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Jack Smight (March 9, 1925 - September 1, 2003) was an American theatre and film director. Smight was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and went to school with future actor Peter Graves. His film credits include The Traveling Executioner, Rabbit, Run, Loving Couples, Midway, Harper, Airport 1975, Damnation Alley and the Emmy Award-winning Eddie, as well as many episodes of television series such as The Twilight Zone and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour. He also directed the 1960 Broadway play The 49th Cousin and composed the music for the film adaption of Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry. Smight died from cancer in Los Angeles, California. He was 78.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jack Smight (March 9, 1925 - September 1, 2003) was an American theatre and film director. Smight was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and went to school with future actor Peter Graves. His film credits include The Traveling Executioner, Rabbit, Run, Loving Couples, Midway, Harper, Airport 1975, Damnation Alley and the Emmy Award-winning Eddie, as well as many episodes of television series such as The Twilight Zone and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour. He also directed the 1960 Broadway play The 49th Cousin and composed the music for the film adaption of Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry. Smight died from cancer in Los Angeles, California. He was 78.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 45

Birthday 1925-03-09

Day of Death 2003-09-01

Place of Birth Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

Miles Davis: The Cool Jazz SoundDirector
1989 The FavoriteDirector
1987 Number One with a BulletDirector
1985 Dalton's Code of Vengeance(2 episodes)Director
1982 Remembrance Of LoveDirector
1980 Loving CouplesDirector
1979 Fast BreakDirector
1977 Damnation AlleyDirector
1976 MidwayDirector
1974 Airport 1975Director
1973 Legend in GraniteDirector
1973 Frankenstein: The True StoryDirector
1973 LindaDirector
1973 Double IndemnityDirector
1972 Madigan(2 episodes)Director
1972 The Longest NightDirector
1972 The Screaming WomanDirector
1971 Columbo(1 episode)Director
1970 Rabbit, RunDirector
1970 McCloud(2 episodes)Director
1970 The Traveling ExecutionerDirector
1969 The Illustrated ManDirector
1968 No Way to Treat a LadyDirector
1968 The Secret War of Harry FriggDirector
1966 KaleidoscopeDirector
1966 HarperDirector
1965 The Third DayDirector
1964 I'd Rather Be RichDirector
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre(3 episodes)Director
1963 East Side/West Side(2 episodes)Director
1963 Arrest and Trial(9 episodes)Director
1962 The Eleventh Hour(2 episodes)Director
1961 Dr. Kildare(1 episode)Director
1961 The Defenders(2 episodes)Director
1960 Route 66(3 episodes)Director
1959 The Twilight Zone(4 episodes)Director
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson(1 episode)Director
1958 Naked City(1 episode)Director
1957 Alcoa Theatre(1 episode)Director
1957 Suspicion(2 episodes)Director
1954 Climax!(1 episode)Director
1951 Goodyear Television Playhouse(2 episodes)Director
1948 Westinghouse Studio One(4 episodes)Director
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse(2 episodes)Director

Production

1970 The Traveling ExecutionerProducer
1965 The Third DayProducer

Acting

1969 Tattooed Steiger

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