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Paul Nichols (I) (1922–1980)

Paul Nichols was born on June 19, 1922 in Massachusetts, USA as Paul Leon Nichols. He was an assistant director and production manager, known for Gunsmoke (1955), Lou Grant (1977) and Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977). He died on October 8, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Gunsmoke
Gunsmoke Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1964-1975)
Lou Grant
Lou Grant Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1977-1980)
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1977)
Hot Lead and Cold Feet
Hot Lead and Cold Feet Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1978)

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  Lou Grant (TV Series) (first assistant director - 25 episodes, 1978 - 1980) (assistant director - 6 episodes, 1977 - 1978)
- Goop (1980) ... (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
- Pack (1980) ... (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
- Nightside (1980) ... (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
- Guns (1980) ... (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
- Influence (1980) ... (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1978 Hot Lead and Cold Feet (assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1977 Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1977 Something for Joey (TV Movie) (assistant director - as Paul L. Nichols)
 1977 The Ghost of Cypress Swamp (TV Movie) (first assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1976 Treasure of Matecumbe (assistant director - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1964-1975 Gunsmoke (TV Series) (assistant director - 90 episodes)
- I Have Promises to Keep (1975) ... (assistant director)
- Brides and Grooms (1975) ... (assistant director)
- The Angry Land (1975) ... (assistant director)
- Larkin (1975) ... (assistant director)
- The Squaw (1975) ... (assistant director)
 1970 The Wild Country (assistant director)
 1970 Cutter's Trail (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1968 The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- The Night of the Kraken (1968) ... (assistant director)
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- The Search (1967) ... (assistant director)
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 1978 Hot Lead and Cold Feet (unit production manager - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1977 The Ghost of Cypress Swamp (TV Movie) (unit production manager - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1976 Treasure of Matecumbe (unit production manager - as Paul 'Tiny' Nichols)
 1970-1975 Gunsmoke (TV Series) (production manager - 55 episodes)
- Hard Labor (1975) ... (production manager)
- Trail of Bloodshed (1974) ... (production manager)
- The Schoolmarm (1974) ... (production manager)
- Kitty's Love Affair (1973) ... (production manager)
- Matt's Love Story (1973) ... (production manager)
Hide Hide Show Show Director (1 credit)
 1977 Tattoo (Documentary short)
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 1955 East of Eden
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Paul 'Tiny' Nichols | Paul L. Nichols
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