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Dean White, the veteran director of such TV shows as the highly-acclaimed "The Shield" and the procedural drama "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," is also a successful producer and occasional actor. White started out in the early '90s as a production assistant on the detective series "Reasonable Doubts" and soon worked his way up to a producing position on "Chicago Hope," the award-winning series centered on a group of skilled but dysfunctional doctors at a high-pressure Chicago hospital. He served as a main series producer on "The Shield," starring Michael Chiklis as corrupt cop Vic Mackey, and directed numerous episodes, including the pivotal segments "Exiled" and "Man Inside." White worked as a director-for-hire on several prime-time series, including "Men in Trees," about a relationship expert (Anne Heche) who moves to a remote Alaskan town, and the Texan football and family drama "Friday Night Lights." Between 2000 and 2001, he produced over 20 episodes of the Emmy-nominated "The District," about the efforts of a former NYPD cop to clean up crime-ridden Washington, D.C. White has also written for and produced the short-lived series "Past Life," which followed the unorthodox methods of a...

Dean White, the veteran director of such TV shows as the highly-acclaimed "The Shield" and the procedural drama "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," is also a successful producer and occasional actor. White started out in the early '90s as a production assistant on the detective series "Reasonable Doubts" and soon worked his way up to a producing position on "Chicago Hope," the award-winning series centered on a group of skilled but dysfunctional doctors at a high-pressure Chicago hospital. He served as a main series producer on "The Shield," starring Michael Chiklis as corrupt cop Vic Mackey, and directed numerous episodes, including the pivotal segments "Exiled" and "Man Inside." White worked as a director-for-hire on several prime-time series, including "Men in Trees," about a relationship expert (Anne Heche) who moves to a remote Alaskan town, and the Texan football and family drama "Friday Night Lights." Between 2000 and 2001, he produced over 20 episodes of the Emmy-nominated "The District," about the efforts of a former NYPD cop to clean up crime-ridden Washington, D.C. White has also written for and produced the short-lived series "Past Life," which followed the unorthodox methods of a reincarnated police detective, and helmed an episode of the nervy cop drama "Detroit 1-8-7."

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Bride of Vengeance (1949) The Sentry
2.
 The Stratton Story (1949) Luke Appling
3.
 Return of the Bad Men (1948) Billy the Kid
4.
 Race Street (1948) Big Jack
5.
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