Biography

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Michael Pressman (born July 1, 1950 in New York City, New York) is an American director and producer of film and television.

Some of the films he has directed are The Great Texas Dynamite Chase (1976), Doctor Detroit (1983), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991), To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday (1996).

For television, he has directed episodes of Picket Fences, The Practice, The Graudian, Boston Legal, The Closer, Law & Order, Weeds, Grey's Anatomy and other series.

He is an alumni of Camp Rising Sun and studied filmmaking at the California Institute of the Arts.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Michael Pressman (born July 1, 1950 in New York City, New York) is an American director and producer of film and television.

Some of the films he has directed are The Great Texas Dynamite Chase (1976), Doctor Detroit (1983), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991), To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday (1996).

For television, he has directed episodes of Picket Fences, The Practice, The Graudian, Boston Legal, The Closer, Law & Order, Weeds, Grey's Anatomy and other series.

He is an alumni of Camp Rising Sun and studied filmmaking at the California Institute of the Arts.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 52

Birthday 1950-07-01

Place of Birth New York City - New York - USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2015 Chicago Med (2 episodes)Director
2014 Star-Crossed (1 episode)Director
2012 Elementary (3 episodes)Director
2011 Unforgettable (1 episode)Director
2010 Blue Bloods (7 episodes)Director
2008 Life on Mars (1 episode)Director
2008 In Treatment (1 episode)Director
2008 Cashmere Mafia (1 episode)Director
2007 Private Practice (1 episode)Director
2007 Damages (1 episode)Director
2006 Kidnapped (1 episode)Director
2005 Weeds (2 episodes)Director
2005 The Closer (2 episodes)Director
2005 Grey's Anatomy (3 episodes)Director
2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury (1 episode)Director
2004 Boston Legal (1 episode)Director
2003 Frankie and Johnny Are Married Director
2001 The Guardian (4 episodes)Director
2000 The $treet (1 episode)Director
2000 Boston Public (1 episode)Director
1999 A Season for Miracles Director
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (5 episodes)Director
1998 Saint Maybe Director
1998 To Have & to Hold (1 episode)Director
1997 The Practice (2 episodes)Director
1996 To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday Director
1994 Chicago Hope (5 episodes)Director
1992 Quicksand: No Escape Director
1991 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze Director
1990 Law & Order (8 episodes)Director
1990 Joshua's Heart Director
1989 Incident at Dark River Director
1989 The Revenge of Al Capone Director
1989 Man Against the Mob: The Chinatown Murders Director
1988 Shootdown Director
1988 To Heal a Nation Director
1987 Haunted by Her Past Director
1986 The Christmas Gift Director
1985 Final Jeopardy Director
1985 And the Children Shall Lead Director
1983 Doctor Detroit Director
1982 Some Kind of Hero Director
1980 Those Lips, Those Eyes Director
1979 Boulevard Nights Director
1977 The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training Director
1976 The Great Texas Dynamite Chase Director
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (2 episodes)Director

Acting

The Sound Sleeper as Passenger at Airport
2016 Detours as Tom McKinnon
2003 Frankie and Johnny Are Married as Michael Pressman
1991 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Behind The Shells as Himself
1991 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze as News Manager
1989 The Revenge of Al Capone as Agent

Production

2008 Cashmere Mafia (7 episodes)Producer
2003 The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire (8 episodes)Producer
2001 The Guardian (67 episodes)Producer
1999 Lake Placid Producer
1994 Chicago Hope (141 episodes)Producer

Camera

The Sound Sleeper Still Photographer

Writing

2003 Frankie and Johnny Are Married Writer

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