Biography

Robert Scheerer is an American film and television director, actor and producer.

His most notable work includes directing Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Voyager. He has received three Emmy Award nominations for directing Fame. He received an Emmy Award for Best Director in 1964 for The Danny Kaye Show. He made his Broadway debut in the musical Lend an Ear in 1948, appearing with Carol Channing, Gene Nelson, and won a Theatre World Award for his performance for outstanding debut. He also appeared as a dancer in the 1943 film Mister Big and many other films with the tap group "The Jivin' Jacks and Jills". Scheerer directed the 1980 crime-comedy film How to Beat the High Cost of Living, which starred Jessica Lange, Jane Curtin and Susan Saint James.

He is currently retired and living in Valley Village, California.

Robert Scheerer is an American film and television director, actor and producer.

His most notable work includes directing Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Voyager. He has received three Emmy Award nominations for directing Fame. He received an Emmy Award for Best Director in 1964 for The Danny Kaye Show. He made his Broadway debut in the musical Lend an Ear in 1948, appearing with Carol Channing, Gene Nelson, and won a Theatre World Award for his performance for outstanding debut. He also appeared as a dancer in the 1943 film Mister Big and many other films with the tap group "The Jivin' Jacks and Jills". Scheerer directed the 1980 crime-comedy film How to Beat the High Cost of Living, which starred Jessica Lange, Jane Curtin and Susan Saint James.

He is currently retired and living in Valley Village, California.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1929-12-28

Place of Birth Santa Barbara, California, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1995 Star Trek: Voyager (2 episodes)Director
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1 episode)Director
1988 Paradise (5 episodes)Director
1988 Aaron's Way (6 episodes)Director
1988 The Absent-Minded Professor Director
1987 Father Dowling Mysteries (2 episodes)Director
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (11 episodes)Director
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode)Director
1986 Our House (6 episodes)Director
1986 Tough Cookies (1 episode)Director
1986 Matlock (17 episodes)Director
1985 The Colbys (6 episodes)Director
1984 Glitter (1 episode)Director
1983 Boone (1 episode)Director
1983 Hotel (3 episodes)Director
1982 Fame (18 episodes)Director
1981 Falcon Crest (2 episodes)Director
1981 Dynasty (8 episodes)Director
1980 How to Beat the High Co$t of Living Director
1979 Knots Landing (1 episode)Director
1978 Happily Ever After Director
1977 Ants Director
1977 The Love Boat (23 episodes)Director
1975 Kate McShane (3 episodes)Director
1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1 episode)Director
1974 Lucas Tanner (1 episode)Director
1974 Petrocelli (1 episode)Director
1973 Police Story (1 episode)Director
1973 The Girl with Something Extra (1 episode)Director
1973 Hawkins (1 episode)Director
1973 Poor Devil Director
1973 The World's Greatest Athlete Director
1970 Adam at Six A.M. Director
1969 Hans Brinker Director
1969 Arsenic and Old Lace Director
1968 Hawaii Five-O (1 episode)Director
1968 A Happening in Central Park Director
1967 Good Morning, World (1 episode)Director
1967 Ironside (1 episode)Director
1964 Gilligan's Island (1 episode)Director

Production

1973 The American Film Institute Salute to ... (37 episodes)Producer
1969 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (45 episodes)Producer
1968 A Happening in Central Park Producer
1967 Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music + Ella + Jobim Producer
1963 The Danny Kaye Show (11 episodes)Producer

Acting

1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (1 episode)
1943 Top Man as Dancer
1943 Mister Big as Bobby (as Bobby Scheerer)
1943 How's About It as Bobby (as Bobby Scheerer)

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