Bruce Bilson

Director Bruce Bilson was born the son of screenwriter, producer, and director George Bilson. The family business continues: Bilson's son Danny also has credits as a writer, director, and producer, and his granddaughter ... Read more »
Born: 05/19/1928

Filmography

Director (57)

Alice 1970 - 1971, 1974 - 1986, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Aloha Paradise 1970 - 1971, 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Barefoot in The Park 1970 - 1971, 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Barney Miller 1970 - 1971, 1974 - 1986, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Camp Runamuck 1963 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Deadly Games 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Get Smart 1963 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Gidget 1964 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Hawaii Five-O 1963 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Hotel 1969 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Hunter 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Just Our Luck 1970 - 1971, 1974 - 1986, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Knight Rider 1970 - 1971, 1974 - 1986, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Love Boat: The Next Wave 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Love, American Style 1963 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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M*A*S*H 1964 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Nanny and the Professor 1969 - 1972, 1974 - 1986, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Private Benjamin 1970 - 1971, 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Quark 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Brady Bunch 1963 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Fall Guy 1963 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Ghost and Mrs. Muir 1963 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo 1963 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Patty Duke Show 1963 - 1972, 1974 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Powers of Matthew Star 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Renegades 1970 - 1971, 1974 - 1986, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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The Twilight Zone 1963 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Wonder Woman 1975 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1999 (Tv Show)

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Almost Home 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1992 - 1995, 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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B.J. and the Bear 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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Finder of Lost Loves 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1992 - 1995, 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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Harper Valley PTA 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1994 - 1995, 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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One West Waikiki 1975 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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S.W.A.T. 1975 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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The Bad News Bears 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1992 - 1995, 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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The Bradys 1975 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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The Sentinel 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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Touched By an Angel 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981, 1984 - 1985, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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Viper 1975 - 1982, 1984 - 1985, 1989 - 1990, 1992 - 1998 (Tv Show)

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The Love Boat: The Christmas Cruise 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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Chattanooga Choo Choo 1984 (Movie)

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Popi 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1980 (Tv Show)

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The Halloween That Almost Wasn't 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

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B.J. and the Bear 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

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The North Avenue Irregulars 1979 (Movie)

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Duffy 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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Tabitha 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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The Banana Company 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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The Fess Parker Show 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

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Barney and Me 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

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Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (TV Show)

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Dead Man on the Run (TV Show)

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Gidget's Summer Reunion (TV Show)

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Pleasure Cove (TV Show)

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The Ghosts of Buxley Hall (TV Show)

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The Girl Who Came Gift-Wrapped (TV Show)

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Actor (1)

Conflict 1945 (Movie)

Bellboy (Actor)

Biography

Director Bruce Bilson was born the son of screenwriter, producer, and director George Bilson. The family business continues: Bilson's son Danny also has credits as a writer, director, and producer, and his granddaughter Rachel Bilson is an actress best known for her role on the popular prime time soap opera "The O.C.." Bilson began his career in the 1950s as second unit director and assistant director on various television series, including the classic drama "The Andy Griffith Show." He made the leap to director in 1965, directing episodes of popular series like the sitcoms "The Patty Duke Show" and "Gidget." From there, he went on to direct a number of high profile series including the espionage comedy "Get Smart" (for which he won an Emmy in 1968), the war comedy "Hogan's Heroes," and the sitcom "The Odd Couple." In 2005, Bilson capped his lengthy career as a director of over 100 titles, by producing a behind-the-scenes DVD series on the production of popular shows called "Journeys Below the Line." He retired in 2007.

Relationships

Rachel Bilson Actor

Granddaughter
Born Aug. 25, 1981 to Danny Bilson and Janice Stango

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