Gary Nelson (I)

Director | Second Unit or Assistant Director | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Black Hole (1979) | Freaky Friday (1976) | Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations More »
BORN 
Jan 1934 (age 83)

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Past Film & Video (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (99 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Early EditionEarly Edition (TV Series) Director ( 19 episodes, 1997–2000 ) , Co-Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 1997–1998 )  Less 1997–2000 21
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  • Primary photo for Melanie DarrowMelanie Darrow (TV Movie) Director  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Fast CompanyFast Company (TV Movie) Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Ray Alexander: A Menu for MurderRay Alexander: A Menu for Murder (TV Movie) Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Stick with Me, KidStick with Me, Kid (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Ray Alexander: A Taste for JusticeRay Alexander: A Taste for Justice (TV Movie) Director  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Fugitive Nights: Danger in the DesertFugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert (TV Movie) Director  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Return of IronsideThe Return of Ironside (TV Movie) Director  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Sands of TimeThe Sands of Time (TV Movie) Director  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for RevolverRevolver (TV Movie) Director  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Memories of MidnightMemories of Midnight (TV Movie) Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Hit ManThe Hit Man (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The LookalikeThe Lookalike (TV Movie) Director  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Nutt HouseThe Nutt House (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
    • Pilot (Sep 20, 1989) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Get Smart, Again!Get Smart, Again! (TV Movie) Director  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Police Story: The Watch CommanderPolice Story: The Watch Commander (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for ShooterShooter (TV Movie) Director  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Noble HouseNoble House (TV Mini-series) Director ( 4 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 4
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  • Primary photo for Houston KnightsHouston Knights (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Old DogsOld Dogs (TV Movie) Director  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Murder in Three ActsMurder in Three Acts (TV Movie) Director  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Lady BlueLady Blue (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • Pilot (Apr 15, 1985) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Crazy Like a FoxCrazy Like a Fox (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
    • Pilot (Dec 30, 1984) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The Baron and the KidThe Baron and the Kid (TV Movie) Director, Supervising Producer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Boys in BlueBoys in Blue (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for More Than MurderMore Than Murder (TV Movie) Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for For Love and HonorFor Love and Honor (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for For Love and HonorFor Love and Honor (TV Movie) Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Murder Me, Murder YouMurder Me, Murder You (TV Movie) Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Murder in Coweta CountyMurder in Coweta County (TV Movie) Director, Supervising Producer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 1969–1982 )  Less 1969–1982 8
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  • Primary photo for Seven Brides for Seven BrothersSeven Brides for Seven Brothers (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • Pilot (Sep 19, 1982) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for McClain's LawMcClain's Law (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 2
  • Primary photo for The Pride of Jesse HallamThe Pride of Jesse Hallam (TV Movie) Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Revenge of the Gray GangRevenge of the Gray Gang (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972 (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for EischiedEischied (TV Series) Director  Less 1979–1980
  • Primary photo for To Kill a CopTo Kill a Cop (TV Movie) Director  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Washington: Behind Closed DoorsWashington: Behind Closed Doors (TV Mini-series) Director ( 6 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 6
    • Part 6 (Sep 11, 1977) Director  Less
    • Part 5 (Sep 10, 1977) Director  Less
    • Part 4 (Sep 9, 1977) Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for HunterHunter (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 2
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Director ( 5 episodes, 1974–1976 )  Less 1974–1976 5
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  • Primary photo for AceAce (TV Movie) Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for PanachePanache (TV Movie) Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Cop and the KidThe Cop and the Kid (TV Series) Director  Less 1975–1976
  • Primary photo for Medical StoryMedical Story (TV Movie) Director  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for ArcherArcher (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Born FreeBorn Free (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974 3
  • Primary photo for TomaToma (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Girl on the Late, Late ShowThe Girl on the Late, Late Show (TV Movie) Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Adam's RibAdam's Rib (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973 4
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  • Primary photo for KojakKojak (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Faraday and CompanyFaraday and Company (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Brian Keith ShowThe Brian Keith Show (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973 4
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  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Director ( 11 episodes, 1969–1972 )  Less 1969–1972 11
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  • Primary photo for The Sandy Duncan ShowThe Sandy Duncan Show (TV Series) Director  Less 1972– 
  • Primary photo for Call HolmeCall Holme (TV Movie) Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Courtship of Eddie's FatherThe Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1970–1972 )  Less 1970–1972 3
  • Primary photo for Me and the ChimpMe and the Chimp (TV Series) Director  Less 1972– 
  • Primary photo for The PartnersThe Partners (TV Series) Director ( 7 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972 7
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  • Primary photo for The Chicago Teddy BearsThe Chicago Teddy Bears (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1971 )  Less 1971 2
  • Primary photo for Nanny and the ProfessorNanny and the Professor (TV Series) Director ( 10 episodes, 1970–1971 )  Less 1970–1971 10
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  • Primary photo for Bracken's WorldBracken's World (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970 2
  • Primary photo for ArnieArnie (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970 3
  • Primary photo for HeadmasterHeadmaster (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Director  Less 1970– 
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the Pirates' InnSecrets of the Pirates' Inn (TV Movie) Director  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Ghost & Mrs. MuirThe Ghost & Mrs. Muir (TV Series) Director ( 9 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969 9
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  • Primary photo for Room 222Room 222 (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Doris Day ShowThe Doris Day Show (TV Series) Director ( 9 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969 9
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  • Primary photo for Get SmartGet Smart (TV Series) Director ( 23 episodes, 1966–1969 )  Less 1966–1969 23
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  • Primary photo for Gomer Pyle: USMCGomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969 2
  • Primary photo for Good Morning, WorldGood Morning, World (TV Series) Director ( 11 episodes, 1967–1968 )  Less 1967–1968 11
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  • Primary photo for Accidental FamilyAccidental Family (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Captain NiceCaptain Nice (TV Series) Director ( 7 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 7
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  • Primary photo for Gilligan's IslandGilligan's Island (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 1965–1967 )  Less 1965–1967 8
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  • Primary photo for Occasional WifeOccasional Wife (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The HeroThe Hero (TV Series) Director  Less 1966–1967
  • Primary photo for F TroopF Troop (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for It's About TimeIt's About Time (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Run Buddy RunRun Buddy Run (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for ShaneShane (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Patty Duke ShowThe Patty Duke Show (TV Series) Director ( 14 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966 14
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  • Primary photo for Please Don't Eat the DaisiesPlease Don't Eat the Daisies (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966 2
  • Primary photo for O.K. Crackerby!O.K. Crackerby! (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Andy Griffith ShowThe Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Baileys of BalboaThe Baileys of Balboa (TV Series) Assistant Director ( 2 episodes, 1964–1965 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1964–1965 3
  • Primary photo for The Great AdventureThe Great Adventure (TV Series) First Assistant Director ( 9 episodes, 1963–1964 )  Less 1963–1964 9
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  • Primary photo for Have Gun - Will TravelHave Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) Assistant Director ( 64 episodes, 1961–1963 ) , Director ( 6 episodes, 1962–1963 )  Less 1961–1963 70
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  • Primary photo for Pete and GladysPete and Gladys (TV Series) First Assistant Director  Less 1960–1962
  • Primary photo for Leave It to BeaverLeave It to Beaver (TV Series) Second Assistant Director ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
    • Beaver's Doll Buggy (Jun 17, 1961) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Assistant Director ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Silent ServiceThe Silent Service (TV Series) Second Assistant Director ( 17 episodes, 1957 )  Less 1957 17
    • The Tang's Last Shot (Dec 13, 1957) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
    • The Seashark Story (Nov 22, 1957) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
    • The Nautilus Story (Nov 8, 1957) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The LineupThe Lineup (TV Series) Second Assistant Director ( 6 episodes, 1956–1957 )  Less 1956–1957 6
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  • Primary photo for The 20th Century-Fox HourThe 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) Second Assistant Director ( 4 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956 4
    • Broken Arrow (May 1, 1956) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
    • Crack-Up (Feb 8, 1956) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
    • Yacht on the High Sea (Jan 11, 1956) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Life and Legend of Wyatt EarpThe Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series) Second Assistant Director ( 28 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956 28
    • Bat Masterson Again (Apr 17, 1956) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
    • The War of the Colonels (Apr 10, 1956) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
    • Hunt the Man Down (Apr 3, 1956) Second Assistant Director (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CrusaderCrusader (TV Series) Second Assistant Director  Less 1955–1956
  • Primary photo for The MillionaireThe Millionaire (TV Series) Second Assistant Director ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
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