Won 1 Oscar.
Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
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(TV Series) (producer - 5 episodes, 1981 - 1982) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1981)
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
(TV Movie) (producer - uncredited)
Produced a pilot for a sci-fi series for CBS called "Man from the 25th Century" starring James Darren
. The plot concerned a boy, kidnapped by aliens, who returns to Earth as a man to help them repel attacks by flying saucers from another planet.
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[on catering to actors] I suffer along with them. We have many story conferences. As a writer/director/producer, I have triple agonies. I'm bucking to be known as the most sympathetic producer in town.
Along with other Hollywood stars, he preferred personal friends of his to star in his movies. Sheila Allen
(his wife), Erik L. Nelson
and Elizabeth Rogers
were some of Irwin Allen's close friends who starred in many of his movies and television series.
Used a helicopter in every one of his disaster epics
The Master of Disaster