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Richard Matheson (I) (1926–2013)

Writer | Miscellaneous Crew | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) | I Am Legend (2007) | Duel (1971)
AWARDS 
5 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Richard Matheson Sr. | Logan Swanson
BORN 
Feb 20, 1926 (died Jun 23, 2013)

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Projects in Development (5 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (45 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (47 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Writer (Based On A Short Story By) (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • The Splendid Source (May 16, 2010) Writer (Based On A Short Story By)  Less
  • Primary photo for Masters of HorrorMasters of Horror (TV Series) Writer (Short Story) (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Trilogy of Terror IITrilogy of Terror II (TV Movie) Writer (Screenplay) (segments: Bobby), Writer (Story "Prey")  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Writer (Short Story) (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • First Anniversary (Feb 16, 1996) Writer (Short Story) (as Richard Matheson Sr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost ClassicsTwilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics (TV Movie) Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Dreamer of OzThe Dreamer of Oz (TV Movie) Writer (Story), Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Creative Consultant (5 episodes, 1986–1987), Writer (Short Story) (2 episodes, 1986–1987), Writer (1 episode, 1986), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986–1987 8
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  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Writer (Based On The Short Story By) (1 episode, 1986), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • Profile in Silver/Button, Button (Mar 7, 1986) Writer (Based On The Short Story By) (segments: Button, Button), Writer (Teleplay) (segments: Button, Button) (as Logan Swanson)  Less
  • Primary photo for Il fascino dell'insolitoIl fascino dell'insolito (TV Series) Writer (Short Story "Mad House") (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The Martian ChroniclesThe Martian Chronicles (TV Mini-series) Writer (3 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 3
  • Primary photo for Racconti di fantascienzaRacconti di fantascienza (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • L'esame (Jan 31, 1979) Writer (Story)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Godfather: A Novel for TelevisionThe Godfather: A Novel for Television (TV Mini-series) Senator #3  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for Dead of NightDead of Night (TV Movie) Writer (Story) (segments: No Such Thing as a Vampire), Writer (segments: Bobby, No Such Thing as a Vampire, Second Chance)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Strange Possession of Mrs. OliverThe Strange Possession of Mrs. Oliver (TV Movie) Associate Producer, Writer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Captains and the KingsCaptains and the Kings (TV Mini-series) President Garfield  Less 1976– 
  • Primary photo for Trilogy of TerrorTrilogy of Terror (TV Movie) Writer (Short Story) (segments: Amelia), Writer (Story) (segments: Julie, Millicent and Therese), Writer (segments: Amelia)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Stranger WithinThe Stranger Within (TV Movie) Writer (Short Story), Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Morning AfterThe Morning After (TV Movie) Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for DraculaDracula (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Scream of the WolfScream of the Wolf (TV Movie) Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Dying Room OnlyDying Room Only (TV Movie) Writer (Short Story), Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Ghost StoryGhost Story (TV Series) Writer (Developer) (21 episodes, 1972–1973), Developed For Television By (2 episodes, 1973), Writer (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972–1973 23
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  • Primary photo for The Night StranglerThe Night Strangler (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Night StalkerThe Night Stalker (TV Movie) Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Night GalleryNight Gallery (TV Series) Writer (Short Story) (2 episodes, 1971–1972), Writer (Teleplay) (2 episodes, 1971–1972)  Less 1971–1972 2
  • Primary photo for DuelDuel (TV Movie) Writer (Screenplay), Writer (Story)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for 'It's Alive!''It's Alive!' (TV Movie) Writer (Story "Being") (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Journey to the UnknownJourney to the Unknown (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Late Night HorrorLate Night Horror (TV Series) Writer (Short Story) (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Star TrekStar Trek (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler TheatreBob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Writer (14 episodes, 1960–1964), Writer (Based On A Short Story By) (2 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1964 16
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  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Writer (Novel And Teleplay) (1 episode, 1962), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for Combat!Combat! (TV Series) Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
    • Forgotten Front (Oct 2, 1962) Writer (Teleplay) (as Logan Swanson)  Less
  • Primary photo for LawmanLawman (TV Series) Writer (6 episodes, 1960–1962)  Less 1960–1962 6
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  • Primary photo for ThrillerThriller (TV Series) Writer (Adaptation) (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for CheyenneCheyenne (TV Series) Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Bourbon Street BeatBourbon Street Beat (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1960), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • Target of Hate (Mar 7, 1960) Writer (Story), Writer (Teleplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for Have Gun - Will TravelHave Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Wanted: Dead or AliveWanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for MarkhamMarkham (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for BuckskinBuckskin (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The D.A.'s ManThe D.A.'s Man (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Now Is TomorrowNow Is Tomorrow (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Studio 57Studio 57 (TV Series) Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Young Couples OnlyYoung Couples Only (TV Short) Writer (Story)  Less 1955
Self (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The OscarsThe Oscars (TV Special) Himself - Writer (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 65th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Writer & Producer (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980 (Video) Senator #3 (archive footage)  Less 1992

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