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Fielder Cook (1923–2003)

Emmy Award-winner Fielder Cook was a top television director who got his start in the early days of television, when he went to work for Lux Video Theatre (1950) in 1950. Other live-TV omnibus series that he worked on included Studio One in Hollywood (1948) and The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (1956), for which he also did teleplays (and served as a ... See full bio »

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 1997 The Member of the Wedding (TV Movie)
 1988 Circus (TV Movie)
 1987 A Special Friendship (TV Movie)
 1986 Seize the Day
 1985 Evergreen (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1985)
- Episode #1.2 (1985)
- Episode #1.1 (1985)
 1984 Why Me? (TV Movie)
 1981 Family Reunion (TV Movie)
 1980 Gauguin the Savage (TV Movie)
 1979 Too Far to Go (TV Movie)
 1976 Beauty and the Beast (TV Movie)
 1975 The Rivalry (TV Movie)
 1975 Valley Forge (TV Movie)
 1975 Beacon Hill (TV Series)
 1975 Miles to Go Before I Sleep (TV Movie)
 1974 This Is the West That Was (TV Movie)
 1973 Miracle on 34th Street (TV Movie)
 1972 The Hands of Cormac Joyce (TV Movie)
 1972 Harvey (TV Movie)
 1971 Enemies (TV Movie)
 1971 The Waltons (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971 Neighbors (TV Movie)
 1971 Goodbye, Raggedy Ann (TV Movie)
 1971 The Police (TV Movie)
 1971 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Price (1971)
 1969 Mirror, Mirror Off the Wall (TV Movie)
 1969 Teacher, Teacher (TV Movie)
 1966 Brigadoon (TV Movie)
 1965 Mister Roberts (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Echo of Evil (1964)
- The Command (1964)
 1963 Espionage (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Camel to Ride (1963)
 1962-1963 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Last Hangman (1963)
- The Outpost (1962)
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- To Bury Caesar (1963)
 1963 To Bury Caesar (TV Movie)
 1962 The Fifty Minute Hour (TV Movie)
 1962 Going My Way (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 The Eleventh Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961-1962 Ben Casey (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- To the Pure (1961)
 1962 Focus (TV Movie)
 1962 The Farmer's Daughter (TV Movie)
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960 Omnibus (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1958-1960 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Free Weekend (1958)
 1959 The Philadelphia Story (TV Movie)
 1959 Home Is the Hero (as J. Fielder Cook)
 1958 Rendezvous (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955-1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Snapfinger Creek (1956)
- Patterns (1955)
- Patterns (1955)
 1956-1957 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Throw Me a Rope (1957)
 1956 Patterns
 1953 Ponds Theater (TV Series)
 1950-1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (61 episodes)
- Lost Sunday (1953)
- The Betrayer (1953)
- The Brooch (1953)
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Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Other Works:

Unsold pilot: Produced and directed a sitcom pilot called "Only in America" in which Topol played a Jewish carpenter and family patriarch living in New York in the start of the 20th century.

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J. Fielder Cook

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