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Billy Dickson

Billy Dickson was born in Elgin, Illinois, USA. He is a cinematographer and director, known for Ally McBeal (1997), IQ-145 (2008) and Believe (2016). See full bio »
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Ally McBeal
Ally McBeal Cinematographer
IQ-145 Cinematographer
Believe Cinematographer
One Tree Hill
One Tree Hill Cinematographer


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 2016 Believe
 2015 Toy Story at 20: To Infinity and Beyond (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 2012 House: Swan Song (TV Movie documentary)
 2011/I Push (Short)
 2010 Eyes to See (Short)
 2008 12 Miles of Bad Road (TV Series) (director of photography - 6 episodes)
- Texas Stadium (2008) ... (director of photography)
- Tremors (2008) ... (director of photography)
- Pilot (2008) ... (director of photography)
- The Dirty White Girl ... (director of photography)
- Moonshadow ... (director of photography)
  IQ-145 (TV Series) (7 episodes, 2008) (director of photography - 5 episodes, 2008)
- Quest for Knowledge (2008) ... (director of photography)
- Door Number Two (2008)
- Compromised (2008)
 2004 Pop Rocks (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 2002 Hidden Hills (TV Series)
  Ally McBeal (TV Series) (88 episodes, 1997 - 2002) (director of photography - 16 episodes, 1997 - 2002)
- Bygones (2002)
- All of Me (2002) ... (director of photography)
- Tom Dooley (2002) ... (director of photography)
 1999 Ally (TV Series)
  Deadly Games (TV Series) (12 episodes, 1995 - 1997) (director of photography - 1 episode, 1995)
- Dr. Kramer (1996)
- The Trash Man (1996)
- Divorce Lawyer (1995)
 1997 Sins of the Mind (TV Movie)
 1996-1997 The Big Easy (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- The Love Doctor (1996)
- Crawdaddy (1996)
- The Gambler (1996)
- Stodermayer (1996)
 1996 Frequent Flyer (TV Movie)
 1996 A Promise to Carolyn (TV Movie)
 1995 Fast Company (TV Movie)
 1995 As Good as Dead (TV Movie)
 1994 MacShayne: Winner Takes All (TV Movie)
 1993 Night Owl (TV Movie)
 1993 Tainted Blood (TV Movie)
 1993 Babylon 5: The Gathering (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1992 Chrome Soldiers (TV Movie)
 1992 Woman with a Past (TV Movie)
 1992 Grass Roots (TV Movie)
 1992 Are You Lonesome Tonight (TV Movie)
 1991 Brotherhood of the Gun (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1991 Knight Rider 2000 (TV Movie)
 1991 Victim of Love (TV Movie)
 1991 Edge of Honor
 1991 Tagget (TV Movie)
 1990 Waiting for the Wind (Short) (director of photography - as Bill Dickson)
 1990 Vestige of Honor (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1989 Desperado: Badlands Justice (TV Movie)
 1989 Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (TV Movie)
 1989 The Magic Boy's Easter (Video short) (director of photography)
 1988 Grotesque (director of photography - as Bill Dickson)
 1987 Code Name Zebra (director of photography - as Bill Dickson)
 1987 Nightforce (Video)
 1952 This Is the Life (TV Series)
Show Show Director (5 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (14 credits)
Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Visual effects (2 credits)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) since 2002.

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