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Theodore J. Flicker (1930–2014)

Theodore J. Flicker was born on June 6, 1930 in Freehold Borough, New Jersey, USA as Theodore Jonas Flicker. He was a writer and director, known for Barney Miller (1974), The President's Analyst (1967) and Spinout (1966). He was married to Barbara Joyce Perkins Flicker. He died on September 12, 2014 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. See full bio »

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  Barney Miller (TV Series) (created by - 170 episodes, 1975 - 1982) (written by - 2 episodes, 1974 - 1975)
- Landmark: Part 3 (1982) ... (creator)
- Landmark: Part 2 (1982) ... (creator)
- Landmark: Part 1 (1982) ... (creator)
- Bones (1982) ... (creator)
- Altercation (1982) ... (creator)
 1978 Last of the Good Guys (TV Movie)
 1977 Just a Little Inconvenience (TV Movie)
 1973 Banacek (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Greatest Collection of Them All (1973) ... (written by)
 1972 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Year of the Locusts (1972) ... (written by)
 1972 Mod Squad (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Crime Club (1972) ... (written by)
 1972 Banyon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Old College Try (1972) ... (writer)
 1971 Night Gallery (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes)
- A Question of Fear/The Devil Is Not Mocked (1971) ... (teleplay - segment "A Question of Fear")
 1971 Nichols (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Indian Giver (1971) ... (writer)
 1970 Up in the Cellar (written for the screen)
 1967 The President's Analyst (written by)
 1966 Spinout (written by)
Show Show Director (25 credits)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He directed the revue, "The Premise," at the Comedy Theatre in London, England with Francis Dux, Al Mancini, Gayle Coffin, and David Dozer in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Ted Flicker | Theodore Flicker

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In the mid-1950s Ted worked with Elaine May and others in the pioneering improvisational Chicago theatre company Compass Players. In 1960, Flicker established his own improvisational group, the Premise, that played several cities, including London and Los Angeles. Flicker went on to direct numerous episodes of 1960s "The Dick Van Show," "The Streets of San Francisco" and "Night Gallery." His ... See more »



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