Biography

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Don Weis (May 13, 1922 - July 26, 2000) was an American film and television director.

Weis was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Southern California where he studied film. During World War II, Weis served in the Air Force as a film technician. After the war, he began working at MGM directing such films as Bannerline (1951), Just This Once (1952), You for Me (1952) and The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953).

Weis began directing for television in 1954 and worked on such series as M*A*S*H, Ironside, It Takes a Thief, Twilight Zone, Happy Days, Starsky and Hutch, CHiPs, The Courtship of Eddie's Father, and Hawaii Five-O among others.

Weis won two Directors Guild of America Awards for television direction in 1956 and again in 1958.

Weis died in Santa Fe, New Mexico at 78 years of age.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Don Weis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Don Weis (May 13, 1922 - July 26, 2000) was an American film and television director.

Weis was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Southern California where he studied film. During World War II, Weis served in the Air Force as a film technician. After the war, he began working at MGM directing such films as Bannerline (1951), Just This Once (1952), You for Me (1952) and The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953).

Weis began directing for television in 1954 and worked on such series as M*A*S*H, Ironside, It Takes a Thief, Twilight Zone, Happy Days, Starsky and Hutch, CHiPs, The Courtship of Eddie's Father, and Hawaii Five-O among others.

Weis won two Directors Guild of America Awards for television direction in 1956 and again in 1958.

Weis died in Santa Fe, New Mexico at 78 years of age.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Don Weis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 99

Birthday 1922-05-13

Day of Death 2000-07-26

Place of Birth Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1989 Brand New Life (1 episode)Director
1988 Murphy's Law (3 episodes)Director
1988 Freddy's Nightmares (1 episode)Director
1986 The Wizard (1 episode)Director
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)Director
1985 Eye to Eye (1 episode)Director
1984 Crazy like a Fox (1 episode)Director
1984 Partners in Crime (2 episodes)Director
1984 Cover Up (1 episode)Director
1983 Lottery! (1 episode)Director
1982 Remington Steele (18 episodes)Director
1982 Matt Houston (1 episode)Director
1982 Bring 'Em Back Alive (2 episodes)Director
1982 Cagney & Lacey (1 episode)Director
1982 T. J. Hooker (1 episode)Director
1981 Back to the Planet of the Apes Director
1981 Simon & Simon (1 episode)Director
1981 Code Red (2 episodes)Director
1981 Hill Street Blues (4 episodes)Director
1981 The Munsters' Revenge Director
1980 Flamingo Road (3 episodes)Director
1980 The Six O'Clock Follies (2 episodes)Director
1980 Beyond Westworld (1 episode)Director
1979 Delta House (1 episode)Director
1978 Zero to Sixty Director
1977 The Love Boat (6 episodes)Director
1977 The San Pedro Beach Bums (1 episode)Director
1977 CHiPs (9 episodes)Director
1977 Fantasy Island (2 episodes)Director
1976 Charlie's Angels (1 episode)Director
1976 Spencer's Pilots (1 episode)Director
1975 Bronk (1 episode)Director
1975 Starsky & Hutch (11 episodes)Director
1975 Barbary Coast (2 episodes)Director
1975 S.W.A.T. (1 episode)Director
1975 Baretta (1 episode)Director
1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (4 episodes)Director
1974 Planet of the Apes (2 episodes)Director
1974 Firehouse (1 episode)Director
1974 Petrocelli (1 episode)Director
1974 Happy Days (1 episode)Director
1973 The Magician (1 episode)Director
1972 M*A*S*H (16 episodes)Director
1970 The Immortal (2 episodes)Director
1969 The Courtship of Eddie's Father (2 episodes)Director
1968 Hawaii Five-O (12 episodes)Director
1968 Did You Hear the One About the Traveling Saleslady? Director
1967 Mannix (1 episode)Director
1967 The Danny Thomas Hour (1 episode)Director
1967 The King's Pirate Director
1967 Ironside (34 episodes)Director
1967 The Longest Hundred Miles Director
1966 The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini Director
1966 Batman (4 episodes)Director
1965 Billie Director
1964 Pajama Party Director
1964 The Munsters (1 episode)Director
1964 Looking for Love Director
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (2 episodes)Director
1963 Burke's Law (13 episodes)Director
1963 The Patty Duke Show (9 episodes)Director
1963 Vacation Playhouse (1 episode)Director
1963 Critic's Choice Director
1962 The Virginian (1 episode)Director
1961 Alcoa Premiere (1 episode)Director
1961 The New Bob Cummings Show (5 episodes)Director
1961 The Dick Van Dyke Show (1 episode)Director
1961 87th Precinct (5 episodes)Director
1960 The Andy Griffith Show (9 episodes)Director
1960 Checkmate (4 episodes)Director
1959 The Detectives (1 episode)Director
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)Director
1959 The Dennis O'Keefe Show (3 episodes)Director
1959 The Troubleshooters (1 episode)Director
1959 The Gene Krupa Story Director
1957 Perry Mason (1 episode)Director
1957 M Squad (2 episodes)Director
1957 The Thin Man (5 episodes)Director
1957 Mr. Adams and Eve (1 episode)Director
1956 Ride The High Iron Director
1956 General Electric Summer Originals (1 episode)Director
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (1 episode)Director
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (5 episodes)Director
1955 The Jane Wyman Show (2 episodes)Director
1954 The Adventures of Hajji Baba Director
1954 Studio 57 (2 episodes)Director
1954 Dear Phoebe (2 episodes)Director
1953 The Affairs of Dobie Gillis Director
1953 A Slight Case of Larceny Director
1953 Remains to Be Seen Director
1953 Half a Hero Director
1953 I Love Melvin Director
1953 General Electric Theater (3 episodes)Director
1952 You for Me Director
1952 Just This Once Director
1951 It's a Big Country Director
1951 Bannerline Director
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (4 episodes)Director
1951 The Prowler Script Supervisor

Writing

1952 You for Me Writer

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