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Don Chaffey (1917–1990)

British director Don Chaffey began his career in the film industry in the art department at Gainsborough Pictures. He began directing in 1951, often working on films aimed at children. He branched out into television in the mid-'50s, turning out many of the best episodes of such classic series as Danger Man (1960), The Prisoner (1967) and The ... See full bio »

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 1989 Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (4 episodes)
 1987 Stingray (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1986-1987 MacGyver (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1986 Outlaws (TV Series)
 1986 Hunter (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1986 Airwolf (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1985 Hollywood Beat (TV Series) (4 episodes)
 1985 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1985 International Airport (TV Movie)
 1984-1985 Finder of Lost Loves (TV Series) (6 episodes)
 1982-1984 Matt Houston (TV Series) (12 episodes)
 1983 Hotel (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1982-1983 T.J. Hooker (TV Series) (6 episodes)
 1983 Lottery! (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1983 The Renegades (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1982 Gavilan (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1981-1982 Fantasy Island (TV Series) (7 episodes)
 1982 Strike Force (TV Series) (4 episodes)
 1978-1981 Charlie's Angels (TV Series) (10 episodes)
 1978-1981 Vega$ (TV Series) (17 episodes)
 1980 Riding for the Pony Express (TV Movie)
 1980 Casino (TV Movie)
 1979 C.H.O.M.P.S.
 1962-1979 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (14 episodes)
 1978 Shimmering Light (TV Movie)
 1978 The Gift of Love (TV Movie)
 1978 Lassie: A New Beginning (TV Movie)
 1977 Pete's Dragon
 1977 Harness Fever (TV Movie)
 1977 CHiPs (TV Series)
 1975 Ben Hall (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1974 Persecution
 1972-1973 The Protectors (TV Series) (9 episodes)
 1972 The Pathfinders (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1969 Journey to the Unknown (TV Movie) (episode 'The Last Visitor')
 1968-1969 The Avengers (TV Series) (5 episodes)
 1968-1969 Journey to the Unknown (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 The Prisoner (TV Series) (4 episodes)
 1966-1967 The Baron (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1964-1966 Secret Agent (TV Series) (15 episodes)
 1959-1960 The Four Just Men (TV Series) (13 episodes)
 1959 Dial 999 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Breakout
 1957-1958 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series) (13 episodes)
 1957-1958 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (7 episodes)
 1956-1957 Assignment Foreign Legion (TV Series) (7 episodes)
 1957 The Errol Flynn Theatre (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1956 Chevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 The Adventures of the Big Man (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1955-1956 Lilli Palmer Theatre (TV Series) (16 episodes)
 1955 Dead on Time (Short)
 1953 A Good Pull-Up (Short)
 1953 Bouncer Breaks Up (Short)
 1953 Strange Stories (episode: Strange Journey)
 1953 Watch Out (Short)
 1953 Skid Kids
 1948 Cape Cargoes (Documentary short)
 1948 Thames Tideway (Documentary short)
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Donald Chaffey | Ronald Chaffey

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