Michael Gleason

Acclaimed television producer, Michael Gleason, got his start in TV as a writer in 1962, on the western series "Rawhide. " He built his reputation in short order, scripting episodes for westerns dramas like "Laramie" ... Read more »

Filmography

Producer (22)

10 Things 1994 - 1995, 2002 - 2003, 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Producer

Diagnosis Murder 1994 - 2000, 2002 - 2003, 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Michael Essany Show 1994 - 1995, 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Associate Producer

Rewrite For Murder 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Murphy's Law 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Remington Steele 1982 - 1987 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Oregon Trail 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

McCloud 1970 - 1977 (TV Show)

Producer

Rich Man, Poor Man: Book II 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Oregon Trail 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Producer

Fools, Females and Fun: I've Gotta Be Me 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Producer

Fools, Females and Fun: What About That One? 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Producer

Force Five 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Producer

Sons and Daughters 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Producer

Paris 7000 1969 - 1970 (TV Show)

Producer

Carly's Web (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Harrison: Cry of the City (TV Show)

Executive Producer

MacShayne: Winner Takes All (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Sporting Chance (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Shamrock Conspiracy (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Six-Million-Dollar Man (TV Show)

Producer
Writer (16)

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman 1994 - 1997, 2002 - 2003, 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Writer

Martial Law 1994 - 2000, 2002 - 2003, 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Writer

Police Academy: The Series 1994 - 1998, 2002 - 2003, 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Writer

She Spies 1994 - 2000, 2002 - 2004, 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Writer

Murder 101: College Can Be Murder 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Writer

Charmed 2000, 2002 (Tv Show)

Writer

The Burning Zone 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Writer

Robin's Hoods 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Writer

Sword of Justice 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Creator

Fast Charlie - The Moonbeam Rider 1977 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Oregon Trail 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Screenplay

Sara 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

The Big Valley 1965 - 1969 (TV Show)

Writer

My Favorite Martian 1963 - 1966 (TV Show)

Writer

The Gossip Columnist (TV Show)

Screenplay

Yesterday's Child (TV Show)

Screenplay

Biography

Acclaimed television producer, Michael Gleason, got his start in TV as a writer in 1962, on the western series "Rawhide. " He built his reputation in short order, scripting episodes for westerns dramas like "Laramie" and "Big Valley." By 1965, he had become a staff writer on "Peyton Place," the original prime time soap opera. Gleason went on to pen a total of 36 episodes of the hit show from the mid to late 1960s. He then wrote and produced the crime drama series " McCloud," which earned him an Emmy nod for Outstanding Limited Series. In 1982, he developed a more popular crime drama, "Remington Steele," which featured a pre-James Bond Pierce Brosnan. The adventure series, on which Gleason served as writer and producer, ran from 1982 to 1987. After the show wrapped, Gleason's TV work become more sporadic, though he penned episodes of the Dick Van Dyke medical drama, "Diagnosis Murder," a series on which he also served as executive producer. After penning a string of made-for-TV movies, and episodes of " Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman," "Charmed," "She Spies," Gleason eased in retirement in the late 2000s.

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