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Daniel Benton (III)

Daniel Benton began his writing career on the television series Police Woman, starring Angie Dickinson. He went on to write for series such as Paper Chase, Dynasty, Jake and The Fatman, and Adventures In Wonderland, for which he received an Emmy nomination. In film, Benton has written numerous independent features including Hostage Syndrome, Nudity... See full bio »


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"Veep" Cast Enjoys a Three-Peat

Executive producer David Mandel and stars Gary Cole, Reid Scott, and Matt Walsh reflect on a third consecutive Outstanding Comedy Series Emmy win and pay tribute to the show's star, Julia Louis-Dreyfus.

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The Revolting Dead
Jackhammer Writer
To the Ends of Time


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 2016 Queens Over Kings (Short)
 2006 Special Ops: Delta Force (story & screenplay)
 2004 Near Death
 2004 Jackhammer
 2003 The Revolting Dead (Video) (story and screenplay)
 1996 To the Ends of Time (TV Movie)
 1993 Rugrats (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Circus Angelicus/The Stork (1993) ... (segment "The Stork")
 1993 L.A. Goddess (uncredited)
 1992 Knock Outs
 1992 Adventures in Wonderland (TV Series)
 1991 Lethal Games (screenplay - as Danny King)
 1990 Nudity Required (screenplay - as Danny King)
 1990 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- My Heart Belongs to Daddy (1990) ... (written by)
 1986 Sledge Hammer! (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- If I Had a Little Hammer (1986) ... (written by)
 1982 Dynasty (TV Series) (teleplay by - 2 episodes)
- The Siblings (1982) ... (teleplay by - as Daniel King Benton)
- The Shakedown (1982) ... (teleplay by - as Daniel King Benton)
 1979 The Paper Chase (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Case of Detente (1979) ... (story)
 1978 Police Woman (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Battered Teachers (1978) ... (as Daniel King)
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Daniel King Benton | Daniel King | Danny King

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