Robert Butler

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter | * 11/17/1927 (94) | Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA))
Robert Butler (born November 16, 1927) is an American film and Emmy Award-winning television director. He is best known for his work in television, where he directed the pilots for a number of series including Star Trek, Hogan's Heroes and Hill Street Blues. ()
Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Action & Adventure

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Awards & Nominations for Robert Butler

Primetime Emmy Awards Directors Guild of America Awards 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

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Movies with Robert Butler as Crew(34)

Directing/Director1997 Turbulence
Directing/Director1994 White Mile
Directing/Director1988 Out of Time
Production/Executive Producer1988 Out of Time
Directing/Director1986 Long Time Gone
Directing/Director1984 Concrete Beat
Directing/Director1984 Up the Creek
Directing/Director1981 Underground Aces
Directing/Director1980 Night of the Juggler
Directing/Director1978 A Question of Guilt
Directing/Director1978 Hot Lead & Cold Feet
Directing/Director1977 Mayday at 40,000 Feet!
Directing/Director1977 In the Glitter Palace
Directing/Director1976 James Dean
Directing/Director1976 Dark Victory
Directing/Director1975 Black Bart
Production/Producer1975 Black Bart
Directing/Director1975 Strange New World
Directing/Director1974 The Ultimate Thrill
Directing/Director1974 Columbo: Publish or Perish
Directing/Director1973 The Blue Knight
Directing/Director1972 Now You See Him, Now You Don't
Directing/Director1971 Scandalous John
Directing/Director1971 The Barefoot Executive
Directing/Director1971 Death Takes a Holiday
Directing/Director1969 Guns in the Heather
Directing/Director1969 The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes
Directing/Director1965 Star Trek: The Cage
Directing/Director1964 The Encounter
Directing/Director1964 Caesar and Me
Directing/Assistant Director1958 Heart of Darkness
Directing/Assistant Director1956 No Right to Kill

TV Shows/Series with Robert Butler as Crew(50)

Writing/Story2017 Creeped Out
Directing/Director2001 The Division
Directing/Director1993 Sirens
Directing/Director1991 Sisters
Directing/Director1988 Midnight Caller
Directing/Director1985 Moonlighting
Directing/Director1982 Remington Steele
Directing/Director1981 Hill Street Blues
Directing/Director1972 Kung Fu
Directing/Director1972 The Waltons
Directing/Director1971 Columbo
Directing/Director1971 Nichols
Directing/Director1969 Then Came Bronson
Directing/Director1968 Hawaii Five-O
Directing/Director1968 Lancer
Directing/Director1968 The Outcasts
Directing/Director1967 Judd for the Defense
Directing/Director1967 N.Y.P.D.
Directing/Director1967 The Invaders
Directing/Director1967 Cimarron Strip
Directing/Director1967 Ironside
Directing/Director1966 Felony Squad
Directing/Director1966 Mission: Impossible
Directing/Director1966 Batman
Directing/Director1966 Star Trek
Directing/Director1965 Mister Roberts
Directing/Director1965 I Spy
Directing/Director1965 Hogan's Heroes
Directing/Director1963 Espionage
Directing/Director1963 The Fugitive
Directing/Director1963 The Richard Boone Show
Directing/Director1963 The Lieutenant
Directing/Director1962 The Virginian
Directing/Director1962 Stoney Burke
Directing/Director1961 The Defenders
Directing/Director1961 The Dick Powell Show
Directing/Director1961 Dr. Kildare
Directing/Director1961 Ben Casey
Directing/Director1961 The Dick Van Dyke Show
Directing/Director1960 Peter Loves Mary
Directing/Director1960 Happy
Directing/Director1959 The Detectives
Directing/Director1959 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
Directing/Director1959 The Twilight Zone
Directing/Director1958 The Rifleman
Directing/Director1957 Have Gun, Will Travel
Directing/Director1955 Gunsmoke

Full Name: Robert Butler
Born: Thursday, 11/17 1927 (November) in Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 94 years + 64 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Educated at: University of California, Los Angeles
Other names for Robert Butler (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Robert Butler (director)"
"Robert Butler (Regisseur)"
Robert Butler frequently works together with these people:
Jason Wingreen (21x, Actor)
Lawrence Dobkin (20x, Actor)
John Anderson (20x, Actor)
Dabbs Greer (19x, Actor)
Harold Gould (19x, Actor)
William Windom (19x, Actor)
Charles Aidman (19x, Actor)
Simon Oakland (19x, Actor)
J. Pat O'Malley (18x, Actor)
James Gregory (18x, Actor)
Antoinette Bower (18x, Actress)

Other people with this name: Robert Butler

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1421978, Added: 09/05/2019, Last updated: 01/01/2022