Bill D'Elia

Producer | Writer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
How to Get Away with Murder (2014-2017) | Boston Legal (2004-2008) | Ally McBeal (2000-2002)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 8 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 nominations More »
GUILDS *
WGA | DGA
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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
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Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (46 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Director (7 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2018 7
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  • Primary photo for The Good DoctorThe Good Doctor (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 2
  • Primary photo for The ResidentThe Resident (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
  • Primary photo for Chris D'Elia: Man on FireChris D'Elia: Man on Fire (TV Special) Director  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for How to Get Away with MurderHow to Get Away with Murder (TV Series) Executive Producer (23 episodes, 2014), Director (11 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2017 29
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  • Primary photo for Blunt TalkBlunt Talk (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2016 3
  • Primary photo for GoliathGoliath (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The CatchThe Catch (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Chris D'Elia: IncorrigibleChris D'Elia: Incorrigible (TV Special) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for ManhattanManhattan (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The Crazy OnesThe Crazy Ones (TV Series) Executive Producer (22 episodes, 2013), Director (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2014 22
    • The Lighthouse (Apr 17, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
    • The Monster (Apr 17, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
    • Love Sucks (Apr 10, 2014) Director, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Chris D'Elia: White Male. Black Comic.Chris D'Elia: White Male. Black Comic. (TV Special) Director  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Monday MorningsMonday Mornings (TV Series) Executive Producer (10 episodes, 2013), Director (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 10
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  • Primary photo for Harry's LawHarry's Law (TV Series) Executive Producer (34 episodes, 2011), Director (7 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2012 34
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  • Primary photo for Wonder WomanWonder Woman (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The MentalistThe Mentalist (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for EastwickEastwick (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Criminal IntentLaw & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Boston LegalBoston Legal (TV Series) Executive Producer (101 episodes, 2004), Director (17 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2008 101
    • Last Call (Dec 8, 2008) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Made in China (Dec 8, 2008) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Juiced (Dec 1, 2008) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Writer (created by) (138 episodes, 1999), Writer (story) (1 episode, 1999), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999–2005 138
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  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Consulting Producer (5 episodes, 2004), Director (3 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2004 6
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  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999–2004 3
  • Primary photo for MiraclesMiracles (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2003), Consulting Producer (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 3
  • Primary photo for The Brotherhood of Poland, New HampshireThe Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Queens SupremeQueens Supreme (TV Series) Director  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for 111 Gramercy Park111 Gramercy Park (TV Movie) Director  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Film Segment Director (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
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  • Primary photo for American DreamsAmerican Dreams (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Ally McBealAlly McBeal (TV Series) Executive Producer (48 episodes, 2000), Director (8 episodes, 2000), 'A Chorus Line' Producer (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2000–2002 48
    • Bygones (May 20, 2002) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • All of Me (May 13, 2002) Executive Producer  Less
    • What I'll Never Do for Love Again (May 6, 2002) 'A Chorus Line' Producer (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Chicago HopeChicago Hope (TV Series) Consulting Producer (22 episodes, 1999), Co-Executive Producer (18 episodes, 1996), Director (17 episodes, 1995), Executive Producer (16 episodes, 1997), Executive Consultant (3 episodes, 1999)  Less 1995–2000 64
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  • Primary photo for Get RealGet Real (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The Tomorrow ManThe Tomorrow Man (TV Movie) Director  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Time Well SpentTime Well Spent (TV Movie) Director  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for CourthouseCourthouse (TV Series) Judge (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for In the Name of Love: A Texas TragedyIn the Name of Love: A Texas Tragedy (TV Movie) Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Big Dreams & Broken Hearts: The Dottie West StoryBig Dreams & Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story (TV Movie) Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1993), Superintendent Across the Hall (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1993–1995 3
  • Primary photo for Picket FencesPicket Fences (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994 2
  • Primary photo for Northern ExposureNorthern Exposure (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1994 5
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  • Primary photo for Harts of the WestHarts of the West (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 3
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992–1993 3
  • Primary photo for Reasonable DoubtsReasonable Doubts (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1993 5
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  • Primary photo for Doogie Howser, M.D.Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1993 3
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Civil WarsCivil Wars (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
Self (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1993–2005
  • Primary photo for My Date with DrewMy Date with Drew Himself  Less 2004 $1K $85K / —
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • How To Get Away With Murder * – executive producer/director ABC Studios/ShondaLand
  • Boston Legal * – executive producer/director david e. kelley productions
  • Harry's Law * – executive producer/director david e. kelley productions

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Ithaca College * – Bachelor of Science Film/TV Ithaca, NY
  • William Paterson College * – Master of Arts Communication Paterson, NJ
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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