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Leonard Katzman

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Birthday: Sep 2, 1927

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Leonard Katzman left his native New York to move to Los Angeles in his teens. He got his start in the film industry working as an assistant director on the serials Batman, Superman, and Brenda Starr for his uncle Sam Katzman, a producer. Katzman later became a television director during the medium's early years. He later spent 20 years working with the CBS network on such series as Gunsmoke, The Wild, Wild West, and Hawaii Five-0, but he is best known for Dallas. Katzman produced 365 episodes of the popular nighttime soap and also wrote and directed a few episodes. His three children also took part in the show's production. Katzman died in his Malibu home of an apparent heart attack on September 5, 1996; he was 69.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet Dallas: J.R. Returns Director Executive Producer 1996
No Score Yet Space Probe Taurus Director 1965

TV

Credit
75% Dallas
2012-2014
Producer 2012
No Score Yet Dallas
1978-1991
Director Executive Producer Producer 1991
1990
1988
1987
1986
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980
1979
1978
No Score Yet Gunsmoke
1955-1975
Director Producer 1975
1974
1973
1972
1971
1966
1961
No Score Yet Logan's Run
1977-1978
Producer
No Score Yet Walker, Texas Ranger
1993-2001
Executive Producer

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