2 wins & 1 nomination.
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(TV Series) (producer - 27 episodes, 1982 - 1983) (executive producer - 24 episodes, 1984 - 1985) (co-executive producer - 22 episodes, 1983 - 1984)
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
Produced and directed the pilot for The Legend of Jesse James
(1965). When the series was picked up, Siegel became the series' producer but did not direct any episodes.
1 Biographical Movie |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
Don | Donald Siegel | Allen Smithee
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[on Walter Matthau
] One of the funniest men I ever worked with and didn't understand a thing about the movie [Charley Varrick
(1973)] at all. When I showed him the first cut all he said was, "Well, I got to admit it's a picture but can anyone tell me what the hell it's all about?"
Siegel and screenwriter Stephen Geller
(The Valachi Papers
(1972)) once collaborated on a script of "The First Deadly Sin" (based on the novel), to be directed by Siegel. The project fell through, however, and a different version was filmed several years later.
Strong male characters and scheming female characters (if there were any major female characters in the stories at all), frequently leading to charges of misogyny