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David Greene (I) (1921–2003)


David Greene had a varied early career, beginning with his first job as junior reporter for the Walthamstow Guardian. Life as a journalist was not to be his forte, however. During the years spanning the mid- to late 1930's, he tried his luck variously in the furniture removal business, as a deck hand and as a hospital porter, before signing on ... See full bio »

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(age 82) in Ojai, California, USA

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Known For

Godspell Director
(1973)
(1976)
CBS Playhouse Director
(1968)
Roots Director
(1977)

Filmography

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 1998/I The Girl Next Door (TV Movie)
 1997 Bella Mafia (TV Movie)
 1996 Princess in Love (TV Movie)
 1996 A Season in Purgatory (TV Mini-Series)
 1995 Children of the Dust (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1995)
- Episode #1.1 (1995)
 1995 Frostfire (TV Movie)
 1994 In Spite of Love (TV Movie)
 1994 Beyond Obsession (TV Movie)
 1992 Honor Thy Mother (TV Movie)
 1991 ...And Then She Was Gone (TV Movie)
 1991 Night of the Hunter (TV Movie)
 1989 Small Sacrifices (TV Mini-Series)
 1989 The Penthouse (TV Movie)
 1989 Red Earth, White Earth (TV Movie)
 1988 Liberace: Behind the Music (TV Movie)
 1988 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
 1987 After the Promise (TV Movie)
 1987 The Betty Ford Story (TV Movie)
 1986 Miles to Go... (TV Movie)
 1986 Circle of Violence: A Family Drama (TV Movie) (directed by)
 1986 Vanishing Act (TV Movie)
 1986 Triplecross (TV Movie)
 1985 Murder Among Friends (TV Movie)
 1985 This Child Is Mine (TV Movie)
 1985 Guilty Conscience (TV Movie)
 1984 Fatal Vision (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1984)
- Episode #1.1 (1984)
 1984 Sweet Revenge (TV Movie) (directed by)
 1984 The Guardian (TV Movie)
 1983 Prototype (TV Movie)
 1983 Ghost Dancing (TV Movie)
 1982 Take Your Best Shot (TV Movie)
 1982 Rehearsal for Murder (TV Movie)
 1982 World War III (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Part II (1982)
- Part I (1982)
 1981 Hard Country
 1981 The Choice (TV Movie)
 1979 A Vacation in Hell (TV Movie)
 1979 Friendly Fire (TV Movie)
 1977 The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (TV Movie)
 1977 Lucan (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1977)
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- Part I (1977)
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1975 The Count of Monte-Cristo (TV Movie)
 1973 Godspell
 1972 Madame Sin
 1971 The Persuaders! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Greensleeves (1971) ... (directed by)
 1968 CBS Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1968 Sebastian
 1967 Coronet Blue (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Tomoyo (1967)
- Saturday (1967)
- A Dozen Demons (1967)
 1967 The Shuttered Room (directed by)
 1966 Shane (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1962-1965 The Defenders (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- A Taste of Ashes (1964)
- The Uncivil War (1964)
- The Thief (1964)
- Judgment Eve (1963)
 1965 For the People (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1963-1964 Drama 61-67 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1963-1964 Espionage (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Once a Spy... (1964)
- To the Very End (1963)
- The Gentle Spies (1963)
 1962 The Saint (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Man of the World (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1961-1962 Sir Francis Drake (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Escape (1962)
- Mission to Paris (1962)
- King of America (1962)
- The Doughty Plot (1962)
- The Garrison (1961)
 1962 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Piano in the House (1962) ... (directed by)
 1959-1960 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Cupboard (1960)
 1960 Dow Hour of Great Mysteries (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960 Shirley Temple's Storybook (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Madeline (1960)
 1960 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Web of Guilt (1960)
- Early to Die (1960)
- Sarah's Laughter (1960)
- The Last Dance (1959)
 1960 Five Fingers (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Kraft Mystery Theater (TV Series)
 1959 Our American Heritage (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Diary of a Nurse (1959)
 1958 Pursuit (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Free Ride (1958)
 1958 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1958 Suspicion (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Velvet Vault (1958)
 1957-1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1957 Twelfth Night (TV Movie)
 1957 Omnibus (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955-1956 Folio (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Macbeth (1955)
 1953-1956 Encounter (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- The Long Doorway (1956)
- To Ride a Tiger (1956)
- Hospital (1956)
- Act of Treason (1955)
 1955 Scope (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hamlet (1955)
 1953 Playbill (TV Series) (2 episodes)
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[on American television]: Simply a great hoax - a series of tricks to keep people watching the commercials. See more »

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Father, with Eileen Grace Jack, of Nic Greene. See more »

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