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Tom Patchett is a producer, director and writer, known for The Carol Burnett Show (1973) The Bob Newhart Show (1973 -1977), The Tony Randall Show (1978-79, Open All Night (1981), Buffalo Bill (1982-83), and Alf (1986-1990). He also co-wrote the screenplays for the films The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984) and The Great Muppet Caper (1981). See full bio »

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Known For

Buffalo Bill Writer
(1983-1984)
(1972-1977)
ALF Writer
(1986-1990)
(1972-1978)

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 2005 ALF: The ALF Shopping Network (Video short)
 2004 ALF: I'm on DVD (Video short)
 1996 Project: ALF (TV Movie) (written by)
 1990 Working Girl (TV Series) (developed by - 1 episode)
- It's Only Love (1990) ... (creator)
  ALF (TV Series) (created by - 102 episodes, 1986 - 1990) (written by - 5 episodes, 1986 - 1988)
- Consider Me Gone (1990) ... (creator)
- I Gotta Be Me (1990) ... (creator)
- Hungry Like the Wolf (1990) ... (creator)
- Stayin' Alive (1990) ... (creator)
- Mr. Sandman (1990) ... (creator)
 1989 Alf (Video Game) (characters)
 1988 ALF Tales (TV Series) (creator - 1988-1990)
 1987 A.L.F. (TV Series) (creator)
 1984 The Muppets Take Manhattan (screenplay by) / (story by)
  Buffalo Bill (TV Series) (created by - 26 episodes, 1983 - 1984) (written by - 4 episodes, 1983 - 1984)
- Church of the Poisoned Mind (1984) ... (creator)
- The Tap Dancer (1984) ... (creator)
- A Hero (1984) ... (creator)
- Buffalo Bill Versus the Kremlin (1984) ... (creator)
 1983 Sitcom (TV Movie)
 1981 Open All Night (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Night Moves (1981) ... (creator)
 1981 The Great Muppet Caper (written by)
 1978 Mary (TV Series) (writer)
  The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) (writer - 24 episodes, 1972 - 1973) (written by - 1 episode, 1978)
- A Special Evening with Carol Burnett (1978) ... (written by)
- Episode #6.24 (1973) ... (writer)
- Episode #6.23 (1973) ... (writer)
- David Hartman, Paula Kelly (1973) ... (writer)
- Episode #6.21 (1973) ... (writer)
  The Tony Randall Show (TV Series) (created by - 44 episodes, 1976 - 1978) (written by - 8 episodes, 1976 - 1978)
- Wyatt Loves Bonnie (1978) ... (creator)
- The Way It Was (1978) ... (creator)
- Adios, Mr. Chips (1978) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Phantom of the Poconos (1978) ... (creator)
- Eyes of the Law (1978) ... (creator) / (written by)
  We've Got Each Other (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes, 1977 - 1978) (written by - 1 episode, 1977)
- Pumping Iron (1978) ... (creator)
- The Long Vacation (1977) ... (creator)
- The Magic Show (1977) ... (creator)
- Miss Wonderful (1977) ... (creator)
- The Oil Spill (1977) ... (creator)
 1977 The Chopped Liver Brothers (TV Movie)
  The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series) (written by - 19 episodes, 1972 - 1976) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1974)
- Peeper Two (1976) ... (written by)
- Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time (1975) ... (written by)
- The Heavyweights (1975) ... (written by)
- Death of a Fruitman (1975) ... (written by)
 1972 The Sandy Duncan Show (TV Series)
 1972 Portable Electric Medicine Show (TV Special)
 1971 Goin' Back to Indiana (TV Special)
 1971 Diana! (TV Special)
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Other Works:

Stageplay: Show You Wound: The Death and Times of Joseph Beuys (Stage play, 2002) Produced in Berlin (2016) as Jeder Hasen ein Kunstler: Eine Beuys Fabel (2016).

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Alternate Names:

Patchett and Tarses

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