Aaron Ruben (I) (1914–2010)

Writer | Producer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
The Andy Griffith Show (1960-1968) | Sanford and Son (1972-1974) | Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964-1969)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Aaron Rubin
BORN 
Mar 1, 1914 (died Jan 30, 2010)

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Past Film & Video (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (28 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Creative Consultant (41 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990–1992 41
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  • Primary photo for Piece of CakePiece of Cake (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for American Film Institute Comedy SpecialAmerican Film Institute Comedy Special (TV Special) Producer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Too Close for ComfortToo Close for Comfort (TV Series) Executive Producer (5 episodes, 1985), Writer (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985–1987 6
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  • Primary photo for Teachers OnlyTeachers Only (TV Series) Writer (created by) (21 episodes, 1982), Writer (2 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982–1983 21
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  • Primary photo for Wendy Hooper, U.S. ArmyWendy Hooper, U.S. Army (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Stockard Channing ShowThe Stockard Channing Show (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) (3 episodes, 1980), Writer (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 5
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  • Primary photo for CPO SharkeyCPO Sharkey (TV Series) Writer (created by) (37 episodes, 1976), Writer (teleplay) (14 episodes, 1976), Writer (11 episodes, 1976), Executive Producer (3 episodes, 1977), Producer (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976–1978 37
    • The Used Car Caper (Apr 28, 1978) Writer (created by)  Less
    • The Even Couple (Apr 21, 1978) Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Fear of Flying (Apr 14, 1978) Writer (created by), Writer (teleplay)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Great DayGreat Day (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Charo and the SergeantCharo and the Sergeant (TV Movie) Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Grandpa MaxGrandpa Max (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Producer (62 episodes, 1972), Story Consultant (44 episodes, 1972), Writer (teleplay by) (18 episodes, 1972), Writer (3 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972–1974 62
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  • Primary photo for Cat BallouCat Ballou (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The New Andy Griffith ShowThe New Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1971), Producer (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for HeadmasterHeadmaster (TV Series) Writer (created by) (13 episodes, 1970), Producer (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970 13
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  • Primary photo for Gomer Pyle: USMCGomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series) Writer (created by) (150 episodes, 1964), Executive Producer (150 episodes, 1964), Writer (9 episodes, 1964), Director (2 episodes, 1964), Richard O. Linke (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1964–1969 150
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  • Primary photo for The Andy Griffith ShowThe Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) Writer (created by) (249 episodes, 1960), Producer (159 episodes, 1960), Story Consultant (124 episodes, 1960), Writer (7 episodes, 1962), Director (2 episodes, 1964)  Less 1960–1968 249
    • Mayberry R.F.D. (Apr 1, 1968) Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • A Girl for Goober (Mar 25, 1968) Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • Opie and Mike (Mar 18, 1968) Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Don Knotts SpecialThe Don Knotts Special (TV Special) Producer, Writer  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Salute to Stan LaurelSalute to Stan Laurel (TV Special) Writer  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Jim Nabors ShowThe Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Jim Nabors Show (TV Special) Writer  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for A Child's Guide to ScreenwritingA Child's Guide to Screenwriting (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for New Comedy ShowcaseNew Comedy Showcase (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Phil Silvers ShowThe Phil Silvers Show (TV Series) Director (31 episodes, 1958), Staged By (24 episodes, 1957), Writer (1 episode, 1957), Lieutenant Ruben (1 episode, 1956), Writer (teleplay by) (1 episode, 1956), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956–1959 57
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  • Primary photo for Keep in StepKeep in Step (TV Movie) Director  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Phil Silvers Pontiac Special: Keep in StepThe Phil Silvers Pontiac Special: Keep in Step (TV Special) Director  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Caesar's HourCaesar's Hour (TV Series) Writer (5 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1957 5
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  • Primary photo for Salute to BaseballSalute to Baseball (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 1953), Writer (4 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1954 8
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Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TV Land MogulsTV Land Moguls (TV Mini-series) Self (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Inside TV Land: The Andy Griffith ShowInside TV Land: The Andy Griffith Show (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Archives of American TelevisionArchives of American Television (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Caesar's WritersCaesar's Writers (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Andy Griffith Show ReunionAndy Griffith Show Reunion (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993

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