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James Yukich

James "Jim" Yukich is a television and film director who has done everything from variety/comedy specials to live concerts to music videos to talk shows to movies. He graduated from Purdue University's Brian Lamb School of Communication in 1978 with a BA in Film/TV and began his career in the mail room at Capitol-EMI Records in Hollywood and ... See full bio »

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 2020 Nice One! (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Lazy Mannequins (2020)
- Shuttle Safety? (2020)
 2020 Def Leppard - London to Vegas (TV Special)
 2015 Mariah Carey's Merriest Christmas (TV Special)
 2015 Heart of Storm: Rock Ballet (TV Special)
 2014 Uganda Be Kidding Me Live (TV Movie)
 2008-2014 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Live Finale (2014)
- Episode #3.1 (2008)
 2012 Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2012)
- Episode #1.3 (2012)
- Episode #1.2 (2012)
- Episode #1.1 (2012)
 2010 Chelsea's Big Interview Special (TV Special)
 2010 Dennis Miller: The Big Speech (TV Special)
 2009 Comedians of Chelsea Lately (TV Movie)
 2007 Katt Williams: American Hustle (Video documentary) (live director)
 2007 Meet the Cheetahs (Video short) (as Jim Yukich)
 2007 The Cheetah Girls in Concert: The Party's Just Begun Tour (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 2006 Radio Disney Party Jams: The Concert (Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 2006 Katt Williams: The Pimp Chronicles Pt. 1 (TV Special documentary) (directed by)
 2006 Dennis Miller: All In (TV Special) (as Jim Yukich)
 2005 Movies 101 (TV Series)
 2004 Genesis: The Video Show (Video)
 2004 Christy Carlson Romano: Dive In (Music Video) (directed by)
 2003 Phil Collins: Look Through My Eyes (Music Video)
 2003 Phil Collins: Wake Up Call (Music Video)
 2003 Pat Benatar: Choice Cuts - The Complete Video Collection (Video) (videos "Le Bel Age", "All Fired Up", "Don't Walk Away", "Lets Stay Together")
 2003 Dennis Miller: The Raw Feed (TV Special documentary) (as Jim Yukich)
 2002 Best of Bowie (Video documentary) (video "Modern Love")
 2001 Babyface: A Collection of Hit Videos (Video) (video "Whip Appeal")
 2000 Winning Lines (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Winning Lines (2000) ... (as Jim Yukich)
- Winning Lines 9 (2000) ... (as Jim Yukich)
- Winning Lines 8 (2000) ... (as Jim Yukich)
- Winning Lines 6 (2000) ... (as Jim Yukich)
- Winning Lines (2000) ... (as Jim Yukich)
 1999 LFO Live from Orlando (TV Special)
 1998 Loveline (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #4.12 (1998)
 1997 Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II (Video) (video "Liberian Girl", as Jim Yukich)
 1997 Phil Collins: No Matter Who (Music Video)
 1997 Meet Hanson (TV Movie documentary)
 1997 Phil Collins: Wear My Hat (Music Video)
 1997 Phil Collins: It's in Your Eyes (Music Video)
 1996 Bonnie Raitt: Road Tested (TV Movie documentary)
 1996 Gallup Extreme Magic (TV Special)
 1996 Farm Aid '96 (TV Special)
 1996 Wynonna: Revelations (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Debbie Gibson: For Better or Worse (Music Video)
 1995 Live at the Joint (TV Special)
 1994 Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Phil Collins (1994)
 1994 The Muppets: She Drives Me Crazy (Music Video short)
 1994 Double Dragon
 1994 Listen to the Music (Video)
 1993 Phil Collins: Everyday (Music Video)
 1993 The 1993 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special)
 1993 Willie Nelson: The Big Six-0 (TV Special documentary)
 1993 Exposé: I'll Never Get Over You (Getting Over Me) (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1993 Genesis: The Way We Walk - Live in Concert (Video documentary)
 1993 Genesis: Tell Me Why (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1992 Richard Marx: Take This Heart (Music Video)
 1992 The 1992 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special)
 1992 Genesis: Jesus He Knows Me (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1992 Genesis: Opening Night (TV Movie documentary) (as Jim Yukich)
 1992 Michael Bolton: Steel Bars (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1992 Genesis: Hold on My Heart (Music Video)
 1992 Michael Bolton: Missing You Now (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1992 Genesis: I Can't Dance (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1991 Dive! Dive! Live! (Video)
 1991 1991 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special)
 1991 Genesis: No Son of Mine (Music Video)
 1991 Ray Charles: 50 Years in Music (TV Special documentary)
 1991 Paul Reiser: 3 1/2 Blocks from Home (TV Special documentary) (as Jim Yukich)
 1991 Bruce Dickinson: Dive, Dive, Dive (Video documentary) (as Jim Yukich)
 1991 ABC in Concert (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1991)
 1991 Whitney Houston: Miracle (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1991 Voices That Care: Voices That Care (Music Video short) (as Jim Yukich)
 1991 Voices That Care (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Cheap Trick: If You Need Me (Music Video)
 1990 1990 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special)
 1990 Alias: Haunted Heart (Music Video)
 1990 Crosby, Stills & Nash: Live It Up (Music Video short)
 1990 Crosby Stills & Nash: I Anybody Had A Heart (Music Video short)
 1990 New Kids on the Block: Games (Music Video short) (as Jim Yukich)
 1990 Phil Collins: All of My Life (Music Video)
 1990 Phil Collins: Father to Son (Music Video)
 1990 Dennis Miller: Black and White (TV Special) (as Jim Yukich)
 1990 Nelson: Love and Affection (Music Video)
 1990 Nelson: After the Rain (Music Video)
 1990 Phil Collins: Hang in Long Enough (Music Video)
 1990 Seriously... Phil Collins (TV Movie) (as Jim Yukich)
 1990 Go West: King of Wishful Thinking (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1990 Phil Collins: That's Just the Way It Is (Music Video short)
 1990 Phil Collins: Do You Remember? (Music Video)
 1990 Babyface: Whip Appeal (Music Video)
 1989 Debbie Gibson: Electric Youth (Music Video)
 1989 Debbie Gibson: No More Rhyme (Music Video)
 1989 Donny Osmond: Hold On (Video short)
 1989 Mickey Thomas: Sing! (Music Video)
 1989 Mike + the Mechanics: A Closer Look (Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1989 The Gap Band: Addicted to your Love (Music Video short)
 1989 Gloria Estefan: Get on Your Feet (Music Video)
 1989 Phil Collins: Another Day in Paradise (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1989 W.A.S.P.: Forever Free (Music Video)
 1989 Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1989 Richard Marx: Right Here Waiting (Music Video)
 1989 W.A.S.P.: The Real Me (Music Video)
 1989 The Doobie Brothers: The Doctor (Music Video)
 1989 Mike + the Mechanics: Seeing is Believing (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1989 Debbie Gibson: Lost in Your Eyes (Music Video)
 1989 Survivor: Across the Miles (Music Video)
 1989 Paul Carrack & Terri Nunn: Romance (Music Video)
 1988 Gregg Allman: Slip Away (Video short)
 1988 Jethro Tull: Jump Start (Video short)
 1988 Ron Reagan Is the President's Son (TV Movie) (as Jim Yukich)
 1988 Stryper: I Believe in You (Music Video)
 1988 Christmas in Aspen (TV Special) (as Jim Yukich)
 1988 Survivor: Didn't Know It Was Love (Music Video)
 1988 Mike + the Mechanics: Nobody's Perfect (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1988 Phil Collins: Two Hearts (Music Video)
 1988 Pat Benatar: Don't Walk Away (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1988 Kenny G: Silhouette (Music Video)
 1988 Peter Cetera: The Best of Times (Music Video)
 1988 Debbie Gibson: Staying Together (Music Video)
 1988 38 Special: Rock and Roll Strategy (Music Video)
 1988 Kenny Loggins: Nobody's Fool (Music Video)
 1988 Stryper: Always There for You (Music Video)
 1988 Pat Benatar: All Fired Up (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1988 The System: Coming to America (Music Video)
 1988 REO Speedwagon: Here with Me (Music Video)
 1988 Eric Carmen: Make Me Lose Control (Music Video)
 1988 The Smithereens: Only a Memory (Music Video)
 1988 Jon Anderson: Hold on to Love (Music Video)
 1988 Cheap Trick: The Flame (Music Video)
 1988 Three: Talking About (Music Video)
 1987 Genesis: The Invisible Touch Tour (Documentary short) (as Jim Yukich)
 1987 Funny, You Don't Look 200: A Constitutional Vaudeville (TV Movie documentary) (as Jim Yukich)
 1987 Starship: Beat Patrol (Music Video)
 1987 Genesis: Anything She Does (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1987 REO Speedwagon: Variety Tonight (Music Video)
 1987 Bruce Willis: Respect Yourself (Music Video short)
 1987 Tonight, Tonight, Tonight (Music Video short) (as Jim Yukich)
 1987 The Return of Bruno (TV Movie) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 Eric Clapton: Alive Now! (TV Special)
 1986 Genesis: Land of Confusion (Music Video)
 1986 John Eddie: Jungle Boy (Video short)
 1986 Marilyn Martin: Move Closer (Video short)
 1986 Mike + the Mechanics: Taken In (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 Pat Benatar: The Visual Music Collection (Video) (video "Le Bel Age")
 1986 Peter Frampton: All Eyes on You (Video short)
 1986 Peter Frampton: Lyin' (Video short)
 1986 Phil Collins: Take Me Home (Music Video)
 1986 The Making of GTR (Video short) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 Genesis: Throwing It All Away (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 Iron Maiden: Wasted Years (Music Video)
 1986 Genesis: In Too Deep (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 38 Special: Somebody Like You (Music Video)
 1986 GTR: When the Heart Rules the Mind (Music Video)
 1986 Mike + the Mechanics: All I Need Is a Miracle (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 Genesis: Invisible Touch (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1986 38 Special: Like No Other Night (Music Video)
 1986 Pat Benatar: Le Bel Age (Music Video)
 1986 Marilyn Martin: Night Moves (Music Video)
 1985 Phil Collins: Don't Lose My Number (Music Video)
 1985 Phil Collins: One More Night (Music Video)
 1985 Phil Collins: Sussudio (Music Video)
 1985 Joe Lynn Turner: Endlessly (Music Video)
 1985 Iron Maiden: Live After Death (Video documentary)
 1985 Jeff Beck: Ambitious (Music Video)
 1985 Iron Maiden: Running Free (Music Video)
 1985 Phil Collins: No Jacket Required (TV Special)
 1985 Hall & Oates: The Liberty Concert (TV Special)
 1985 Kenny Loggins: Forever (Music Video)
 1985 Foreigner: That Was Yesterday (Music Video)
 1984 Genesis: The Mama Tour (Video documentary)
 1984 Scandal: Hands Tied (Music Video)
 1984 Iron Maiden: Aces High (Music Video)
 1984 Berlin: Dancing in Berlin (Music Video)
 1984 Berlin: Now It's My Turn (Music Video)
 1984 Iron Maiden: 2 Minutes to Midnight (Music Video)
 1984 Berlin Video 45 (Video)
 1983 David Bowie: Modern Love (Music Video)
 1983 Genesis: That's All (Music Video) (as Jim Yukich)
 1983 Kim Carnes: Invisible Hands (Music Video)
 1983 Iron Maiden: Flight of Icarus (Music Video)
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Father of Jamie Yukich.

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