Rick Friedberg

Producer | Director | Second Unit or Assistant Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Spy Hard (1996) | Pray TV (1980) | Off the Wall (1983)
GUILDS *
WGA | DGA
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/www.rickfriedberg.com
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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  • Primary photo for The Real Housewives of Orange CountyThe Real Housewives of Orange County (TV Series) Field Producer (28 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2008 28
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  • Primary photo for CityKidsCityKids (TV Series) Director (6 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 6
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  • Primary photo for Olsen Twins Mother's Day SpecialOlsen Twins Mother's Day Special (TV Movie) Director  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for New MonkeesNew Monkees (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1

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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • U.S.C./S.F. State * – B.A./M,S. L.A., S.F.

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NAMEPHONE
  • Larry Franco * – Producer Gersh Agency
  • Don Tardino * – Producer Paradigm Agency
  • Terry Spazek * – Producer 310 628-8380

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  • * RICK FRIEDBERG
    PRODUCER/DIRECTOR/WRITER

    FEATURE FILMS:
    SPYHARD comedy starring LESLIE NIELSEN, NICOLLETTE SHERIDAN
    CHARLES DURNING, BARRY BOSTWICK (Hollywood Pictures) * **

    PRAY TV comedy starring DABNEY COLEMAN, PEE WEE HERMAN
    Chas. Champlin's entry into USA FILM FESTIVAL (Orion Pictures)* **

    OFF THE comedy starring PAUL SORVINO, ROSEANNA ARQUETTE *
    WALL

    RODEO Theatrical short - Winner San Francisco, Atlanta and
    COWBOY American Film Festivals, Cine Golden Eagle * **
    *writer or co-writer ** Producer or co-producer

    TELEVISION/HOME VIDEO
    Scorpion (CBS) 2nd unit Director 12 episodes
    CSI -Miami (CBS) 2nd unit Director 5 episodes
    THE REAL HOUSEWIVES (Ventana/Bravo) Pilot and multiple episodes
    CITYKIDS (ABC/JIM HENSON) Six episodes
    THE TWILIGHT ZONE (CBS) Wish Bank episode
    SHOOT THE BAND (VH-1) Six pilot episodes
    THE NEW MONKEYS (LBS) Two pilot episodes
    WE CELEBRATE, WATTS 10 YRS LATER, 7 ARTISTS IN ISRAEL (PBS )
    Leslie Nielsen's BAD GOLF MADE EASIER and BAD GOLF MY WAY

    MUSIC VIDEOS
    VAN HALEN "HOT FOR TEACHER"
    Y & T "SUMMERTIME GIRLS" and "CONTAGIOUS"
    W.A.S.P "BLIND IN TEXAS" and "WILD CHILD”
    OLSON TWINS "BROTHER FOR SALE"
    KENNY G. "AGAINST DR'S ORDERS" (with DUDLEY MOORE)
    YELLO "TIED UP" (for MAX MONROE/LOOSE CANNON)
    JUDE COLE "BACK TO SCHOOL" (with RODNEY DANGERFIELD)
    VALENTINE "NO WAY" (with ALLY SHEEDY)

    TV COMMERCIALS
    AT&T, McDONALDS, MATTEL, MAZDA, BURGER KING, VIRGINIA LOTTERY, SOUTHERN
    BELL, L.A. CELLULAR, STANDARD OIL, HOWARD JOHNSONS, TACO BELL, TOYOTA,
    KIWI AIRLINES, EL POLLO LOCO, RALPHS, AAMES HOME LOANS, TWIX, MARS, AAMI
    INSURANCE (CHEVY CHASE), DOLLAR RENTACAR (LESLIE NIELSEN), TOKYO GAS
    (CHARLIE SHEEN)
    NETWORK PROMOS
    HBO, FRIENDS, THE WB, WILL AND GRACE, FAMILY FEUD, WHO'S THE BOSS, CBS
    CORPORATE FILMS
    L.A. CELLULAR, GOULD INC, IBM, CITIBANK, CAPITAL RECORDS, AVIANCA AIRLINES,
    AMERICAN AIRLINES, MATTEL TOYS, TOYOTA, LINE-X BED LINERS, SOLE TECH INC.

    email:rickfriedberg@mac.com
    website: www.rickfriedberg.com
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