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John Tomerlin (1930–2014)

John Tomerlin was born on March 26, 1930 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John E. Tomerlin. He was a writer, known for The Picture of Dorian Gray (1973), Operation Bikini (1963) and Lawman (1958). He died on November 25, 2014 in Long Beach, California. See full bio »

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Known For

Operation Bikini
(1963)
Lawman
Lawman Writer
(1961-1962)
Wanted: Dead or Alive
(1959-1960)

Filmography

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 1976 S.W.A.T. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Officer Luca, You're Dead (1976) ... (writer)
 1973 The Picture of Dorian Gray (TV Movie)
 1964 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Number 12 Looks Just Like You (1964) ... (written by)
 1963 Operation Bikini (writer)
  Lawman (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes, 1961 - 1962) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1962) (story - 1 episode, 1962)
- The Man Behind the News (1962) ... (story - teleplay)
- The Youngest (1962) ... (teleplay)
- The Bride (1962) ... (teleplay)
- A Friend of the Family (1962) ... (writer)
- Trojan Horse (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 Thriller (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dark Legacy (1961) ... (writer)
 1960 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- East of Danger (1960) ... (written by)
  Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1960)
- Black Belt (1960) ... (writer)
- Mental Lapse (1960) ... (teleplay)
- Vanishing Act (1959) ... (writer)
- Bad Gun (1959) ... (writer)
 1958 U.S. Marshal (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Destination Nowhere ... (written by)
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 2012 The AckerMonster Chronicles! (Documentary)
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Other Works:

Novel: "Return to Vikki".
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Novelist and screenwriter. Studied TV and radio broadcasting at the University of Southern California before becoming a full-time freelance writer in 1956.

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