William Dear

Director | Writer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Harry and the Hendersons (1987) | Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann (1982) | The Rocketeer (1991)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
Bill Dear | Dear
NICKNAME  
Bill
BORN 
Nov 30, 1944 (age 73)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for HoudiniHoudini Director  Less
  • Primary photo for LusitaniaLusitania Producer, Writer (screenplay by)  Less Treatment
Past Film & Video (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for A Mile in His ShoesA Mile in His Shoes (TV Movie) Director  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Wannabes Starring SavvyThe Wannabes Starring Savvy (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 3
  • Primary photo for Mr. Troop MomMr. Troop Mom (TV Movie) Director  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for School of LifeSchool of Life (TV Movie) Spaceman (as Bill Dear), Director  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Wonderful World of DisneyThe Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1999), Sparky (1 episode, 2000)  Less 1999–2000 2
    • Santa Who? (Nov 19, 2000) Sparky (as Bill Dear), Director  Less
    • Balloon Farm (Mar 28, 1999) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Balloon FarmBalloon Farm (TV Movie) Director  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Journey to the Center of the EarthJourney to the Center of the Earth (TV Movie) Director, Co-Executive Producer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Covington CrossCovington Cross (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1992), Writer (story) (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 2
  • Primary photo for DinosaursDinosaurs (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood DogHollywood Dog (TV Movie) Director  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Director  Less 1986– 
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) David (1 episode, 1986), Director (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985–1986 2
  • Primary photo for Michael Nesmith in Television PartsMichael Nesmith in Television Parts (TV Series) Director  Less 1985– 
  • Primary photo for Garry Shandling: Alone in VegasGarry Shandling: Alone in Vegas (TV Special) Director  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 2
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Making of 'Timerider'Making of 'Timerider' (Video) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Conversations with HollywoodConversations with Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Simon Says Chopped Chiseled and CharredSimon Says Chopped Chiseled and Charred (Video) Himself  Less 2009 $10K
  • Primary photo for Masters of FantasyMasters of Fantasy (TV Series) Himself - Writer Director (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
    • Rick Baker (Oct 11, 1996) Himself - Writer Director  Less

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