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John Shaffner

Production Designer | Art Director | Art Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Big Bang Theory (2006-2018) | Two and a Half Men (2003-2015) | Friends (1994-2003)
AWARDS 
Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 61 nominations More »
AKA 
John Schaffner | John M. Shaffner | John S. Shaffner | John Shafner  Less

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Past Film & Video (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (111 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Production Designer ( 244 episodes, 2006–2018 )  Less 2006–2018 244
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  • Primary photo for MomMom (TV Series) Production Designer ( 98 episodes, 2013–2018 )  Less 2013–2018 98
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  • Primary photo for The RanchThe Ranch (TV Series) Production Designer ( 5 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017 5
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  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Production Designer ( 18 episodes, 2010–2017 )  Less 2010–2017 18
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  • Primary photo for The Carmichael ShowThe Carmichael Show (TV Series) Art Director ( 32 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017 32
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  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Production Designer ( 27 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017 27
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  • Primary photo for The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild AwardsThe 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for CrowdedCrowded (TV Series) Production Designer ( 13 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 13
    • Come Back (May 22, 2016) Production Designer  Less
    • In Hiding (May 15, 2016) Production Designer  Less
    • Daughter (May 8, 2016) Production Designer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mike & MollyMike & Molly (TV Series) Production Designer ( 125 episodes, 2010–2016 )  Less 2010–2016 125
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  • Primary photo for 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for American Music Awards 2015American Music Awards 2015 (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Two and a Half MenTwo and a Half Men (TV Series) Production Designer ( 193 episodes, 2005–2015 ) , Art Director ( 49 episodes, 2003–2005 )  Less 2003–2015 242
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  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild AwardsThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Sullivan & SonSullivan & Son (TV Series) Production Designer ( 26 episodes, 2012–2014 ) , Original Set Designer ( 7 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2012–2014 33
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  • Primary photo for Young & HungryYoung & Hungry (TV Series) Production Designer ( 4 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 4
    • Young & Pregnant (Jul 16, 2014) Production Designer (as John S. Shaffner)  Less
    • Young & Lesbian (Jul 9, 2014) Production Designer (as John S. Shaffner)  Less
    • Young & Ringless (Jul 2, 2014) Production Designer (as John M. Shaffner)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The 2014 Film Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Guys with KidsGuys with Kids (TV Series) Production Designer ( 17 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013 17
    • Divorce Party (Feb 27, 2013) Production Designer  Less
    • Rare Breed (Feb 20, 2013) Production Designer  Less
    • Gary's Idea (Feb 13, 2013) Production Designer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The 2013 Film Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for A Hollywood Christmas Celebration at the GroveA Hollywood Christmas Celebration at the Grove (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 2012 Film Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for National Football League HonorsNational Football League Honors (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for RobRob (TV Series) Production Designer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Work ItWork It (TV Series) Production Designer ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for A Hollywood Christmas Celebration at the GroveA Hollywood Christmas Celebration at the Grove (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Home GameHome Game (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 'Til Death'Til Death (TV Series) Production Designer ( 82 episodes, 2006–2010 )  Less 2006–2010 82
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Conan O'BrienThe Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Production Designer ( 7 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010 7
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  • Primary photo for The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Rachael RayRachael Ray (TV Series) Production Designer ( 131 episodes, 2006–2009 )  Less 2006–2009 131
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  • Primary photo for The 2009 Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2009 Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 60th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Academy Chairman, Production Designer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 2008 Film Independent's Spirit Awards2008 Film Independent's Spirit Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The 59th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 59th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The War at HomeThe War at Home (TV Series) Production Designer ( 44 episodes, 2005–2007 )  Less 2005–2007 44
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  • Primary photo for The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2007The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2007 (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The BeastThe Beast (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Christmas Celebration at the GroveChristmas Celebration at the Grove (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Love, Inc.Love, Inc. (TV Series) Production Designer ( 11 episodes, 2005–2006 )  Less 2005–2006 11
    • Dream On (May 4, 2006) Production Designer  Less
    • Full House (Apr 27, 2006) Production Designer  Less
    • Cursed (Apr 13, 2006) Production Designer  Less
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  • Primary photo for What I Like About YouWhat I Like About You (TV Series) Art Director ( 76 episodes, 2002–2006 )  Less 2002–2006 76
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  • Primary photo for 2006 Independent Spirit Awards2006 Independent Spirit Awards (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Sex, Power, Love & PoliticsSex, Power, Love & Politics (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Stroller WarsStroller Wars (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Listen UpListen Up (TV Series) Production Designer ( 22 episodes, 2004–2005 )  Less 2004–2005 22
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  • Primary photo for CommittedCommitted (TV Series) Production Designer ( 10 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 10
    • The Perfect Person: Part 2 (Mar 15, 2005) Production Designer (as John S. Shaffner)  Less
    • The Burger Episode (Mar 1, 2005) Production Designer (as John S. Shaffner)  Less
    • The Statue Guy Episode (Feb 22, 2005) Production Designer (as John S. Shaffner)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The 20th IFP Independent Spirit AwardsThe 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for George LopezGeorge Lopez (TV Series) Art Director ( 30 episodes, 2002–2004 )  Less 2002–2004 30
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  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual American Music AwardsThe 32nd Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for QuintupletsQuintuplets (TV Series) Production Designer ( 4 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 4
    • Teacher's Pet (Nov 10, 2004) Production Designer (as John Schaffner)  Less
    • Working It (Oct 6, 2004) Production Designer (as John Schaffner)  Less
    • Battle of the Bands (Sep 29, 2004) Production Designer (as John Schaffner)  Less
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  • Primary photo for JoeyJoey (TV Series) Art Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Pilot (Sep 9, 2004) Art Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Sixteen to LifeSixteen to Life (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Drew Carey ShowThe Drew Carey Show (TV Series) Art Director ( 108 episodes, 1995–2003 )  Less 1995–2003 108
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  • Primary photo for The Man ShowThe Man Show (TV Series) Production Designer ( 54 episodes, 1999–2003 )  Less 1999–2003 54
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  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Art Director ( 77 episodes, 1994–2002 ) , Production Designer ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 1994–2003 78
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  • Primary photo for A.U.S.A.A.U.S.A. (TV Series) Production Designer ( 8 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 8
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  • Primary photo for Wanda at LargeWanda at Large (TV Series) Production Designer  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual American Music AwardsThe 31st Annual American Music Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Dharma & GregDharma & Greg (TV Series) Production Designer ( 119 episodes, 1997–2002 )  Less 1997–2002 119
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  • Primary photo for NikkiNikki (TV Series) Art Director ( 40 episodes, 2000–2002 )  Less 2000–2002 40
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  • Primary photo for Inside SchwartzInside Schwartz (TV Series) Production Designer ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 13
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  • Primary photo for Copperfield: Tornado of FireCopperfield: Tornado of Fire (TV Special) Production Designer (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Three SistersThree Sisters (TV Series) Production Designer ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Pilot (Jan 9, 2001) Production Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for Life with David JLife with David J (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for TikivilleTikiville (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Arista Records' 25th Anniversary CelebrationArista Records' 25th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Odd Man OutOdd Man Out (TV Series) Art Director ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Work with MeWork with Me (TV Series) Production Designer  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day TelethonJerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon (TV Series) Production Designer ( 2 episodes, 1998–1999 )  Less 1998–1999 2
    • 1999 (Sep 5, 1999) Production Designer  Less
    • 1998 (Sep 6, 1998) Production Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for The Norm ShowThe Norm Show (TV Series) Art Director ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for JesseJesse (TV Series) Art Director ( 17 episodes, 1998–1999 )  Less 1998–1999 17
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  • Primary photo for Celebrate the Soul of American MusicCelebrate the Soul of American Music (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Destination StardomDestination Stardom (TV Series) Production Designer  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for The Brian Benben ShowThe Brian Benben Show (TV Series) Art Director ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Pilot (Sep 22, 1998) Art Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The HughleysThe Hughleys (TV Series) Production Designer ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Pilot (Sep 22, 1998) Production Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for Veronica's ClosetVeronica's Closet (TV Series) Art Director ( 18 episodes, 1997–1998 )  Less 1997–1998 18
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  • Primary photo for The CloserThe Closer (TV Series) Art Director ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for Alright AlreadyAlright Already (TV Series) Production Designer ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Chicago SonsChicago Sons (TV Series) Production Designer ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Life with RogerLife with Roger (TV Series) Production Designer  Less 1996–1997
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for PartnersPartners (TV Series) Production Designer ( 22 episodes, 1995–1996 )  Less 1995–1996 22
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  • Primary photo for 'Doctor Zhivago': The Making of a Russian Epic'Doctor Zhivago': The Making of a Russian Epic (TV Special) Art Director (Los Angeles) (as John Shafner)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Jerry Lewis Stars Across AmericaJerry Lewis Stars Across America (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Best of Comedy LiveBest of Comedy Live (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield XVI: Unexplained ForcesThe Magic of David Copperfield XVI: Unexplained Forces (TV Special) Production Designer (as John Schaffner)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for David Copperfield: 15 Years of MagicDavid Copperfield: 15 Years of Magic (TV Special) Production Designer (as John Schaffner)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Growing Up FunnyGrowing Up Funny (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for TV Guide: 40th Anniversary SpecialTV Guide: 40th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Art Director (as John Schaffner)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield XV: Fires of PassionThe Magic of David Copperfield XV: Fires of Passion (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The 1992 Billboard Music AwardsThe 1992 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield XIV: Flying - Live the DreamThe Magic of David Copperfield XIV: Flying - Live the Dream (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient ExpressThe Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient Express (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Fantasy ParkFantasy Park (TV Movie) Art Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield XII: The Niagara Falls ChallengeThe Magic of David Copperfield XII: The Niagara Falls Challenge (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for It'z FritzIt'z Fritz (TV Series) Production Designer  Less 1988–1990
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield XI: The Explosive EncounterThe Magic of David Copperfield XI: The Explosive Encounter (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield 10: The Bermuda TriangleThe Magic of David Copperfield 10: The Bermuda Triangle (TV Special) Production Designer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Secret Identity of Jack the RipperThe Secret Identity of Jack the Ripper (TV Movie) Production Designer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield IX: The Escape from AlcatrazThe Magic of David Copperfield IX: The Escape from Alcatraz (TV Special) Production Designer (as John Schaffner)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Art Director ( 2 episodes, 1986–1987 )  Less 1986–1987 2
  • Primary photo for 19th Annual NAACP Image Awards19th Annual NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Art Director  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for A Magic Kingdom Yuletide SpecialA Magic Kingdom Yuletide Special (TV Movie) Art Director  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Star SearchStar Search (TV Series) Art Director ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Lathe of HeavenThe Lathe of Heaven (TV Movie) Set Decorator  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for 3 by Cheever3 by Cheever (TV Mini-series) Set Decorator ( 1 episode, 1979 ) , Art Department ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 2
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