Biography

Gil Grant was born in Tucson, Arizona. After graduating from Rincon High School, he attended the University of Arizona while working full time at KVOA-TV as a camera operator, eventually directing the evening news. He graduated from the U of A with a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing. Landing a job at KPNX-TV in Phoenix (then KTAR), he wrote and directed commercials during the day, while writing screenplays at night. His break came when he sold a script to a new NBC sitcom, OPERATION PETTICOAT. Based on a Cary Grant, Tony Curtis film about a pink submarine in World War II, the series starred John Astin, as well an 18 year old Jamie Lee Curtis, in one of her first roles.

Gil Grant was born in Tucson, Arizona. After graduating from Rincon High School, he attended the University of Arizona while working full time at KVOA-TV as a camera operator, eventually directing the evening news. He graduated from the U of A with a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing. Landing a job at KPNX-TV in Phoenix (then KTAR), he wrote and directed commercials during the day, while writing screenplays at night. His break came when he sold a script to a new NBC sitcom, OPERATION PETTICOAT. Based on a Cary Grant, Tony Curtis film about a pink submarine in World War II, the series starred John Astin, as well an 18 year old Jamie Lee Curtis, in one of her first roles.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 17

Birthday -

Place of Birth Tucson - Arizona - USA

Official Site http://www.gilgrant.com/

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2011 XIII: The Series (1 episode)Writer
2009 NCIS: Los Angeles (6 episodes)Writer
2007 Army Wives (1 episode)Writer
2005 Painkiller Jane (2 episodes)Writer
2003 NCIS (1 episode)Teleplay (4 episodes)Writer
2001 24 (4 episodes)Writer
2001 Tracker (3 episodes)Writer
2001 Mutant X (1 episode)Writer
1999 Relic Hunter (1 episode)Writer
1996 The Cape (1 episode)Writer
1992 Covington Cross (2 episodes)Writer
1990 Hull High (2 episodes)Writer
1987 The Oldest Rookie (1 episode)Writer
1986 My Town Writer
1977 Eight Is Enough (3 episodes)Writer
1977 The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries (2 episodes)Writer

Creator

2005 Painkiller Jane Creator
2001 Tracker Creator
1999 Relic Hunter Creator
1994 McKenna Creator
1992 Covington Cross Creator
1990 Hull High Creator
1987 The Oldest Rookie Creator

Production

1996 The Cape (22 episodes)Producer
1992 Covington Cross (13 episodes)Producer
1987 The Oldest Rookie (14 episodes)Producer

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