Jim Drake is a director and assistant director, known for Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987), Speed Zone (1989) and Buffalo Bill (1983). See full bio »

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Known For

Speed Zone
Speed Zone Director
(1989)
Buffalo Bill
Buffalo Bill Director
(1983-1984)
The Golden Girls
The Golden Girls Director
(1985)

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 2008 The Suite Life on Deck (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Broke N Yo-Yo (2008)
 2005-2008 The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Benchwarmers (2008)
- Miniature Golf (2007)
- Kept Man (2006)
- Forever Plaid (2006)
- Day Care (2006)
 1998 House Rules (TV Series)
 1998 Malcolm & Eddie (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Police Academy: The Series (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1997 The Jamie Foxx Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Getting Personal (1997)
- Party, Party (1997)
- The Idol (1997)
- The In-Laws (1997)
 1995-1997 Dave's World (TV Series) (24 episodes)
- Oh Dad, Poor Dad (1997)
- Liar's Poker (1997)
 1996 The Best of John Candy on SCTV (TV Movie) (segment director)
 1995-1996 The Crew (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Sugar Shack (1995)
 1995 Night Stand (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Dating (1995)
- Confessions (1995)
 1994 Star Struck (TV Movie)
 1993-1994 Living Single (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Crappy Birthday (1993)
 1993 The Sinbad Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1993 Based on an Untrue Story (TV Movie)
 1992 Scorch (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1990 The Fanelli Boys (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tarnished Angel (1990)
 1989 Dad's a Dog (TV Movie)
 1989 Speed Zone
 1988 Mars: Base One (TV Movie)
 1988 Poison (TV Movie)
 1988 The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- The Irving Who Came to Dinner (1988) ... (segment "The Count Floyd Show")
- Eddy, We Hardly Knew Ye (1988) ... (segment "The Count Floyd Show")
- Eyewitness Ed (1988) ... (segment "The Count Floyd Show")
- Blowin' in the Wind (1988) ... (segment "The Count Floyd Show")
- Driver Ed (1988) ... (segment "The Count Floyd Show")
 1988 Goddess of Love (TV Movie)
 1987-1988 Boys Will be Boys (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- The Triangle (1988)
- Mid-Term Blues (1987)
- Handy Boy (1987)
- Oedipus Russell (1987)
 1988 Poison (TV Series)
 1987 Roomies (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Mid-Term Fever (1987) ... (directed by)
- Obsession (1987) ... (directed by)
- Bobby Midnight (1987) ... (directed by)
- The Ditch (1987) ... (directed by)
- To Tell the Truth (1987) ... (directed by)
 1986 The Alan King Show (TV Movie)
 1986 Valerie (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1984-1986 Who's the Boss? (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Unnatural (1986)
- Paint Your Wagon (1985)
- Truth in Dating (1984)
- Mona Gets Pinned (1984)
 1986 All Is Forgiven (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1985 Anything for Love (TV Movie)
 1985 This Wife for Hire (TV Movie)
 1984-1985 It's Your Move (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Rival (1984)
- Night Work (1984)
 1984 Newhart (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Georgie's Girl (1984)
- Cats (1984)
 1984 Double Trouble (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Bombshell (1984)
- Heartache (1984)
- Lust (1984)
 1984 Domestic Life (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Candidates (1984)
- Rip Rides Again (1984)
 1984 The Duck Factory (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1984 We Got It Made (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Fight (1984)
- Miss Mom (1984)
 1983-1984 Buffalo Bill (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- A Hero (1984)
- Jerry Lewis Week (1984)
 1983 SCTV Channel (TV Series)
 1983 Baby Makes Five (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1980-1981 Sanford (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- To Keep a Thief (1981)
- Private Lives (1981)
- Jury Duty (1981)
- Freeway (1981)
 1980 Joe's World (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1979 The Facts of Life (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- I.Q. (1979)
 1979 Completely Off the Wall (TV Movie)
 1979 Featherstone's Nest (TV Movie)
 1977 Forever Fernwood (TV Series)
 1977 Fernwood Tonight (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Roger Bellman (1977)
- Episode #1.28 (1977)
- Episode #1.27 (1977)
- Still a Dream (1977)
 1976-1977 Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV Series) (157 episodes)
- Episode #2.195 (1977)
- Episode #2.194 (1977)
- Episode #2.193 (1977)
- Episode #2.192 (1977)
- Episode #2.191 (1977)
 1976 Alice (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- A Call to Arms (1976)
 1973 Where the Heart Is (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.868 (1973)
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James R. Drake

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