The Emmy-winning creator and Executive Producer of "Win Ben Stein's Money", Al Burton has seen his show win seven Emmys for Comedy Central. Early in his career as a producer, writer and director, Burton amassed dozens of credits for youthful entertainment, including Four Star's "Hollywood A Go Go," ABC-TV'S Annual PepsiCo Specials "Romp" and "Go!" ... See full bio »

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Charles in Charge
Charles in Charge Music Department
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman Miscellaneous Crew
One Day at a Time
One Day at a Time Miscellaneous Crew
The Jeffersons
The Jeffersons Production Manager


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 1999 Turn Ben Stein On (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
 1984-1990 Charles in Charge (TV Series) (composer - 126 episodes)
- Charles Be DeMille (1990) ... (composer: theme music)
- Fair Exchange (1990) ... (composer: theme music)
- Seeing Is Believing (1990) ... (composer: theme music)
- Almost Family (1990) ... (composer: theme music)
- Teacher's Pest (1990) ... (composer: theme music)
 1989-1990 The New Lassie (TV Series) (composer - 3 episodes)
- I'm Still Alive (1990) ... (composer: theme music)
- Dangerous Party (1989) ... (composer: theme music)
- New Generation ... (composer: theme music)
 1979-1988 The Facts of Life (TV Series) (composer - 201 episodes)
- The Beginning of the Beginning (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Beginning of the End (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- Big Apple Blues (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- On the Edge (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- Present Imperfect (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
 1978-1986 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series) (composer - 180 episodes)
- The Front Page (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Photo Club (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Big Bribe (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- Lifestyles of the Poor and Unknown (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- Arnold's Tangled Web (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
 1979 Hello, Larry (TV Series) (composer - 3 episodes)
- Thanksgiving Crossover: Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
- Feudin' and Fussin': Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Trip: Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
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