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Filmography

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 1995 Frasier (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Club (1995) ... (written by)
- Retirement Is Murder (1995) ... (written by)
  Full House (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1992 - 1994) (story - 1 episode, 1993) (written by - 1 episode, 1991)
- Too Little Richard Too Late (1994) ... (writer)
- Another Opening, Another No Show (1993) ... (story)
- The Devil Made Me Do It (1992) ... (writer)
- The King and I (1991) ... (written by)
 1994 Thea (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Danesha Project (1994) ... (written by)
 1990 Growing Pains (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Divorce Story (1990) ... (written by)
- Daddy Mike (1990) ... (written by)
 1989 Cheers (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- For Real Men Only (1989) ... (written by)
 1986-1987 One Big Family (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Stagestruck (1987) ... (written by)
- The Charged Battery (1986) ... (written by)
- Talent Night (1986) ... (written by)
 1983 Goodnight, Beantown (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Out-of-Towner (1983) ... (written by)
  M*A*S*H (TV Series) (written by - 17 episodes, 1980 - 1983) (story by - 1 episode, 1982) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1982)
- Goodbye, Farewell, and Amen (1983) ... (written by)
- U.N., the Night and the Music (1983) ... (written by)
- Run for the Money (1982) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Who Knew? (1982) ... (written by)
- Foreign Affairs (1982) ... (written by)
 1983 Steambath (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Madison Avenue Madness (1983) ... (written by)
 1982 One Day at a Time (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Hardball (1982) ... (written by)
  Delta House (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1979) (teleplay and story - 1 episode, 1979)
- The Matriculation of Kent Dorfman (1979) ... (written by)
- The Blotto Who Came to Dinner (1979) ... (teleplay and story)
- The Fall of Dean Wormer (1979) ... (written by)
 1978 Bonkers! (TV Series) (writer)
 1977-1978 Carter Country (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Roy's Separation (1978) ... (written by)
- Chicks and Turkeys (1977) ... (written by)
 1976-1977 The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) (writer - 24 episodes)
- 10th Anniversary Show (1977) ... (writer)
- Episode #10.23 (1977) ... (writer)
- Episode #10.22 (1977) ... (writer)
- Episode #10.21 (1977) ... (writer)
- Episode #10.20 (1977) ... (writer)
 1976 Your Place or Mine? (TV Movie) (teleplay - as Elias S. Davis)
 1975 That's My Mama (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Clifton's Casual Fling (1975) ... (written by)
- Clifton and La Femme (1975) ... (written by)
 1975 Hot L Baltimore (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Ainsley's Secret (1975) ... (written by)
- The Deportation of Suzy (1975) ... (written by)
 1975 Paul Sand in Friends and Lovers (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- From Russia with Lust (1975) ... (written by)
 1974 Chico and the Man (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Manuel Who Came to Dinner (1974) ... (written by)
 1972-1974 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- The Co-Producers (1974) ... (written by)
- The Courtship of Mary's Father's Daughter (1972) ... (written by)
- Operation: Lou (1972) ... (written by)
 1972-1973 The New Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- He Who Steals My Friends (1973) ... (written by)
- Exit Laughing (1973) ... (written by)
- Guess Who's Coming to Seder (1973) ... (written by)
- Will Baby Make Three? (1973) ... (written by)
- The Jailbird (1972) ... (written by)
 1973 Bridget Loves Bernie (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Into Every Life a Little Snow Must Fall (1973) ... (written by)
 1973 A Touch of Grace (TV Series) (writer)
 1972 Don Rickles: Alive and Kicking (TV Movie)
  All in the Family (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode, 1972) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1972)
- Edith Gets a Mink (1972) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
 1971 Robert Young and the Family (TV Movie)
 1968 The Monkees (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Monkees Race Again (1968) ... (written by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

In 1974 he co-wrote the teleplay for an unsold sitcom pilot for NBC called "What Do You Feel Like Doing Tonight." The pilot starred James Coco as a parent forced to live alone in New York City without his two children.

Alternate Names:

Elias S. Davis

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