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Richard A. Wells (I)

Richard A. Wells was born as Richard Alexander Wells. He is an assistant director and production manager, known for Scrubs (2001), The Color Purple (1985) and White Men Can't Jump (1992). See full bio »

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Known For

Scrubs
Scrubs Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2001-2009)
The Color Purple
The Color Purple Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1985)
White Men Can't Jump
White Men Can't Jump Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1992)
The Love Boat
The Love Boat Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1978-1986)

Filmography

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 2014 Men at Work (TV Series) (first assistant director - 10 episodes)
- Odd Milo Out (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Jude Awakening (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Suburban Gibbs (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Molly (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Hi, Jude (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
 2013-2014 Ground Floor (TV Series) (first assistant director - 8 episodes)
- The Decision: Part One (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Dynamic Duo (2014) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Woman on Top (2013) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- If I Were a Rich Man (2013) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Take Me Out to the Ballgame (2013) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
 2009-2010 Cougar Town (TV Series) (first assistant director - 16 episodes)
- When the Time Comes (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Fooled Again: I Don't Like It (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- The Damage You've Done (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- Let Yourself Go (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- All Mixed Up (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
 2001-2009 Scrubs (TV Series) (first assistant director - 67 episodes)
- My Soul on Fire: Part 2 (2009) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- My Soul on Fire: Part 1 (2009) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- My Full Moon (2009) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- My Cookie Pants (2009) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
- My Growing Pains (2007) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
 2008 Night Life (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2007 The Fifth (Short) (first assistant director)
 2007 See Jayne Run (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2007) ... (first assistant director)
 2002 The Johnny Chronicles (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2000-2001 Girlfriends (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Jamaic-Up? (2001) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Girlfrenzy (2000) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- One Night Stand? (2000) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Toe Sucking (2000) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1997 Melrose Place (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- My Little Coma Girl (1997) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- The Light at the End of the Tumble (1997) ... (first assistant director)
 1996 Pearl (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Ticket to Ride (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Pynchon's Pynchon (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1995 Ellen (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Salad Days (1995) ... (first assistant director)
 1995 If Not for You (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot ... (first assistant director)
 1994 Wild Oats (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1994) ... (first assistant director)
 1994 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Emergence (1994) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1993-1994 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) (first assistant director - 14 episodes)
- Rivals (1994) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Second Sight (1993) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Rules of Acquisition (1993) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Cardassians (1993) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- The Siege (1993) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1993 The Meteor Man (first assistant director)
 1992 White Men Can't Jump (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Chuckie's Back (1991) ... (first assistant director)
 1991 The Five Heartbeats (first assistant director)
 1990 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- The Solid Gold Headache Mystery (1990) ... (first assistant director)
- The Ghost of a Chance Mystery (1990) ... (first assistant director)
- The Stone Killer Mystery (1990) ... (first assistant director)
 1990 Rockula (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1989 Columbo (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Sex and the Married Detective (1989) ... (first assistant director)
- Columbo Goes to the Guillotine (1989) ... (first assistant director)
 1988 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- ...And Then You Die (1988) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Road Kill (1988) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1988 Cop (first assistant director)
 1987 The Colbys (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- All Fall Down (1987) ... (first assistant director)
 1985 The Color Purple (first assistant director - as Richard Alexander Wells)
 1985 International Airport (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
  The Love Boat (TV Series) (first assistant director - 65 episodes, 1978 - 1984) (second assistant director - 7 episodes, 1978) (second units directed by - 4 episodes, 1984 - 1985)
 1983 Hotel (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Confrontations (1983) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
- Relative Loss (1983) ... (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1978 Convoy (first assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1977 Rolling Thunder (second assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1977 The Greatest (second assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1976 The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (second assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1976 Silent Movie (second assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1976 Mother, Jugs & Speed (second assistant director - as Richard Wells)
 1975 Let's Do It Again (second assistant director)
 1973 Breezy (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Richard Alexander Wells | Richard Alexsander Wells | Richard Wells

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