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Ted Turner was born on November 19, 1938 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Robert Edward Turner III. He is a writer and producer, known for Captain Planet and the Planeteers (1990), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and Captain Planet and the Planeteers. He was previously married to Jane Fonda, Jane Shirley Smith and Judy Nye. See full bio »
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 1995 WCW Monday Nitro (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... (creator)
 1990-1994 Captain Planet and the Planeteers (TV Series) (original idea - 87 episodes)
- 'Teers in the Hood (1994) ... (original idea - as R.E. Turner)
- No Horsing Around (1994) ... (original idea - as R.E. Turner)
- Orangu-Tangle (1994) ... (original idea - as R.E. Turner)
- Planeteers Under Glass (1994) ... (original idea - as R.E. Turner)
- High Steaks (1994) ... (original idea - as R.E. Turner)
 1987 Portrait of the World USSR (TV Movie) (creator)
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Show Show Self (51 credits)
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4 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 6 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

R.E. Turner

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The biggest thing I learned from losing? Winning's better. See more »


Started his own restaurant chain called "Ted's Montana Grill". It's signature meat is bison harvested on Ted's very own land. See more »


Licensing classic black-and-white movies to colorize them (the process is sometimes referred to as "Turnerizing", frequently in a derogatory context)


The Mouth of the South See more »

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