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Rod Daniel (1942–2016)

Rod Daniel was born on August 4, 1942 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. He was a director and producer, known for WKRP in Cincinnati (1978), Teen Wolf (1985) and K-9 (1989). He was previously married to Martha (Marti) C. Mueller. He died on April 16, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »


(age 73) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Known For

Teen Wolf Director
K-9 Director
Beethoven's 2nd Director


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 2003 Home Alone 4 (Video) (directed by)
 2002 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1996-2001 Men Behaving Badly (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Spoils of War (1997)
- Christmas (1996)
 2000 Alley Cats Strike (TV Movie) (directed by)
 1999 Genius (TV Movie) (directed by)
 1998 The Simple Life (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Chicago Sons (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Fired Up (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Life with Roger (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1997 Things That Go Bump (TV Movie)
 1997 Everybody Loves Raymond (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Dog (1997)
 1996 American Pie (TV Series)
 1996 Suddenly Susan (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cold Turkey (1996)
 1996 Boston Common (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1995 Caroline in the City (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1995 The Pursuit of Happiness (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- New Guy in Town (1995)
- Wedding Dates (1995)
 1995 Pig Sty (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Mr. Nice Guy (1995)
 1993 Beethoven's 2nd (directed by)
 1992 Local Heroes (TV Series documentary)
 1991 Flesh 'n' Blood (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bebe's Wedding (1991)
 1991 The Super
 1989 K-9
 1987 Like Father Like Son (directed by)
 1986 Carly Mills (TV Movie)
 1986 Stranded (TV Movie)
 1986 Mary (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Mr. Lucky (1986)
- Beans (1986)
 1985 Teen Wolf
 1984 Poor Richard (TV Movie)
 1984 1st & Ten (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1984 Partners in Crime (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1984 The Duck Factory (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1983 Kudzu (TV Movie)
 1982 Tucker's Witch (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Abra-Cadaver (1982)
- Big Mouth (1982)
 1982 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (1 episode)
- One More Summer (1982)
 1981 Nichols & Dymes (TV Movie)
 1979-1981 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (24 episodes)
- Frog Story (1981)
- Daydreams (1981)
 1980 The Fantastic Funnies (TV Movie documentary) (segment "WKRP Howard Hesseman")
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Martha (Marti) C. Mueller  (his death)  (2 children)

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Personal Quote:

I don't rank with the greats. Which isn't to say I didn't believe in what I did. But I hold no illusions.


Has retired from film making and now lives in Franklin, Tennessee, concentrating more on photography. See more »

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