Rick Mittleman

Rick Mittleman is an American television writer and producer best known for his work on such shows as "Gomer Pyle, U. S.M.C." and "The Odd Couple". A prolific writer, Mittleman wrote over 100 hours of primetime ... Read more »
Born: 04/17/1930

Filmography

Writer (16)

Early Edition 1998 - 1999 (Tv Show)

Writer

Murder, She Wrote 1993 - 1995, 1998 - 1999 (Tv Show)

Writer

Glitter 1984 - 1986 (TV Show)

Writer

Jennifer Slept Here 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Writer

One Day At A Time 1975 - 1984 (TV Show)

Writer

Enos 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Writer

Freebie and the Bean 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Writer

What's Happening! 1975 - 1979 (TV Show)

Writer

That's My Mama 1974 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

Van Dyke and Company 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Writer

The Doris Day Show 1968 - 1973 (TV Show)

Writer

Just Friends 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Writer

My World... and Welcome to It 1969 - 1971 (TV Show)

Writer

The Ghosts of Buxley Hall (TV Show)

Writer

The Odd Couple (TV Show)

Writer
Producer (2)

Simon & Simon 1981 - 1989 (TV Show)

Producer

Arnie 1970 - 1972 (TV Show)

Producer
Other (1)

McHale's Navy 1962 - 1966 (TV Show)

Consultant

Biography

Rick Mittleman is an American television writer and producer best known for his work on such shows as "Gomer Pyle, U. S.M.C." and "The Odd Couple". A prolific writer, Mittleman wrote over 100 hours of primetime television during his lengthy career. He broke into TV in 1962 with a job on the writing staff of the popular sketch comedy series "The Red Skelton Hour". He left the show the following year and found steady work on such shows as "Bewitched", "Get Smart", and "I Spy", and wrote over 15 episodes of the war sitcom "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.". During the '70s Mittleman contributed to numerous primetime series, including "Sanford and Son", "The Doris Day Show", and "The Odd Couple", in addition to writing and consulting on "What's Happening!!". From 1984 to 1986 he was staff writer and story consultant on the private detective series "Remington Steele" and the action-adventure series "MacGyver". He later wrote and produced several episodes of the award-winning mystery series "Simon & Simon", and contributed to "Murder, She Wrote" and the short-lived adventure series "The Wizard".

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