Best Sci-Fi/Horror 2013
  • Richmond Film Festival * – Special Jury Award Narrative Feature 2013
  • Buffalo Niagara Film Festival * – Best Comedy 2013
  • ReelHeART Toronto * – Honorable Mention 2014
  • Blue Ridge Film Festival * – Best Feature 2012
  • Landlocked Film Festival * – Best Director 2012
  • Wild Rose Film Festival * – Best Director, Screenplay, Feature, Audience Award 2012
  • Oregon Film Awards * – Platinum Best Feature 2012
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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