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James E. Moser (1921–1993)

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

Known For

Dragnet
Dragnet Writer
(1951-1958)
Medic
Medic Writer
(1954-1956)
Ben Casey
Ben Casey Writer
(1961-1966)
Slattery's People
(1964-1965)

Filmography

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 1988 The Return of Ben Casey (TV Movie) (creator)
 1983 Josie (TV Movie)
 1982 The Nativity (TV Movie documentary) (teleplay)
  Insight (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes, 1965 - 1981) (writer - 1 episode, 1970)
- When Heroes Fall (1981) ... (written by)
- Second Chorus (1978) ... (written by)
- When You See Arcturus (1974) ... (written by)
- Hey, Janitor (1973) ... (written by)
- The Day God Died (1970) ... (writer)
  Project U.F.O. (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1978) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1978)
- Sighting 4013: The St. Hilary Incident (1978) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1975-1976 Doctors' Hospital (TV Series) (creator - 13 episodes)
- Lullabye (1976) ... (creator)
- And Hear a Sudden Cry (1976) ... (creator)
- Surgeon, Heal Thyself (1975) ... (creator)
- And Sorrow for Angels (1975) ... (creator)
- My Cup Runneth Over (1975) ... (creator)
 1975 One of Our Own (TV Movie) (creator)
  O'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series) (1 episode, 1971) (creator - 22 episodes, 1971 - 1972) (writer - 1 episode, 1971)
- Operation: Smokescreen (1972) ... (creator)
- Operation: Good Citizen (1972) ... (creator)
- Operation: Mr. Felix (1972) ... (creator)
- Operation: Rake-Off (1972) ... (creator)
- Operation: Dorias (1972) ... (creator)
  Ben Casey (TV Series) (creator - 153 episodes, 1961 - 1966) (writer - 3 episodes, 1961 - 1963) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1962) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1962)
- Then, Suddenly, Panic (1966) ... (creator)
- Where Did All the Roses Go? (1966) ... (creator)
- Lullaby for a Wind-Up Toy (1966) ... (creator)
  Slattery's People (TV Series) (creator - 36 episodes, 1964 - 1965) (written by - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965) (writer - 1 episode, 1964)
- Color Him Red (1965) ... (creator)
- The Last Commuter (1965) ... (creator)
- Of Damon, Pythias and Sleeping Dogs (1965) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Hero (1965) ... (creator)
- What Can You Do with a Wounded Tiger? (1965) ... (creator)
 1960 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Wayfarers (1960) ... (teleplay)
  The D.A.'s Man (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1959) (writer - 1 episode, 1959)
- Mr. Santa Claus (1959) ... (teleplay)
- Sammy's Friend (1959) ... (writer)
  Dragnet (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1958) (written by - 11 episodes, 1953 - 1958) (writer - 8 episodes, 1951 - 1958) (based on a radio play by - 8 episodes, 1952 - 1954) (radio play - 6 episodes, 1952 - 1954) (original radio play - 5 episodes, 1951 - 1955) (screenplay - 3 episodes, 1952) (based on the radio play by - 1 episode, 1953) (radio script - 1 episode, 1953)
- The Big Doll (1958)
- The Big Irony (1958)
- The Big Bed (1958) ... (written by)
- The Big Evans (1958) ... (written by)
- The Big War (1958) ... (writer)
 1957 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Lonely Wizard (1957) ... (story - as James Moser)
  Medic (TV Series) (1 episode, 1954) (creator - 51 episodes, 1954 - 1956) (teleplay - 14 episodes, 1954 - 1956) (original story - 7 episodes, 1954 - 1955) (writer - 4 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (story - 3 episodes, 1954 - 1956) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1955) (written by - 1 episode, 1955)
- This Strange Ending (1956) ... (creator) / (teleplay)
- She Walks in Beauty (1956) ... (creator)
- Till the Song Is Done, till the Dance Is Gone (1956) ... (creator) / (teleplay)
- Reach of the Giant: Part 2 (1956) ... (creator)
- Reach of the Giant: Part 1 (1956) ... (creator)
 1953 Wings of the Hawk (screenplay)
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Other Works:

In 1960, he wrote the teleplay for an unsold pilot called "Las Vegas Story" about a ex-cop who provided security for a Nevada casino. See more »

Alternate Names:

James Moser | Jim Moser
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