Franklin J. Schaffner (1920–1989)

Director | Producer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Patton (1970) | Ford Star Jubilee (1955-1956) | Planet of the Apes (1968)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Franklin Scaffner | Franklin Schaffner | Frank Schaffner | S. Schaffner  Less
BORN 
May 30, 1920 (died Jul 2, 1989)

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Past Film & Video (17 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (19 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ABC Stage 67ABC Stage 67 (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for One-Eyed Jacks Are WildOne-Eyed Jacks Are Wild (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Ambassador at LargeAmbassador at Large (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) Director (10 episodes, 1962), Executive Producer (4 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1964 11
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  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Director (6 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 6
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  • Primary photo for A Tour of the White HouseA Tour of the White House (TV Movie) Director (as Franklin Schaffner)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Cry Vengeance!Cry Vengeance! (TV Movie) Director  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Director (19 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1960 19
    • The Cruel Day (Feb 24, 1960) Director (as Franklin Schaffner)  Less
    • The Silver Whistle (Dec 24, 1959) Director (as Franklin Schaffner)  Less
    • The Rank and File (May 28, 1959) Director (as Franklin Schaffner)  Less
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  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1959), Producer (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Director (248 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1959 248
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  • Primary photo for Producers' ShowcaseProducers' Showcase (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Kaiser Aluminum HourThe Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series) Director (6 episodes, 1956), Producer (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 6
    • So Short a Season (Feb 12, 1957) Director (as Franklin Schaffner), Producer  Less
    • The Rag Jungle (Nov 20, 1956) Director (as Franklin Schaffner)  Less
    • Angel's Ransom (Oct 23, 1956) Director (as Franklin Schaffner), Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Director  Less 1952–1957
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Director (110 episodes, 1949), Set Decorator (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1949–1956 110
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  • Primary photo for Ford Star JubileeFord Star Jubilee (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1955), Writer (adaptation) (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955–1956 2
  • Primary photo for The Best of BroadwayThe Best of Broadway (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of TomorrowTales of Tomorrow (TV Series) Director  Less 1951–1953
  • Primary photo for The Ford Theatre HourThe Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) Director (22 episodes, 1948)  Less 1948–1951 22
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  • Primary photo for WesleyWesley (TV Series) Director (13 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949 13
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Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Patton: A Tribute to Franklin J. SchaffnerPatton: A Tribute to Franklin J. Schaffner (Video) Himself - Director, 1970 (voice)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for CinemaCinema (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 14th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1962
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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