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Maury Dexter

Maury Dexter first entered the business as a teenage actor in The Three Stooges short, Uncivil War Birds (1946). After a few additional movie roles, he busied himself with stage and TV work until the Korean War and military service intervened; following his discharge, he landed an acting job on TV's The Hank McCune Show (1950) and was soon working... See full bio »

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 1991 Us (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1990 Where Pigeons Go to Die (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1984-1989 Highway to Heaven (TV Series) (assistant director - 56 episodes)
- It's a Dog's Life (1989) ... (assistant director)
- The Inner Limits (1989) ... (assistant director)
- Choices (1989) ... (assistant director)
- Goodbye, Mr. Zelinka (1989) ... (assistant director)
- Hello and Farewell: Part 2 (1988) ... (assistant director)
 1984 Sam's Son (assistant director)
 1984 Little House: The Last Farewell (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1981 Father Murphy (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- Father Murphy (1981) ... (assistant director)
  Little House on the Prairie (TV Series) (assistant director - 73 episodes, 1974 - 1981) (first assistant director - 1 episode, 1978)
- I Do, Again (1981) ... (assistant director)
- Goodbye, Mrs. Wilder (1981) ... (assistant director)
- The Nephews (1981) ... (assistant director)
- To See the Light: Part 2 (1980) ... (assistant director)
- To See the Light: Part 1 (1980) ... (assistant director)
 1976 The Loneliest Runner (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1974 Betrayal (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1974 It's Good to Be Alive (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1974 Firehouse (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- Trapped (1974) ... (assistant director)
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Interviewed about his horror and sci-fi movie credits in Tom Weaver's book "I Talked with a Zombie" (McFarland & Co., 2008). See more »

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