(1960-61) Unsold pilot: Directed a pilot for a western series about a surgeon wandering the West after the Civil War, called "The Yank", starring James Drury
(another pilot for the series was made in 1961).
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
I didn't believe in
Eyes of Laura Mars
. I believed in the idea I began with, but I did not believe in what was imposed on me during its production.
To date (2010), only American to direct a James Bond movie -
Never Say Never Again
- though the film itself is technically not considered a "true" Bond film. Kershner first directed Sean Connery
A Fine Madness
17 years earlier.
Many of his films were sequels of previous films (e.g. The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and RoboCop 2 (1990)).