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Jim is a multiple Emmy Award nominee who is equally adept at both comedy and drama. He has directed a vast array of cable and broadcast series, from ABC's Desperate Housewives to HBO's groundbreaking series The Sopranos. Jim has also been the Executive Producing Director for two long-running dramatic series: ABC's Ugly Betty and CBS's Judging Amy.... See full bio »
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 2014-2016 NCIS: New Orleans (TV Series) (executive producer - 44 episodes)
- Collateral Damage (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Second Line (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Means to an End (2016) ... (executive producer)
- If It Bleeds, It Leads (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Radio Silence (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Marry Me (TV Mini-Series) (co-executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
- Part 1 (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
 2009 Sorority Wars (TV Movie) (co-executive producer)
 2006-2008 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (executive producer - 31 episodes)
- A Thousand Words by Friday (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Zero Worship (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Bananas for Betty (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Giving up the Ghost (2007) ... (executive producer)
- I See Me, I.C.U. (2007) ... (executive producer)
  Joan of Arcadia (TV Series) (executive producer - 22 episodes, 2003 - 2004) (producer - 1 episode, 2003)
- The Cat (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Back to the Garden (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Out of Sight (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Only Connect (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Silence (2004) ... (executive producer)
 1999-2001 Judging Amy (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 45 episodes)
- Hold on Tight (2001) ... (co-executive producer)
- Redheaded Stepchild (2001) ... (co-executive producer)
- Grounded (2001) ... (co-executive producer)
- Between the Wanting and the Getting (2001) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Unforgiven (2001) ... (co-executive producer)
 1998 To Have & to Hold (TV Series) (consulting producer)
 1996 Dangerous Minds (TV Series) (producer)
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Jim Hayman

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He has two sons from his marriage to Annie Potts: Doc (b. 1992) and Harry (b. 1996).

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