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Don Taylor (I) (1920–1998)

Director | Actor | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
Damien: Omen II (1978) | Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) | The Final Countdown (1980)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Cpl. Don Taylor
BORN 
Dec 13, 1920 (died Dec 29, 1998)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Past Film & Video (41 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (104 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Diamond TrapThe Diamond Trap (TV Movie) Director  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Ghost of a ChanceGhost of a Chance (TV Movie) Director  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Classified LoveClassified Love (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson StoryGoing for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (TV Movie) Director  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Secret WeaponsSecret Weapons (TV Movie) Director  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for My Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol FlynnMy Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol Flynn (TV Movie) Director, Writer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for He's Not Your SonHe's Not Your Son (TV Movie) Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for September GunSeptember Gun (TV Movie) Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Ghost DancingGhost Dancing (TV Movie) Director  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Listen to Your HeartListen to Your Heart (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Drop-Out FatherDrop-Out Father (TV Movie) Director  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Red Flag: The Ultimate GameRed Flag: The Ultimate Game (TV Movie) Director  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Broken PromiseBroken Promise (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Promise of LoveThe Promise of Love (TV Movie) Director  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The GiftThe Gift (TV Movie) Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for A Circle of ChildrenA Circle of Children (TV Movie) Director  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Hemingway PlayThe Hemingway Play (TV Movie) Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Mobile OneMobile One (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 3
  • Primary photo for PetrocelliPetrocelli (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Honky TonkHonky Tonk (TV Movie) Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Night GamesNight Games (TV Movie) Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The ManhunterThe Manhunter (TV Movie) Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1971–1972)  Less 1971–1972 2
  • Primary photo for The Bold Ones: The New DoctorsThe Bold Ones: The New Doctors (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Heat of AngerHeat of Anger (TV Movie) Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Night GalleryNight Gallery (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971 2
  • Primary photo for The Mod SquadThe Mod Squad (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Wild WomenWild Women (TV Movie) Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for It Takes a ThiefIt Takes a Thief (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Confessions of Marian EvansThe Confessions of Marian Evans (TV Movie) Director  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Something for a Lonely ManSomething for a Lonely Man (TV Movie) Director  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Big ValleyThe Big Valley (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for MannixMannix (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Flying NunThe Flying Nun (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Off to See the WizardOff to See the Wizard (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Danny Thomas HourThe Danny Thomas Hour (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1964–1967)  Less 1964–1967 3
  • Primary photo for The Tammy Grimes ShowThe Tammy Grimes Show (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 4
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  • Primary photo for Preview TonightPreview Tonight (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Horatio Alger JonesHoratio Alger Jones (TV Movie) Director  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The LonerThe Loner (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for The Wild Wild WestThe Wild Wild West (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Director (8 episodes, 1963–1965), Scubie Baker / George Hogarth (2 episodes, 1964), Writer (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963–1965 9
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  • Primary photo for The RoguesThe Rogues (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for Inger Stevens in SwedenInger Stevens in Sweden (TV Movie) Television Director  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Farmer's DaughterThe Farmer's Daughter (TV Series) Director (14 episodes, 1963–1964)  Less 1963–1964 14
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  • Primary photo for The LieutenantThe Lieutenant (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Alert! (Dec 14, 1963) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The Travels of Jaimie McPheetersThe Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Lloyd Bridges ShowThe Lloyd Bridges Show (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 3
  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1962–1963)  Less 1962–1963 4
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  • Primary photo for Ensign O'TooleEnsign O'Toole (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 2
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Writer  Less 1950–1963
  • Primary photo for Rockabye the InfantryRockabye the Infantry (TV Short) Director  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962 2
  • Primary photo for Octavius and MeOctavius and Me (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The New BreedThe New Breed (TV Series) Fred Kingman (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for CheckmateCheckmate (TV Series) Director (6 episodes, 1961–1962), Chip Damion (1 episode, 1962), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1961–1962 7
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  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for 87th Precinct87th Precinct (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962 2
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Follow the SunFollow the Sun (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The HathawaysThe Hathaways (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1961), Yankee (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 5
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  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show with June AllysonThe DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 1959–1961)  Less 1959–1961 5
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  • Primary photo for The RiflemanThe Rifleman (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1959–1961)  Less 1959–1961 4
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  • Primary photo for The Best of the PostThe Best of the Post (TV Series) John Blagden (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Hong KongHong Kong (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Full Speed for AnywhereFull Speed for Anywhere (TV Movie) Director  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Johnny RingoJohnny Ringo (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1960 3
  • Primary photo for Alcoa TheatreAlcoa Theatre (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1959–1960), Roger Gifford (1 episode, 1960), Writer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1959–1960 2
  • Primary photo for M SquadM Squad (TV Series) Director (9 episodes, 1958–1960)  Less 1958–1960 9
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  • Primary photo for Dennis the MenaceDennis the Menace (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1960 4
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  • Primary photo for Goodyear TheatreGoodyear Theatre (TV Series) Director  Less 1957–1960
  • Primary photo for TightropeTightrope (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Have Gun - Will TravelHave Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959 2
  • Primary photo for Hotel de PareeHotel de Paree (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Peck's Bad GirlPeck's Bad Girl (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Director (7 episodes, 1957–1959), Prof. Donald Mason (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957–1959 8
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  • Primary photo for Bachelor FatherBachelor Father (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1958–1959)  Less 1958–1959 4
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  • Primary photo for Steve CanyonSteve Canyon (TV Series) Director (10 episodes, 1958–1959)  Less 1958–1959 10
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  • Primary photo for The David Niven ShowThe David Niven Show (TV Series) Steve (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for BuckskinBuckskin (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Timothy Colt / Julian Coates / John Appleby (3 episodes, 1955–1958)  Less 1955–1958 3
  • Primary photo for Telephone TimeTelephone Time (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1957–1958), Sam Houston (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957–1958 4
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  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Bob Farrell (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Max Swanson / Pete / Sergeant Ben Destry / Tom Weldon / Dr. Soames (7 episodes, 1954–1958)  Less 1954–1958 7
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  • Primary photo for Hey, Jeannie!Hey, Jeannie! (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957 2
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads (TV Series) Rev. Henry Schwan / Father Felix (2 episodes, 1955–1956)  Less 1955–1956 2
  • Primary photo for Ride the High IronRide the High Iron (TV Movie) Sgt. Hugo Danielchik  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Chevron Hall of StarsChevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) Richard Diamond / Thomas (4 episodes, 1956), Director (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 6
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  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Barkley / Jim Emerson / Roger (3 episodes, 1955–1956)  Less 1955–1956 3
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of AmericaCavalcade of America (TV Series) Bob Lawrence (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Celebrity PlayhouseCelebrity Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Appointment with AdventureAppointment with Adventure (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Front Row CenterFront Row Center (TV Series) Larry Whittaker (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Star StageStar Stage (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Stage 7Stage 7 (TV Series) Arnold Spears (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Dennis (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Mark Pine (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Mac Rawlings (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Medallion TheatreMedallion Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The Barbara Stanwyck ShowThe Barbara Stanwyck Show (TV Series) Director  Less 1960– 
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Behind the Planet of the ApesBehind the Planet of the Apes (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Last BombThe Last Bomb (Short) Gunner  Less 1945
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Omen LegacyThe Omen Legacy (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (TV Movie) Actor 'Winged Victory' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The World of HammerThe World of Hammer (TV Series) Robin Hood (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
    • Hammer (Oct 28, 1994) Robin Hood (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment! IIIThat's Entertainment! III Performer in Clip from 'Boom Town' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1994 $2.5MM $275K
  • Primary photo for Falcon CrestFalcon Crest (TV Series) Angela's Doctor (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
    • Desperation (May 15, 1987) Angela's Doctor (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer StoryThe Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Story Self (archive footage)  Less 1951

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