George McCowan (1927–1995)

Director | Producer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Frogs (1972) | Run, Simon, Run (1970) | Seeing Things (1981-1987)
AWARDS 
1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
George Mc Cowan | George McGowan | Alan Smithee
BORN 
Jun 27, 1927 (died Nov 1, 1995)

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Past Film & Video (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (71 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Sanity ClauseSanity Clause (TV Movie) Director  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for War of the WorldsWar of the Worlds (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for Seeing ThingsSeeing Things (TV Series) Director (43 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981–1987 43
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  • Primary photo for Night HeatNight Heat (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Hart to HartHart to Hart (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 2
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Director (15 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1983 15
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  • Primary photo for Bring 'Em Back AliveBring 'Em Back Alive (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 2
  • Primary photo for ShannonShannon (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Nero WolfeNero Wolfe (TV Series) Director (6 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 6
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  • Primary photo for The July GroupThe July Group (TV Movie) Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Littlest HoboThe Littlest Hobo (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Charlie's AngelsCharlie's Angels (TV Series) Director (9 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1980 9
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  • Primary photo for Dan August: The Jealousy FactorDan August: The Jealousy Factor (TV Movie) Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Dan August: The Trouble with WomenDan August: The Trouble with Women (TV Movie) Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Return of Mod SquadThe Return of Mod Squad (TV Movie) Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Vega$Vega$ (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • Death Mountain (Jan 31, 1979) Director (as George McGowan)  Less
  • Primary photo for Starsky and HutchStarsky and Hutch (TV Series) Director (14 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1977 14
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  • Primary photo for S.W.A.T.S.W.A.T. (TV Series) Director (10 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 10
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  • Primary photo for Murder on Flight 502Murder on Flight 502 (TV Movie) Director  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The RookiesThe Rookies (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Director (23 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1975 23
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  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Streets of San FranciscoThe Streets of San Francisco (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1974 3
  • Primary photo for The StarlostThe Starlost (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for SearchSearch (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for BanacekBanacek (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Mod SquadThe Mod Squad (TV Series) Director (11 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1972 11
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  • Primary photo for Welcome Home, Johnny BristolWelcome Home, Johnny Bristol (TV Movie) Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Norman Corwin PresentsNorman Corwin Presents (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for If Tomorrow ComesIf Tomorrow Comes (TV Movie) Director  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Face of FearThe Face of Fear (TV Movie) Director  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Movie) Director (as George Mc Cowan)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Love Hate LoveLove Hate Love (TV Movie) Director  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Most Deadly GameThe Most Deadly Game (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Dan AugustDan August (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971 4
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  • Primary photo for The Young RebelsThe Young Rebels (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971 3
  • Primary photo for The Silent ForceThe Silent Force (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Run, Simon, RunRun, Simon, Run (TV Movie) Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides AgainThe Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (TV Movie) Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Love WarThe Love War (TV Movie) Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The ChallengeThe Challenge (TV Movie) Director (as Alan Smithee)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Carter's ArmyCarter's Army (TV Movie) Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The New PeopleThe New People (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 3
  • Primary photo for The Ballad of Andy CrockerThe Ballad of Andy Crocker (TV Movie) Director  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The MonkThe Monk (TV Movie) Director  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Felony SquadThe Felony Squad (TV Series) Director (20 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1969 20
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  • Primary photo for Judd for the DefenseJudd for the Defense (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968 2
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968 2
  • Primary photo for Run for Your LifeRun for Your Life (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Hatch's MillHatch's Mill (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The InvadersThe Invaders (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Heroic MissionHeroic Mission (TV Series) Director  Less 1967– 
  • Primary photo for WojeckWojeck (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for SeawaySeaway (TV Series) Director (10 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1966 10
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  • Primary photo for FestivalFestival (TV Series) Producer (5 episodes, 1962), Director (4 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1965 5
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  • Primary photo for The Forest RangersThe Forest Rangers (TV Series) Director (42 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1965 42
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  • Primary photo for Twelfth NightTwelfth Night (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Times They Are A-Changin'The Times They Are A-Changin' (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for QuestQuest (TV Series) Director (9 episodes, 1961), Producer (9 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1964 9
    • Two Soldiers (Oct 8, 1963) Director, Producer  Less
    • The Brig (Jan 21, 1964) Director, Producer  Less
    • The Bathroom (Jan 14, 1964) Director, Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for PlaydatePlaydate (TV Series) Producer (5 episodes, 1961), Director (2 episodes, 1961), Stan (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961–1963 8
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  • Primary photo for Scarlett HillScarlett Hill (TV Series) Producer (4 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 4
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  • Primary photo for Q for QuestQ for Quest (TV Series) Producer (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for General Motors PresentsGeneral Motors Presents (TV Series) Mike / Steve (4 episodes, 1953), Producer (3 episodes, 1960), Director (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1953–1961 8
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  • Primary photo for First PersonFirst Person (TV Series) Producer (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 2
  • Primary photo for CannonballCannonball (TV Series) Frank (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The UnforeseenThe Unforeseen (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for FolioFolio (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for First PerformanceFirst Performance (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for On CameraOn Camera (TV Series) Lead (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1955 2
  • Primary photo for PlaybillPlaybill (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1

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