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 Eli Wallach'] Eli Wallach is a great actor, but like all great actors--he has so much to give--he must be watched carefully by the director, or he'll overact. This isn't because he's a bad actor, but because he can call on such reservoirs of talent.
During filming of Dirty Harry
(1971), Siegel fell ill with the flu, and Clint Eastwood
stepped in temporarily as director, during a critical scene involving a suicide jumper. This was Eastwood's first unbilled credit as director.
His films were frequently interpreted as having controversial, right-wing political or sociological undertone, which Siegel never commented on