Starting in the film industry as a child actor, Whorf first appeared in the film On Our Merry Way (1948) in 1946 with an all-star cast including Jimmy Stewart, Henry Fonda, Paulette Goddard, Fred MacMurray and Burgess Meredith. Summer Stock in New England at Marblehead, Ma. and Westport, Ct. punctuated his summers while attending Stanford ... See full bio »

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Firestarter Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1984)
Caddyshack Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1980)
The Right Stuff Production Manager
(1983)
The Streets of San Francisco Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1975-1977)

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 2001 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Evaluation Day (2001) ... (first assistant director)
- Sounds of Silence (2001) ... (first assistant director)
- $35K O.B.O. (2001) ... (first assistant director)
- Too Tough to Die (2001) ... (first assistant director)
- To Halve and to Hold (2001) ... (first assistant director)
 1999 The Test of Love (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1999 Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Reasonable Doubts (1999) ... (first assistant director)
- Welcome to Bent Copper (1999) ... (first assistant director)
 1999 Holy Joe (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Blackout (1997) ... (first assistant director)
- One Flew Over the Cuda's Nest (1997) ... (first assistant director)
- Shake, Rattle & Roll (1997) ... (first assistant director)
- Lost and Found (1997) ... (first assistant director)
 1997 Back in Business (first assistant director)
 1996 Dalva (TV Movie) (first assistant director - as David M. Whorf)
 1994 Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Spring 1866 - Spring/Summer 1866 (1994) ... (first assistant director)
- Autumn 1865 - Spring 1866 (1994) ... (first assistant director)
- Summer 1865 - Autumn 1865 (1994) ... (first assistant director)
 1993 Marilyn & Bobby: Her Final Affair (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1991 A Woman Named Jackie (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- The Onassis Years (1991) ... (first assistant director)
- The Kennedy Years (1991) ... (first assistant director)
- The Bouvier Years (1991) ... (first assistant director)
 1991 In Broad Daylight (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1989 Midnight Caller (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Promise to a Dead Man (1989) ... (first assistant director)
- Fathers and Sins (1989) ... (first assistant director)
 1985-1987 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series) (first assistant director - 17 episodes)
- The Road Back (1987) ... (first assistant director)
- I Confess (1987) ... (first assistant director)
- Among Friends (1987) ... (first assistant director)
- Shadowsight (1986) ... (first assistant director)
- Home Is the Hero (1986) ... (first assistant director)
 1985 The Heavenly Kid (first assistant director)
 1985 Porky's Revenge (first assistant director - as David M. Whorf)
 1984 Firestarter (first assistant director)
 1982 Love Child (first assistant director)
 1981 Nobody's Perfekt (first assistant director)
 1980 Island Claws (first assistant director)
 1980 Caddyshack (first assistant director)
 1980 Die Laughing (first assistant director)
 1979 Hot Stuff (first assistant director - as David M. Whorf)
 1979 The MacKenzies of Paradise Cove (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- The Little People (1979) ... (first assistant director)
- Crate Expectations (1979) ... (first assistant director)
 1979 When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? (first assistant director)
 1978 The Lazarus Syndrome (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1978 If Ever I See You Again (assistant director: west coast)
 1975-1977 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series) (assistant director - 23 episodes)
- Time Out (1977) ... (assistant director)
- Let's Pretend We're Strangers (1977) ... (assistant director)
- Dead Lift (1977) ... (assistant director)
- Interlude (1977) ... (assistant director)
- Innocent No More (1977) ... (assistant director)
 1971-1975 Cannon (TV Series) (assistant director - 29 episodes)
- Search and Destroy (1975) ... (assistant director)
- Missing at FL307 (1975) ... (assistant director)
- Perfect Fit for a Frame (1975) ... (assistant director)
- Flashpoint (1974) ... (assistant director)
- Deadly Heritage (1973) ... (assistant director)
 1975 The Abduction of Saint Anne (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1973 Barnaby Jones (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- Requiem for a Son (1973) ... (assistant director)
  The F.B.I. (TV Series) (assistant director - 11 episodes, 1970 - 1971) (first assistant director - 1 episode, 1970)
- Three-Way Split (1971) ... (assistant director)
- Turnabout (1971) ... (assistant director)
- The Replacement (1971) ... (assistant director)
- The Fatal Connection (1971) ... (assistant director)
- Center of Peril (1971) ... (assistant director)
 1969 The Immortal (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1969) ... (assistant director)
 1969 Seven in Darkness (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1969 Land of the Giants (TV Series) (assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Shell Game (1969) ... (assistant director)
- Rescue (1969) ... (assistant director)
- Seven Little Indians (1969) ... (assistant director)
- Deadly Lodestone (1969) ... (assistant director)
 1966-1969 The Felony Squad (TV Series) (assistant director - 17 episodes)
- Blind Terror (1969) ... (assistant director)
- Dark Memory (1968) ... (assistant director)
- Hostage (1968) ... (assistant director)
- The Nowhere Man: Part 1 (1968) ... (assistant director)
- The Deadly Innocents (1968) ... (assistant director)
 1968 Peyton Place (TV Series) (assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #5.15 (1968) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #5.14 (1968) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #5.8 (1968) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #5.7 (1968) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #5.2 (1968) ... (assistant director)
 1966-1968 Batman (TV Series) (assistant director - 28 episodes)
- The Entrancing Dr. Cassandra (1968) ... (assistant director)
- I'll Be a Mummy's Uncle (1968) ... (assistant director)
- The Duo Defy (1967) ... (assistant director)
- Ice Spy (1967) ... (assistant director)
- Caught in the Spider's Den (1967) ... (assistant director)
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Whorf discusses his role in the "Thriller" TV episode "Pigeons from Hell" in the book "A Sci-Fi Swarm and Horror Horde" (McFarland & Co., 2010) by Tom Weaver. See more »

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