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Visual Effects (feature film)

1.
19th Annual American Music Awards (1992) as Effects Technical Director
A presentation of the 19th annual American Music Awards honoring outstanding performers in American music. Winners are determined by the record-buying public in such areas as pop/rock, soul/rhythm & blues, country, heavy metal, rap and dance.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

2.
ON GOLDEN POND (2001)
A live adaptation of Ernest Thompson's play "On Golden Pond," a love story about a married couple who return to their summer home for the 44th year -- and reevaluate their dreams, relationships and mortality throughout their stay. Ethel and Norman Thayer return to their Maine summer home on Golden
3.
FAIL SAFE (2000)
Adaptation of the 1962 novel by Harvey Wheeler and Eugene Burdick, in which Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow, due to a transmission blunder. The President and U.S. military leaders must take drastic measures to sa
4.
Execution Of Raymond Graham, The (1984) as Technical Director
A live, dramatic telecast about Raymond Graham, a convicted killer who has spent five years on death row, and is scheduled to die at 10:58 PM. He waits with his family, his victim's family, and those who favor and oppose his execution, for the final word on clemency -- his last and only hope for sur

Director (special)

5.
9th Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1993) as Segment Director
The Television Academy Hall of Fame honors seven new inductees: John Chancellor, Dick Clark, Phil Donahue, producer Mark Goodson, Bob Newhart, soap opera producer Agnes Nixon, and Jack Webb.

Cinematography (special)

6.
NFL at 75: An All-Star Celebration, The (1995) as Video Wall Associate Director
Special celebrating the National Football League's 75th anniversary, featuring guest performances and appearances, footage from NFL history and the introduction of the NFL's All-Time Team.
7.
Jackson Family Honors, The (1994) as Video Wall Technical Director
Members of the singing Jackson family gather to honor individuals known for their charitable work. This year's recepients of Lifetime Achievement Awards are Elizabeth Taylor and Berry Gordy.
8.
American Music Awards, The (1989) as Video Effects
A three-hour live broadcast from Hollywood's Shrine Civic Auditorium of the 16th annual American Music Awards honoring musical artists in pop/rock, soul/rhythm and blues, country music, heavy metal and rap.

Visual Effects (special)

9.
1996 American Music Awards (1996) as Effects Technical Director
Presentation of the 23rd annual American Music Awards.
10.
1994 American Music Awards (1994) as Effects Technical Director
Presentation of the 21st annual American Music Awards.
11.
American Television Awards, The (1993) as Effects Technical Director
An awards special recognizing the top performances and programs seen on American television from April 13, 1992 to April 12, 1993, as determined by a survey of television critics, columnists and journalists.
12.
American Music Awards, The (1993) as Effects Technical Director
A presentation of the 20th annual American Music Awards, honoring musical artists in pop/rock, soul/rhythm & blues, country, heavy metal, rap and adult contemporary.
13.
6th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1992) as Effects Technical Director
The 6th annual American Comedy Awards honors top comedic performers in all fields of American entertainment.
14.
American Music Awards, The (1991) as Effects Technical Director
A live presentation of the 18th annual American Music Awards honoring musical performers.

Art Department (special)

15.
30th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1988) as Electronic Graphics
Live coverage of the 30th Annual Grammy Awards honoring excellence in the music recording industry. Broadcast from New York's Radio City Music Hall.
16.
39th Annual Emmy Awards, The (1987) as Electronic Graphics
A live telecast from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in California, of the Primetime Emmy Awards, honoring achievment in television. For the first time in Emmy history, the telecast does not air on one of the three major networks and this is the first of three consecutive annual telecast of the Emmy A

Film Production - Main (special)

17.
George Lopez: Why You Crying? (2004) as Technical Director
Comedian George Lopez riffs on his family and life events that led up to his current success.
18.
Book of David: The Cult Figure's Manifesto, The (2003) as Technical Director
Comedy special in which actor/comedian David Alan Grier sorts through marriage, the youth of today, world domination, and other complicated and confusing issues.
19.
American Celebration at Ford's Theatre, An (2003) as Technical Director
Benefiting the historic Ford's Theatre in Washington DC, this annual gala entertains an audience that includes the President and First Lady.
20.
Comedy Central Presents The NY Friars Club Roast of Chevy Chase (2002) as Technical Director
Coverage of the New York Friars Club Celebrity Roast of actor Chevy Chase.
21.
Comedy Central Presents the New York Friars Club Roast of Hugh M. Hefner (2001) as Technical Director
Coverage of the New York Friars Club roast of Hugh M. Hefner, founder of "Playboy" magazine.
22.
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand (2001) as Technical Director
The American Film Institute honors Barbra Streisand with its Lifetime Achievement Award for her accomplishments both in front of and behind the camera.
23.
Kevin James: Sweat the Small Stuff (2001) as Technical Director
Comedian Kevin James performs from the Hudson Theater in New York City.
24.
Women Rock! Girls & Guitars (2000) as Technical Director
Concert special to raise money and awareness for the fight against breast cancer. Benefiting the National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organization (NABCO) and the National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC), the concert is held at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles.
25.
American Film Institute Salute to Harrison Ford, The (2000) as Technical Director
The American Film Institute honors actor Harrison Ford with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
26.
Lifetime Presents Disney's American Teacher Awards (2000) as Technical Director
Telecast of the annual Disney's American Teacher Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, featuring 33 teacher honorees.
27.
Vikki Carr: Memories, Memorias (1999) as Technical Director
Vikki Carr performs and celebrates Mexican and Latin-American music of the 1940s and '50s and its influence on popular music in the United States from the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
28.
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1999) as Technical Director
Presentation of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) 14th Annual Hall of Fame ceremony from the Leonard H. Goldenson Theater in North Hollywood, California. The inductees are Carl Reiner, Fred Rogers, Lorne Michaels, Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer, Fred Silverman, Ethel Winant and the lat
29.
George Carlin: You Are All Diseased (1999) as Technical Director
Comedian George Carlin performs live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City.
30.
Disney's Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra in Concert (1999) as Technical Director
Concert telecast of a performance by Disney's Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra from Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City. Features 82 young musicians between the ages of eight and 13 from across the United States and England, chosen from live auditions in New York, Houston, Chicago and
31.
Sunday at the Oscars (1999) as Technical Director
Live coverage of celebrities as they arrive for the 71st Academy Awards presentation at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion of the Music Center of Los Angeles County. Also includes behind-the-scenes segments.
32.
American Celebration at Ford's Theatre, An (1999) as Technical Director
Entertainers gather for an annual performance at Ford's Theatre in Washinton DC. The entertainers pay tribute to the many forms of American music, from jazz and Broadway to gospel and country, before a live audience, including President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton.
33.
Larry King Meets E.R. (1998) as Technical Director
Live special featuring Larry King interviewing the cast the of the NBC series, "E.R."
34.
Snowden, Raggedy Ann & Andy Holiday Show (1998) as Technical Director
Skating special follows the continuing adventures of Snowden, the magical snowman from the holiday special "Snowden on Ice." Snowden is joined by his friend Doc and his magical wagon full of Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls. The dolls help Snowden and Doc make children's wishes come true by transporting t
35.
Snowden on Ice (1997) as Technical Director
Figure-skating special tells the story of Kate, a single mother who returns to Albert Pond, her childhood home, with her young daughter, Lizzie. As a child, Kate suffered a stunning defeat in a skating championship and has been afraid to skate again. When she returns to Albert Pond, she remembers a
36.
53rd Presidential Inaugural Gala (1997) as Technical Director
Broadcast of the entertainment gala marking the presidential inauguration of Bill Clinton for his second term.
37.
Classic Whitney Live From Washington, D.C. (1997) as Associate Director
Special live concert by Whitney Houston featuring many of her greatest hits, as well as gospel favorites and songs saluting some of her influences.
38.
Neil Diamond... Under a Tennessee Moon (1996) as Technical Director
Neil Diamond in concert from the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee.
39.
Grand Ole Opry 70th Anniversary (1996) as Technical Director
A special celebrating the Grand Ole Opry's 70th anniversary.
40.
Disney's Champions on Ice (1996) as Technical Director
Top figure-skating champions relive their greatest moments of victory in clips from their award-winning performances, as well as appear in specially produced production numbers.
41.
Dolly Parton: Treasures (1996) as Technical Director
Special featuring Dolly Parton in concert as she salutes her favorite songs and the songwriters and performers who made them famous.
42.
50th Annual Tony Awards, The (1996) as Associate Director
Live presentation of the 50th Annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the Broadway theater. The special includes a salute to Tony's Golden Anniversary spotlighting historic moments from previous Tony broadcasts.
43.
9th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1995) as Technical Director
A presentation of the 9th Annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the country's comedic talent in motion pictures, television and stand-up.
44.
Will You Marry Me? III (1995) as Technical Director
Third special looking at interesting ways people have proposed marriage.
45.
Special Evening With Elton John, A (1995) as Technical Director
Elton John performs songs from throughout his music career, accompanied only by his own piano and percussionist Ray Cooper.
46.
Barbra: The Concert (1994) as Technical Director
Concert footage from Anaheim, Calfornia, the last stop on Barbra Streisand's first singing tour in nearly three decades, as well as footage of her 1994 New Year's concert from The MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
47.
10th Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1994) as Associate Director
The Television Academy Hall of Fame honors seven new inductees: QVC chairman and creator of the Fox television network Barry Diller, actor-director Alan Alda, sports announcer Howard Cosell, animation team William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, talk show host Oprah Winfrey, and producer-journalist-educat
48.
Great Ones: The National Sports Awards, The (1993) as Technical Director
A special saluting outstanding American athletes. Also, the late tennis champion, Arthur Ashe, is honored by a presentation to his wife, Jeanne Ashe, in his memory.
49.
American Reunion: The 52nd Presidential Inaugural Gala, An (1993) as Technical Director
A broadcast of the entertainment gala marking the presidential inauguration of Bill Clinton.
50.
Christmas in Washington 1993 (1993) as Technical Coordinator
The 12th annual Christmas concert from Washington, DC.
51.
Christmas in Washington 1992 (1992) as Technical Director
This Christmas music special from Washington, D.C., is a benefit for the Children's Hospital.
52.
Grand Opening of Euro Disney, The (1992) as Technical Director
A special, hosted by Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson, marking the opening of Euro Disney in Paris, France.
53.
AFI Salute to Sidney Poitier (1992) as Technical Director
A broadcast in which the American Film Institute (AFI) presents its twentieth annual Life Achievement Award to Sidney Poitier.
54.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1992) as Technical Director
Broadcast of the fifteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1992 Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement: actor and dancer Ginger Rogers, jazz vibraphonist Lionel Hampton, actors Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, cellist and conductor Mstislav Rostropo
55.
Please Watch the Jon Lovitz Special, The (1992) as Technical Director
A live comedy pilot in which Jon Lovitz and guest stars perform a one-act play about a baseball player afflicted with a potentially fatal head injury who must choose between helping his team with the World Series or safeguarding his health.
56.
Sinbad: Brain Damaged (1991) as Technical Director
A comedy special starring Sinbad, taped before an audience at Morehouse College in Atlanta.
57.
Sinbad & Friends All the Way Live ... Almost (1991) as Technical Director
A special starring comedian Sinbad and guests in comedy sketches and stand-up comic presentations.
58.
Paul Rodriguez: Crossing Gang Lines (1991) as Technical Director
A documentary starring Paul Rodriguez, featuring highlights from a concert held for 45 rival gangs at the San Quentin State Prison in Los Angeles, California. Included are interviews with gang members who discuss their culture and lives.
59.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1991) as Technical Director
A broadcast of the fourteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1991 Kennedy Center Honors. This year's recipients are country music singer Roy Acuff, the musical comedy writer-performers Betty Comden and Adolph Green, the acrobatic tap dancers Fayard and Har
60.
All-Star Salute to Our Troops, The (1991) as Technical Director
A variety special honoring U.S. troops returning from the Persian Gulf.
61.
John Denver's Montana Christmas Skies (1991) as Technical Director
A special starring John Denver and his guests in Montana celebrating Native American Christmas traditions.
62.
Easter Seals Telethon (1991) as Technical Director
An Easter telethon marking the twentieth annual fund-raiser for Easter Seals, hosted by Pat Boone, Mary Frann, and Robb Weller.
63.
17th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1991) as Technical Director
A live presentation of the seventeenth annual "People's Choice Awards" honoring America's favorite entertainers. The Gallup organization determines the winners by way of a special poll.
64.
Christmas in Washington 1991 (1991) as Technical Director
The tenth annual presentation of the special celebrating Christmas in Washington, DC. Political figures attend the gala along with celebrities. The event features popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses performing traditional carols and songs.
65.
Dream Is Alive: The 20th Anniversary Celebration of Walt Disney World, The (1991) as Technical Director
A special commemorating Walt Disney World's 20th anniversary.
66.
Time Warner Presents the Earth Day Special (1990) as Technical Director
A special in which prominent celebrities of film, television, sports, and music join together to publicize the global crisis of pollution, starvation, and resource shortage under the sponsorship of giant media conglomerate Time Warner.
67.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1990) as Technical Director
A broadcast of the thirteenth annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the 1990 Kennedy Center Honors. This year's recipients are jazz musician Dizzy Gillespie, actress Katharine Hepburn, opera singer Rise Stevens, composer Jule Styne and film director Billy Wilder.
68.
16th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1990) as Technical Director
A live presentation of the sixteenth annual "People's Choice Awards" honoring America's favorite entertainers, in which the public determines the winners by a special Gallup Poll.
69.
Christmas in Washington 1990 (1990) as Technical Director
The ninth annual presentation of the special celebrating Christmas in Washington, D.C. Political figures attend the gala along with entertainment celebrities. The event features popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses performing traditional carols and songs.
70.
18th Annual American Film Institute Life Achievement Award: A Salute to Sir David Lean, The (1990) as Technical Director
Broadcast in which the American Film Institute (AFI) presents its eighteenth annual Life Achievement Award to director David Lean.
71.
42nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Presentation (1990) as Technical Director
Live telecast of the forty-second annual prime time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
72.
Motown 30: What's Goin' On! (1990) as Technical Director
A music special commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Motown recording label. The program features Motown's recording artists, as well as comedians and actors who have been influenced by the Motown sound.
73.
Kenny, Dolly & Willie: Something Inside So Strong (1989) as Technical Director
A concert featuring the country-western music of Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson as they perform together for the first time. The special was taped during an open-air concert for NASA employees and their families and includes the world premiere of Kenny Rogers' new video "Planet Texas."
74.
Ooh-La-La -- It's Bob Hope's Fun Birthday Spectacular From Paris' Bicentennial (1989) as Technical Director
A birthday salute to Bob Hope on his eighty-sixth birthday taped in Paris for the City of Light's celebration of the two-hundredth anniversary of the beginning of the French Revolution.
75.
Christmas in Washington 1989 (1989) as Technical Director
A television special celebrating Christmas in Washington, D.C. Traditionally, the nation's first family attends the gala along with a host of celebrities. The eighth annual event features popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses performing traditional carols and songs.
76.
Friday Night Surprise! (1988) as Technical Director
A comedy special which features surprises for people from all walks of life, including celebrities and viewers. Taped at the Cocoanut Grove in Los Angeles, California.
77.
All-Star Celebration: The '88 Vote, An (1988) as Technical Director
A variety special celebrating the importance of a citizen's right to vote and hinting at the almost meaningless exercise that presidential elections have become. Emphasis is given to votes on specific ballot issues that can have immediate effect on schools, environmental initiatives, state and local
78.
Christmas in Washington 1988 (1988) as Technical Director
The seventh annual Christmas musical gala featuring popular and classical music performers and nationally known choruses. The gala is traditionally attended by the President and First Lady along with other leaders and dignitaries from the nation's capital.
79.
Soap Opera Digest Awards (1988) as Technical Director
A two-hour telecast of the ceremonies honoring the winners in the 4th annual Soap Opera Digest Awards. Readers of the magazine cast their ballots to honor shows and performers in 21 categories, covering programs in both daytime and prime-time television.
80.
David Bowie: Glass Spider Tour (1988) as Technical Director
David Bowie appears in concert his first network television special, taped during part of his "Glass Spider" tour in November 1987.
81.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1988) as Technical Director
A special broadcast of the eleventh annual gala tribute to the distinguished artists who are recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, taped December 4, 1988 in Washington, DC. This year's honorees are Alvin Ailey, George Burns, Myrna Loy, Alexander Schneider, and Roger L. Stevens.
82.
Suzanne (1987) as Technical Director
A variety special hosted by Suzanne Somers, who displays her singing and dancing abilities in segments based on her nightclub act.
83.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1987) as Technical Director
The tenth annual special celebrating the performing arts and honoring some of the world's most distinguised artists for lifetime achievement: singer Perry Como, actress Bette Davis, singer and entertainer Sammy Davis Jr., musician Nathan Milstein, and choreographer Alwin Nikolais. The program was ta
84.
Supermodel of the World (1987) as Technical Director
A competition involving women from 26 different countries competing for a $250,000 modeling contract with the Ford Agency. The categories contestants are judged in include posing, swimsuit, evening gown, and photogenic competitions.
85.
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1987) as Technical Director
A two-hour special featuring the fourth annual awards show honoring individuals who have made lasting contributions to the television industry. The inductees for 1987's tribute are Johnny Carson, Bob Hope, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Leonard Goldenson, Jim Henson, Eric Sevareid and Ernie Kovacs. The prog
86.
Super Night at the Super Bowl (1987) as Technical Director
An all-star salute to professional football, featuring a combination of comedy, music, and video highlights from NFL games. The program is climaxed by the announcement of the NFL Alumni Association's "Player of the Year" Award.
87.
Motown Merry Christmas (1987) as Technical Director
A special featuring Motown stars performing holiday songs. The program was taped on stage at the Aquarius Theater in Hollywood, California.
88.
Star-Spangled Celebration, A (1987) as Technical Director
A three-hour live-and-taped telecast on the Fourth of July celebrating the holiday and the continuation of "Project Literacy U.S." The program highlights concerts in Busch Stadium and under Gateway Arch on the Mississippi River in St. Louis, and musical performances around the country by well-known
89.
Christmas in Washington 1987 (1987) as Technical Director
A musical celebration with traditional carols and contemporary seasonal songs performed before an invited audience of government officials and dignitaries.
90.
Christmas in Washington 1986 (1986) as Technical Director
John Forsythe welcomes the nation's first family and a distinguished audience of notables from the nation's capital when he hosts the fifth annual telecast of the perennial NBC special.
91.
Neil Diamond... Hello Again (1986) as Technical Director
A music special that offers a light-hearted view of the singer/songwriter's day, as Neil Diamond sings some of his hit songs, rehearses with Stevie Wonder, and fantasizes about what it would have been like to work with Carol Burnett on her TV show.
92.
Frankenstein (1986) as Technical Director
A dramatization of Mary Shelley's classic horror story, taped on location on the stage of the Minneapolis Children's Theatre.
93.
Disneyland's Summer Vacation Party (1986) as Technical Director
An entertainment special featuring an array of music and comedy stars at a gala summer party direct from the world-famous Disneyland theme park.
94.
Funny (1986) as Technical Director
A quasi-scientific look at what tickles the funny bone throughout the world, presented in a comedy magazine format with performances by top comics.
95.
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1986) as Technical Director
In a special black-tie event, celebrities perform as entertainers and pay tribute as seven new members are inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame. The inductees include: Steve Allen, Fred Coe, Walt Disney, Jackie Gleason, Mary Tyler Moore, Frank Stanton, and Burr Tillstrom.
96.
American Bandstand's 33 1/3 Celebration (1985) as Technical Director
Dick Clark is joined by more that fifty of the biggest names in the music world as he celebrates 33 and a third years of America's longest-running and most popular teenage dance show. Also commemorated is a third of a century of the medium that people used to call L.P.'s, or long-playing records. A
97.
Television Academy Hall of Fame, The (1985) as Technical Director
A special honoring the Television Academy's inductees into its Hall of Fame. This year's inductees include: performers Carol Burnett and Sid Caesar; newscaster Walter Cronkite; writer and producer Rod Sterling; creator and sponsor of the "Hallmark Hall of Fame," Joyce C. Hall; and network executive
98.
Anne Murray: The Sounds of London (1985) as Technical Director
A musical tour of London with singer Anne Murray.
99.
Christmas in Washington 1985 (1985) as Technical Director
President and Mrs. Reagan take part in a musical celebration of Christmas in the nation's capital.
100.
Rich Little & A Night of 42 Stars (1985) as Technical Director
An "On Location" presentation featuring comic impressionist Rich Little in a performance taped before an audience at the MGM Grant Hotel in Las Vegas on Septemeber 8, 1985.
101.
Rich Little and a Night of 42 Stars (1985) as Technical Director
Impressionist Rich Little presents his showcase of 42 stars in this spoof of network television's "Night of 100 Stars."
102.
Screen Actors Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration, The (1984) as Technical Director
The Screen Actors Guild, the trade union for motion picture performers, celebrates its fiftieth anniversary in this variety special.
103.
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever (1983) as Technical Director
Variety special featuring the music and stars of Motown on the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Motown Record Company in 1958.

Misc. Crew (special)

104.
44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, The (1992)
A live presentation of the 44th annual prime-time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.
105.
44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, The (1992) as National Awards Chairman (Atas)
A live presentation of the 44th annual prime-time Emmy Awards honoring the best in television.

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