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L. David Syms-Greene (February 22, 1921 – April 7, 2003), born Lucius David Syms Brian Lederman, was a British television director from Manchester, England, who emigrated to Toronto, Canada in 1953, where he trained in television production with the CBC, and then moved on to Hollywood, California.

Greene's career began as a stage actor and director in England in 1948. In 1950 he appeared in the film, The Wooden Horse. In Hollywood, Greene became best known for his television series and television film productions.

He died aged 82 on April 7, 2003 of pancreatic cancer, in Ojai, California.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

L. David Syms-Greene (February 22, 1921 – April 7, 2003), born Lucius David Syms Brian Lederman, was a British television director from Manchester, England, who emigrated to Toronto, Canada in 1953, where he trained in television production with the CBC, and then moved on to Hollywood, California.

Greene's career began as a stage actor and director in England in 1948. In 1950 he appeared in the film, The Wooden Horse. In Hollywood, Greene became best known for his television series and television film productions.

He died aged 82 on April 7, 2003 of pancreatic cancer, in Ojai, California.

Description above from the Wikipedia article David Greene (director), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia​

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 68

Birthday 1921-02-22

Day of Death 2003-04-07

Place of Birth Manchester, England, UK

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1998 The Girl Next Door Director
1997 Bella Mafia Director
1997 Family of Cops II - Breach of Faith Director
1996 A Season in Purgatory Director
1996 Princess in Love Director
1995 Children of the Dust (2 episodes)Director
1994 Beyond Obsession Director
1992 Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story Director
1992 Honor Thy Mother Director
1991 In a Stranger's Hand Director
1991 Night of the Hunter Director
1991 What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Director
1989 The Penthouse Director
1989 Small Sacrifices Director
1988 Liberace: Behind the Music Director
1988 Inherit the Wind Director
1987 After the Promise Director
1987 The Betty Ford Story Director
1986 Miles to Go… Director
1986 Circle of Violence: A Family Drama Director
1986 Triplecross Director
1986 Vanishing Act Director
1985 This Child Is Mine Director
1985 Guilty Conscience Director
1984 Fatal Vision (2 episodes)Director
1984 Sweet Revenge Director
1984 The Guardian Director
1983 Prototype Director
1982 Take Your Best Shot Director
1982 Rehearsal for Murder Director
1982 World War III (2 episodes)Director
1981 Hard Country Director
1979 A Vacation in Hell Director
1979 Friendly Fire Director
1978 Gray Lady Down Director
1977 The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald Director
1976 Rich Man, Poor Man (12 episodes)Director
1975 Ellery Queen (3 episodes)Director
1975 The Count of Monte-Cristo Director
1973 Godspell: A Musical Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew Director
1972 Madame Sin Director
1971 The Persuaders! (1 episode)Director
1970 I Start Counting Director
1970 The People Next Door Director
1968 The Strange Affair Director
1968 Sebastian Director
1967 The Shuttered Room Director
1967 Coronet Blue (5 episodes)Director
1966 CBS Playhouse (1 episode)Director
1965 For the People (1 episode)Director
1963 Espionage (5 episodes)Director
1962 The Saint (1 episode)Director
1962 Man of the World (2 episodes)Director
1961 Sir Francis Drake (7 episodes)Director
1961 The Defenders (12 episodes)Director
1959 Five Fingers (1 episode)Director
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)Director
1958 Pursuit (3 episodes)Director
1958 Shirley Temple's Storybook (1 episode)Director
1957 Suspicion (2 episodes)Director
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)Director
1952 Omnibus (1 episode)Director
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)Director
1948 Studio One (6 episodes)Director

Acting

1951 The Dark Light as Johnny
1950 The Wooden Horse as Nick Bennett
1950 Let's Have a Murder as Professor Ralph Witkoff
1948 The Small Voice as Jim

Production

1981 Hard Country Producer
1970 I Start Counting Producer

Writing

1973 Godspell: A Musical Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew Screenplay
1963 Espionage (2 episodes)Writer

Creator

1995 Children of the Dust Creator

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