Don Chaffey

Screenwriter / Film Director / Film Producer / Art Director / Television Director | * 08/05/1917 († 73, 11/13/1990) | Hastings, Sussex (United Kingdom (UK))
Donald Chaffey (5 August 1917 – 13 November 1990) was a British film director, writer, producer, and art director. Chaffey's film career began as an art director in 1947, and his directorial debut was in 1953. He remained active in the industry until his death in 1990 from heart failure. His film Charley One-Eye (1973) was entered into the 24th Berlin International Film Festival He is chiefly remembered for his fantasy films, which include Jason and the Argonauts (1963), The Three Lives of Thomasina (1963), One Million Years B.C. (1966), The Viking Queen (1967), Creatures the World Forgot (1971), Pete's Dragon (1977), and C.H.O.M.P.S. (1979), his final feature film. Concurrent wit... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action & Adventure | Kids & Family

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Movies with Don Chaffey as Crew(36)

Directing/Director1985 International Airport
Directing/Director1979 C.H.O.M.P.S.
Directing/Director1978 Lassie: A New Beginning
Directing/Director1978 The Magic of Lassie
Directing/Director1978 The Gift of Love
Directing/Director1977 Pete's Dragon
Directing/Director1977 Born to Run
Directing/Director1976 The Fourth Wish
Directing/Director1975 Ride a Wild Pony
Directing/Director1974 Persecution
Directing/Director1973 Charley-One-Eye
Directing/Director1972 With These Hands
Directing/Director1971 Creatures the World Forgot
Directing/Director1968 A Twist of Sand
Directing/Director1967 The Viking Queen
Directing/Director1966 One Million Years B.C.
Directing/Director1965 The Crooked Road
Writing/Writer1965 The Crooked Road
Directing/Director1963 A Jolly Bad Fellow
Directing/Director1963 The Three Lives of Thomasina
Directing/Director1963 The Horse Without a Head
Directing/Director1963 Jason and the Argonauts
Directing/Director1962 The Prince and the Pauper
Directing/Director1962 The Webster Boy
Directing/Director1961 Nearly a Nasty Accident
Directing/Director1961 A Matter of WHO
Directing/Director1960 Dentist in the Chair
Directing/Director1959 Danger Within
Crew/Additional Dialogue1958 The Man Upstairs
Directing/Director1958 The Man Upstairs
Directing/Director1957 The Flesh is Weak
Directing/Director1957 The Girl in the Picture
Directing/Director1954 Time Is My Enemy
Directing/Director1953 Watch Out
Art/Art Direction1952 King of the Underworld

TV Shows/Series with Don Chaffey as Crew(25)

Directing/Director1988 Mission: Impossible
Directing/Director1987 Houston Knights
Directing/Director1986 Outlaws
Directing/Director1985 Stingray
Directing/Director1985 MacGyver
Directing/Director1985 Spenser: For Hire
Directing/Director1984 Airwolf
Directing/Director1984 Finder of Lost Loves
Directing/Director1984 Hunter
Directing/Director1983 Lottery!
Directing/Director1982 Gavilan
Directing/Director1982 T. J. Hooker
Directing/Director1982 Hotel
Directing/Director1982 Matt Houston
Directing/Director1981 Strike Force
Directing/Director1978 Vega$
Directing/Director1976 Charlie's Angels
Directing/Director1972 The Protectors
Directing/Director1968 Journey to the Unknown
Directing/Director1967 Man in a Suitcase
Directing/Director1967 The Prisoner
Directing/Director1966 The Baron
Directing/Director1961 The Avengers
Directing/Director1960 Danger Man
Directing/Director1955 The Adventures of Robin Hood

Full Name: Don Chaffey
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Sunday, 08/05 1917 (August) in Hastings, Sussex (United Kingdom (UK))
Died: Tuesday, 11/13 1990 (November) in Kawau Island (aged: 73)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: English (EN)
Don Chaffey frequently works together with these people:
Cliff Bole (10x, Crew)
Soon-Tek Oh (8x, Actor)
Aaron Spelling (8x, Crew)
Patrick McGoohan (7x, Actor)
Michael Cavanaugh (7x, Actor)
James Hong (6x, Actor)
Gary Lockwood (6x, Actor)
Kim Manners (6x, Crew)
Terry Nation (6x, Crew)
Donald Houston (5x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:59663, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 07/05/2021