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Don Taffner (1930–2011)

Don Taffner was born on November 29, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Donald L. Taffner Sr. He was a production manager and producer, known for Three's Company (1977), Three's a Crowd (1984) and The Ropers (1979). He was married to Eleanor Bolta Taffner. He died on September 6, 2011 in Manhattan, New York City, New York. See full bio »

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 1984-1985 Three's a Crowd (TV Series) (executive in charge of production - 22 episodes)
- A Star Is Born (1985) ... (executive in charge of production)
- Jack Gets Trashed (1985) ... (executive in charge of production)
- King for a Day (1985) ... (executive in charge of production)
- The New Mr. Bradford (1985) ... (executive in charge of production)
- Deeds of Trust (1985) ... (executive in charge of production)
 1976-1984 Three's Company (TV Series) (executive in charge of production - 173 episodes)
- Friends and Lovers: Part 2 (1984) ... (executive in charge of production)
- Friends and Lovers: Part 1 (1984) ... (executive in charge of production)
- Cupid Works Overtime (1984) ... (executive in charge of production)
- The Heiress (1984) ... (executive in charge of production)
- Forget Me Not (1984) ... (executive in charge of production)
 1980-1982 Too Close for Comfort (TV Series) (executive in charge of production - 10 episodes)
- A Matter of Degree (1982) ... (executive in charge of production - as D.L. Taffner)
- Guess Who's Coming to Burp? (1981) ... (executive in charge of production - as D.L. Taffner)
- The Boy in the Band (1981) ... (executive in charge of production - as D.L. Taffner)
- A Friend in Need (1981) ... (executive in charge of production)
- The Location (1981) ... (executive in charge of production - as D.L. Taffner)
 1979-1980 The Ropers (TV Series) (executive in charge of production - 3 episodes)
- Of Mice and Horses (1980) ... (executive in charge of production)
- Helen Makes Music (1979) ... (executive in charge of production)
- The Party (1979) ... (executive in charge of production)
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 2002-2005 As Time Goes By (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- Reunion Special: Part 2 (2005) ... (executive producer - as Don Taffner Sr)
- Reunion Special: Part 1 (2005) ... (executive producer - as Don Taffner Sr)
- You Must Remember This.... (2002) ... (executive producer)
- What Now? (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Wedding (2002) ... (executive producer)
 1991 Benny Hill: Unseen (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990 Family Figures (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1988 Talk About (TV Series) (executive producer - 1988-1989)
 1988 Whose Baby? (TV Movie) (producer - as D.L. Taffner)
 1985 Check It Out (TV Series) (producer)
 1983 A Fine Romance (TV Movie) (executive producer)
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 1980 Too Close for Comfort (TV Series) (developer)
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 1997 The Saint (special thanks - as D.L. Taffner)
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 2001-2009 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Three's Company (2009) ... Himself
 1998 Heroes of Comedy (TV Series documentary)
- Benny Hill (1998) ... Himself
 1991 Benny Hill: The World's Favorite Clown (TV Movie documentary)

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Don Taffner Sr | D.L. Taffner

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He and his wife, Eleanor, were awarded the Johnny's Angel Awards by St. John's Bread and Life in 2005 for their services to helping those in Brooklyn and Queens in New York City. See more »

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