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Bob Finkel (1918–2012)

Bob Finkel was born on March 25, 1918 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Chevron Theatre (1952), The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956) and Some of Manie's Friends (1959). He died on April 30, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California, USA. See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Chevron Theatre
Chevron Theatre Director
(1952-1953)
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
(1959-1961)
Some of Manie's Friends
(1959)
The Winning Hand
The Winning Hand Director
(1985)

Filmography

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 1985 The Winning Hand (TV Movie)
 1975-1977 McMillan & Wife (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Dark Sunrise (1977)
- Greed (1976)
- Secrets for Sale (1975)
 1975 Barney Miller (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bureaucrat (1975)
 1975 The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961 The Chevy Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Happiest Day (1961)
 1959-1961 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Brief Encounter (1961)
- Episode #5.23 (1961)
- Episode #5.22 (1961)
- Episode #4.34 (1960)
- Episode #4.30 (1960)
 1959 Some of Manie's Friends (TV Movie)
 1958 The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- George Gobel (1958)
 1956-1958 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #11.1 (1958)
- Episode #10.30 (1958)
- Episode #9.1 (1956)
 1956 Sneak Preview (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Just Plain Folks (1956)
 1956 The Dinah Shore Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 July 1956 (1956) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1956 The People's Choice (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Sock and the Mayor's Election (1956) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- Sock vs. Stone Kenyon (1956) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- Sock and the Movie Offer (1956) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1955 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #6.8 (1955)
- Episode #6.7 (1955) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- Episode #6.4 (1955) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- Episode #6.1 (1955) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1955 The Great Gildersleeve (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Gildy Goes Broke (1955) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1955 And Here's the Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 July 1955 (1955) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1954-1955 City Detective (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Case of the Beautiful Miss X (1955) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- The Glass Thumb (1954) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- Case of the Long Lost Wife (1954) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1955 The Jack Carson Show (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (1955)
 1954 The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hollywood, Home Sweet Home (1954) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1953 The Orchid Award (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode dated 24 May 1953 (1953) ... (as Robert Finkel)
 1953 Joseph Schildkraut Presents (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Professor (1953)
 1953 The Pride of the Family (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1953) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1952-1953 Chevron Theatre (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- Girl from Kansas (1953) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- The Eye Witness Who Wouldn't See (1953) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
- Night of Fear (1953) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1952 Personal Appearance Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Chair (1952) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
 1950 Mysteries of Chinatown (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Shadow of the Avenger (1950) ... (as Robert S. Finkel)
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Alternate Names:

Robert S. Finkel | Robert Finkel
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The Chinese Government gave him its Citation Medal for his service in WWII.

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