Michael Fresco

Producer | Director | Second Unit or Assistant Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Northern Exposure (1992-1995) | My Name Is Earl (2006-2008) | Murder One (1995-1997)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Michael A. Fresco | Mike Fresco

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Past Television (54 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Guest BookThe Guest Book (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 2
  • Primary photo for Square RootsSquare Roots (TV Movie) Director  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Manhattan Love StoryManhattan Love Story (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2014 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 4
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  • Primary photo for BenchedBenched (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Pilot (Oct 28, 2014) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Super ClydeSuper Clyde (TV Movie) Director  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Family ToolsFamily Tools (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2013 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 2
    • Pest Side Story (Jul 3, 2013) Director  Less
    • Pilot (May 1, 2013) Director, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for SuburgatorySuburgatory (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2011 ) , Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2011–2013 )  Less 2011–2013 5
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  • Primary photo for Raising HopeRaising Hope (TV Series) Director ( 7 episodes, 2010–2012 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010–2012 7
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  • Primary photo for The Smart OneThe Smart One (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Against the WallAgainst the Wall (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Pilot (Jul 31, 2011) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Other People's KidsOther People's Kids (TV Movie) Director  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Better Off TedBetter Off Ted (TV Series) Consulting Producer ( 14 episodes, 2009–2010 ) , Director ( 9 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010 17
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  • Primary photo for The Deep EndThe Deep End (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Pilot (Jan 21, 2010) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for It Takes a VillageIt Takes a Village (TV Movie) Director  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Director ( 16 episodes, 2006–2008 )  Less 2006–2008 16
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  • Primary photo for Worst WeekWorst Week (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Aliens in AmericaAliens in America (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008 2
  • Primary photo for The Knights of ProsperityThe Knights of Prosperity (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for Imperfect UnionImperfect Union (TV Movie) Director  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for ConvictionConviction (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Downhill (Apr 14, 2006) Director (as Mike Fresco)  Less
  • Primary photo for The O.C.The O.C. (TV Series) Director ( 10 episodes, 2003–2006 )  Less 2003–2006 10
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  • Primary photo for Three Moons Over MilfordThree Moons Over Milford (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Joan of ArcadiaJoan of Arcadia (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for North ShoreNorth Shore (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 2
    • Catwalk (Dec 16, 2004) Director  Less
    • More (Aug 2, 2004) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Medical InvestigationMedical Investigation (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Alienation (Oct 29, 2004) Director (as Mike Fresco)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dead Like MeDead Like Me (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Ashes to Ashes (Oct 3, 2004) Director (as Michael A. Fresco)  Less
  • Primary photo for JAGJAG (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for MonkMonk (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for 1-800-Missing1-800-Missing (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Pilot (Aug 2, 2003) Director, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for ProvidenceProvidence (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer ( 39 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Director ( 31 episodes, 1999–2002 ) , Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 2000–2001 )  Less 1999–2002 72
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  • Primary photo for Four CornersFour Corners (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Total SecurityTotal Security (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for Murder OneMurder One (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 1995–1996 ) , Executive Producer ( 18 episodes, 1996–1997 ) , Director ( 8 episodes, 1995–1997 )  Less 1995–1997 40
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  • Primary photo for Murder One: Diary of a Serial KillerMurder One: Diary of a Serial Killer (TV Mini-series) Director ( 6 episodes, 1997 ) , Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 6
    • Episode #1.6 (1997) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (1997) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (1997) Director, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Northern ExposureNorthern Exposure (TV Series) Supervising Producer ( 38 episodes, 1993–1995 ) , Director ( 12 episodes, 1992–1995 ) , Co-Executive Producer ( 8 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1992–1995 49
    • Tranquility Base (Jul 26, 1995) Director, Co-Executive Producer  Less
    • Let's Dance (Jul 19, 1995) Co-Executive Producer  Less
    • Ursa Minor (Jul 12, 1995) Co-Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Picket FencesPicket Fences (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Civil WarsCivil Wars (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1992–1993 )  Less 1992–1993 3
  • Primary photo for I'll Fly AwayI'll Fly Away (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Consulting Producer ( 2 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1991–1992 6
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  • Primary photo for Doogie Howser, M.D.Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1990–1992 )  Less 1990–1992 2
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1991–1992 )  Less 1991–1992 2
  • Primary photo for Under CoverUnder Cover (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 2
  • Primary photo for China BeachChina Beach (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 1989–1991 )  Less 1989–1991 4
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  • Primary photo for Daughters of PrivilegeDaughters of Privilege (TV Movie) Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Before the StormBefore the Storm (TV Movie) Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Saturday'sSaturday's (TV Movie) Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Cop RockCop Rock (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Nasty BoysNasty Boys (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • The Line (Apr 19, 1990) Director (directed by)  Less
  • Primary photo for Capital NewsCapital News (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for NightingalesNightingales (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for TattingersTattingers (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Dirty DancingDirty Dancing (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Director ( 5 episodes, 1987–1988 ) , First Assistant Director ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986–1988 6
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Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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