Richard Benedict

Director, Actor
Veteran television actor, director and writer Richard Benedict moved to the United States with his family when he was seven years old and had a decent career a boxer before breaking into acting. He appeared in dozens of ... Read more »
Born: 01/08/1920 in Italy

Filmography

Director (25)

Hawaii Five-O 1957 - 1983 (Tv Show)

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Night Gallery 1957 - 1973, 1975 - 1983 (Tv Show)

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Quincy, M.E. 1957 - 1973, 1975 - 1983 (Tv Show)

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Surfside 6 1957 - 1973, 1975 - 1983 (Tv Show)

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Charlie's Angels 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Code R 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Combat 1957 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Dan August 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Hawaiian Eye 1958 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1976, 1978 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Laredo 1957 - 1963, 1965 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Maverick 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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S.W.A.T. 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Doctors 1957 - 1963, 1965 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Hardy Boys Mysteries 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Invaders 1957 - 1963, 1965 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Men From Shiloh 1957 - 1963, 1965 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Nancy Drew Mysteries 1957 - 1963, 1965 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Partners 1957 - 1963, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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The Roaring Twenties 1957 - 1963, 1965 - 1973, 1975 - 1981 (Tv Show)

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Matt Helm 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1976 (Tv Show)

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Mission: Impossible 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1976 (Tv Show)

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San Francisco International Airport 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1976 (Tv Show)

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The Lawman 1958 - 1962, 1966 - 1973, 1975 - 1976 (Tv Show)

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Impasse 1969 (Movie)

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The Man From Atlantis (TV Show)

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Actor (11)

Ocean's Eleven 1960 (Movie)

"Curly" Steffens (Actor)

It! The Terror From Beyond Space 1958 (Movie)

Bob Finelli (Actor)

Beginning of the End 1957 (Movie)

Corporal Mathias (Actor)

Monkey on My Back 1957 (Movie)

Art Winch (Actor)

He Laughed Last 1956 (Movie)

Big Dan's Hood (Actor)

Act of Love 1953 (Movie)

Pete (Actor)

Jalopy 1953 (Movie)

Tony Lango (Actor)

The Juggler 1953 (Movie)

Kogan (Actor)

The Big Carnival 1951 (Movie)

Leo Minosa (Actor)

Crossfire 1947 (Movie)

Bill (Actor)

O.S.S. 1946 (Movie)

Bernay (Actor)

Biography

Veteran television actor, director and writer Richard Benedict moved to the United States with his family when he was seven years old and had a decent career a boxer before breaking into acting. He appeared in dozens of television programs and movies from the 1940s to the 1960s, most notably "Ace in the Hole," directed by Billy Wilder, and alongside Frank Sinatra in the 1960 movie "Ocean's Eleven." He had a recurring role on "The Adventures of Superman" and "Dragnet," and starred in the film "Streets of San Francisco." He appeared extensively on television, working on the shows "Gang Busters," "The Lone Ranger," "Perry Mason," "Zorro," "The Untouchables," "Ironside," and "Trapper John, M.D." In the early 1960s, Benedict turned to directing, working on such TV series as "The Fugitive," "Run For Your Life," "Mission: Impossible," "Get Smart," and "Charlie's Angels." He also directed numerous episodes of "Hawaii Five-O" and "Police Woman."

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