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Adrian Spies (1920–1998)

Adrian Spies was born on April 17, 1920 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Dark of the Sun (1968), Robert Montgomery Presents (1950) and Hauser's Memory (1970). He died on October 2, 1998 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1989 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Murder Most Ancient (1989) ... (story)
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Serial Murders (1985) ... (written by)
 1979 Hanging by a Thread (TV Movie) (written by)
 1979 The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (TV Movie)
 1977 Hunter (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Backup (1977) ... (writer)
 1976 Baretta (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Aggie (1976) ... (written by)
 1976 Gibbsville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Baby Sister (1976) ... (writer)
 1975 Doctors' Hospital (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- My Cup Runneth Over (1975) ... (written by)
 1974 The Family Kovack (TV Movie)
 1973 Police Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Man on a Rack (1973) ... (writer)
 1972 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- He Could Sell Iceboxes to Eskimos (1972) ... (writer)
 1971-1972 Ironside (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Programmed for Panic (1972) ... (written by)
- Escape (1971) ... (written by)
 1971 The Failing of Raymond (TV Movie) (written by)
 1971 The Man and the City (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Handwriting on the Door (1971) ... (written by)
  Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1971) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1971) (written by - 1 episode, 1971)
- The Grandstand Play: Part II (1971) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The Grandstand Play: Part I (1971) ... (written by)
 1970 Hauser's Memory (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1970 Bracken's World (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Papa Never Spanked Me (1970) ... (written by)
 1969 The Bold Ones: The Protectors (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- If I Should Wake Before I Die (1969) ... (teleplay)
 1968 Dark of the Sun (screenplay)
 1967 The Danny Thomas Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Zero Man (1967)
 1967 The Scorpio Letters (TV Movie)
 1966 Felony Squad (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- A Penny Game, a Two-Bit Murder (1966) ... (written by)
- The Death of a Dream (1966) ... (written by)
 1966 Star Trek (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Miri (1966) ... (written by)
 1966 A Man Called Shenandoah (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Marlee (1966) ... (writer)
  Dr. Kildare (TV Series) (1 episode, 1963) (writer - 4 episodes, 1965)
- Horizontal Hero (1965) ... (writer)
- Web of Hate (1965) ... (writer)
- A Life for a Life (1965) ... (writer)
- Behold the Great Man (1965) ... (writer)
 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Express Stop from Lenox Avenue (1963) ... (writer)
 1963 Niets dan de waarheid (TV Movie) (story "The Edge of Truth")
  Saints and Sinners (TV Series) (7 episodes, 1962) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1962)
- Luscious Lois (1962)
- A Servant in the House of My Party (1962) ... (teleplay)
- Three Columns of Anger (1962) ... (creator)
- Source of Information (1962) ... (creator)
- Judgement in Jazz Alley (1962) ... (creator)
 1961-1962 Target: The Corruptors (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Organizers: Part 2 (1962) ... (writer)
- The Organizers: Part 1 (1962) ... (writer)
- Mr Meglomania (1961) ... (writer)
 1961-1962 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Savage Sunday (1962) ... (writer)
- Somebody's Waiting (1961) ... (writer)
- Ricochet (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 The Defenders (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Perjury (1961) ... (written by)
 1961 The Asphalt Jungle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Fighter (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 Drama 61-67 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drama '61: Edge of Truth (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 The Untouchables (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Augie 'The Banker' Ciamino (1961) ... (written by)
 1960 The Chevy Mystery Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Last Six Blocks (1960) ... (writer)
- Thunder of Silence (1960) ... (writer)
 1958-1960 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- City in Bondage (1960) ... (writer)
- Meeting at Appalachia (1960) ... (writer)
- Lepke (1959) ... (writer)
- So Tender, So Profane (1959) ... (writer)
- Chez Rouge (1959) ... (writer)
  Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1960) (writer - 1 episode, 1959)
- The Hiding Place (1960) ... (teleplay)
- A Trip to Paradise (1959) ... (writer)
 1958 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Office Party (1958) ... (teleplay)
  Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1958) (story - 1 episode, 1957) (written for television by - 1 episode, 1953)
- The Edge of Truth (1958) ... (writer)
- The Mother Bit (1957) ... (story)
- Sentence of Death (1953) ... (written for television by)
 1958 Panic! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ashley and Son (1958)
  The Walter Winchell File (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1958) (writer - 2 episodes, 1957)
- The Stop-over (1958) ... (written by)
- The Reporter (1958) ... (written by)
- The Law and Aaron Benjamin (1957) ... (writer)
- Country Boy (1957) ... (writer)
 1957 Wagon Train (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The John Darro Story (1957) ... (writer)
  Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1953 - 1957) (original story - 1 episode, 1953)
- Storm Over Rapallo (1957) ... (teleplay)
- Dawn at Damascus (1954) ... (teleplay)
- Nineteen Rue Marie (1953) ... (original story) / (teleplay)
 1955-1957 Climax! (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- The Mad Bomber (1957) ... (writer)
- Stain of Honor (1957) ... (writer)
- Island in the City (1956) ... (writer)
- The Empty Room Blues (1956) ... (writer)
- The Secret of River Lane (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 General Electric Summer Originals (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dawn at Damascus (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Front Row Center (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Search for a Stranger (1956) ... (writer)
  Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (7 episodes, 1953 - 1955) (adaptation - 9 episodes, 1950 - 1955)
- The Lost Weekend (1955) ... (adaptation)
- Joe's Boy (1955)
- Remote (1954)
- Wages of Fear (1954) ... (adaptation)
 1953 Valiant Lady (TV Series) (head writer)
 1952 The Doctor (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- A Tale of Two Christmases (1952) ... (screenplay)
 1950 Star of the Family (TV Series)
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