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Richard Alan Simmons (1924–2004)

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Served in the Royal Canadian Air Force.

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 1995 Major Payne (earlier screenplay)
 1989 Columbo (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Murder, Smoke and Shadows (1989) ... (written by)
 1987 Harry's Hong Kong (TV Movie)
 1979 Mrs. Columbo (TV Series) (developer - 1 episode)
- A Riddle for Puppets (1979) ... (creator)
 1975 The Lives of Jenny Dolan (TV Movie) (story)
 1974 Juggernaut (written by - as Richard De Koker)
 1974 Sidekicks (TV Movie) (characters)
 1971 Skin Game (story)
 1971 Lock, Stock and Barrel (TV Movie)
 1971 Hitched (TV Movie)
 1970 Ritual of Evil (TV Movie) (characters)
 1970 Insight (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Cry of Terror (1970) ... (written by)
 1969 Fear No Evil (TV Movie)
 1968 Premiere (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lassiter (1968) ... (writer)
 1965 The Trials of O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Over Defence Is Out (1965) ... (writer)
 1965 The Art of Love (story)
 1965 The Man Who Bought Paradise (TV Movie)
 1964 Della
 1961-1963 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 9 episodes)
- The Last of the Big Spenders (1963) ... (writer)
- Colossus (1963) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Days of Glory (1962) ... (writer)
- The Great Anatole (1962) ... (writer)
- The Doomsday Boys (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 Belle Sommers (TV Movie) (written by)
 1960 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hangman's Island (1960) ... (writer)
  Shirley Temple's Storybook (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1960) (written for television by - 1 episode, 1960)
- The Prince and the Pauper (1960) ... (adaptation)
- Kim (1960) ... (written for television by)
 1960 The Iron Horseman (TV Movie) (written by)
 1959 Wichita Town (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Night the Cowboys Roared (1959) ... (teleplay)
 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- A Sword for Marius (1959) ... (teleplay)
 1959 The Trap (writer)
 1958 Tarawa Beachhead (writer)
 1957 The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown (screenplay)
 1957 Outlaw's Son
 1957 The Incredible Shrinking Man (uncredited)
 1957 Istanbul
 1956 The King and Four Queens (screenplay)
 1955 Female on the Beach (screenplay)
 1955 The Looters
 1954 Bengal Brigade (screenplay)
 1954 Shield for Murder (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1954 Tanganyika
 1954 The Yellow Tomahawk (screenplay)
 1954 Beachhead (screenplay)
 1953 War Paint (screenplay)
 1953 The Lady Wants Mink (screenplay)
 1953 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Surgeon (1953) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

Unsold pilot: Wrote and produced a pilot for a proposed family dramatic series set in a small coastal California town called "Royal Bay". The pilot featured Paul Burke, Charles Bickford, Joan Crawford and Richard Carlson. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard De Koker
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Trivia:

Served in the Royal Canadian Air Force.

Star Sign:

Libra

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