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Michael Uppendahl


Michael Uppendahl is a director and producer, known for The Walking Dead (2010), American Horror Story (2011) and Legion (2017). See full bio »

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Known For

The Walking Dead Director
(2013)
(2011-2016)
Legion Director
(2017)
Mad Men Director
(2008-2015)

Filmography

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  Candy (TV Mini Series) (1 episode) (filming)
 2021 American Crime Story (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Wilderness (2021)
 2015-2020 Fargo (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- East/West (2020)
 2020 Ratched (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Dance (2020)
 2020 Adam
 2020 Hollywood (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Jump (2020) ... (directed by)
- Outlaws (2020) ... (directed by)
 2020 Hunters (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Eilu v' Eilu (2020)
 2019 The Hot Zone (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Hidden (2019)
- Cell H (2019)
- Arrival (2019)
 2013-2018 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Shelley Duvall (2017)
- Tulip (2015)
- The Captain (2014)
 2018 Castle Rock (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Box (2018)
- Habeas Corpus (2018)
- Severance (2018)
 2017 Legion (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Chapter 8 (2017)
- Chapter 3 (2017)
- Chapter 2 (2017)
 2016 Fear the Walking Dead (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Blood in the Streets (2016) ... (directed by)
 2016 Daredevil (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Guilty as Sin (2016)
 2011-2016 American Horror Story (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Battle Royale (2016)
- Pink Cupcakes (2014)
 2014-2015 Manhattan (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Brooklyn (2015)
 2015 Scream Queens (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Ghost Stories (2015)
- Mommie Dearest (2015)
 2014-2015 TURN: Washington's Spies (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Providence (2015)
- Epiphany (2014)
 2008-2015 Mad Men (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- New Business (2015)
- A Day's Work (2014)
- The Crash (2013)
- Christmas Waltz (2012)
 2015 Shameless (TV Series) (1 episode)
- South Side Rules (2015)
 2013 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Live Bait (2013) ... (directed by)
 2012 Glee (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Glease (2012)
- Choke (2012)
 2012 Longmire (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Dark Road (2012)
 2010 Weeds (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pinwheels and Whirligigs (2010) ... (as Mike Uppendahl)
 2003-2004 Becker (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Snow Means Snow (2004)
- The Unbelievable Wrongness of Talking (2003) ... (as Mike Uppendahl)
- Amanda Moves Out (2003) ... (as Mike Uppendahl)
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Artistic Director of The Namaste Theatre Company, the award-winning ensemble he founded in Los Angeles in 1996. See more »

Alternate Names:

Mike Uppendahl
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Trivia:

Was thanked in Richard Linklater's "subUrbia" because Linklater cast Amie Carey as his lead after seeing her perform the role on stage under Uppendahl's direction.

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