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Lou Derman (1914–1976)

Lou Derman was born on September 27, 1914 in New York, New York, USA as Louis Derman. He is known for his work on Mister Ed (1958), All in the Family (1971) and December Bride (1954). He died on February 15, 1976 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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  Good Times (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1974) (story - 2 episodes, 1974) (written by - 1 episode, 1976)
- The Big Move: Part 2 (1976) ... (written by)
- My Son the Lover (1974) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The TV Commercial (1974) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Junior the Senior (1974) ... (teleplay)
 1976 The Fosters (TV Series) (original script - 1 episode)
- My Son the Lover (1976) ... (original script)
  All in the Family (TV Series) (written by - 12 episodes, 1975 - 1976) (teleplay by - 5 episodes, 1974 - 1976) (story by - 4 episodes, 1974 - 1976)
- Edith's Night Out (1976) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Love by Appointment (1976) ... (written by)
- Archie the Babysitter (1976) ... (written by)
- New Year's Wedding (1976) ... (written by)
- Birth of the Baby: Part 1 (1975) ... (written by)
 1974 The New Temperatures Rising Show (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Kid Genius (1974) ... (written by)
- Is There a Lady Doctor in the House? (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 The Girl with Something Extra (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Irreconcilable Sameness (1974) ... (written by)
- Guess Who's Feeding the Pigeons (1974) ... (written by)
 1970-1971 Here's Lucy (TV Series) (written by - 9 episodes)
- Lucy in the Jungle (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy and the Astronauts (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy and the Mountain Climber (1971) ... (written by)
- Lucy and Ma Parker (1970) ... (written by)
- Lucy, the Part-Time Wife (1970) ... (written by)
 1966-1967 The Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- How to Rob a Millionaire (1967) ... (writer)
- The Hubcap Caper (1966) ... (writer)
- Santa Was a Lady (1966) ... (writer)
  Mister Ed (TV Series) (written by - 129 episodes, 1961 - 1966) (story - 1 episode, 1964)
- Ed Goes to College (1966) ... (written by)
- Cherokee Ed (1966) ... (written by)
- Ed and the Motorcycle (1966) ... (written by)
- Ed the Bridegroom (1965) ... (written by)
- Don't Skin That Bear (1965) ... (written by)
 1960 Bachelor Father (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Hilda the Jewel (1960) ... (written by)
- Mystery Witness (1960) ... (written by)
 1959 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Captain Daddy (1959) ... (written by)
 1959 Sunday Showcase (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Milton Berle Special (1959) ... (teleplay)
  December Bride (TV Series) (17 episodes, 1954 - 1959) (writer - 8 episodes, 1955 - 1959) (written by - 2 episodes, 1955) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1957)
- Bald Baby (1959)
- The Martian Show (1959) ... (writer)
- Pete Has a Baby (1959)
- Power Saw (1958)
 1958 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series) (story and teleplay - 1 episode)
- Loco Leaves Home (1958) ... (story and teleplay)
 1953 I Married Joan (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tropical Fish (1953)
 1952-1953 Life with Luigi (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Dance (1953) ... (writer)
- Citizenship (1952) ... (writer)
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  All in the Family (TV Series) (script supervisor - 24 episodes, 1975 - 1976) (story editor - 23 episodes, 1974 - 1975)
- Edith's Night Out (1976) ... (script supervisor)
- Gloria and Mike's House Guests (1976) ... (script supervisor)
- Joey's Baptism (1976) ... (script supervisor)
- Love by Appointment (1976) ... (script supervisor)
- Archie's Weighty Problem (1976) ... (script supervisor)
 1967 The Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series) (script consultant - 1 episode)
- My Sister-in-Law Phyllis (1967) ... (script consultant)
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 1975-1976 All in the Family (TV Series) (producer - 24 episodes)
- Edith's Night Out (1976) ... (producer)
- Gloria and Mike's House Guests (1976) ... (producer)
- Joey's Baptism (1976) ... (producer)
- Love by Appointment (1976) ... (producer)
- Archie's Weighty Problem (1976) ... (producer)
 1956 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series) (producer)
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 1964 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Himself
- Ed the Shish Kebab (1964) ... Himself
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Other Works:

In 1962, he co-wrote the unsold pilot for a proposed TV comedy series called "The William Bendix Show" where Bendix played the owner of a small mountain lodge who couldn't stop himself from becoming involved with his guest problems.
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Star Sign:

Libra

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