Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
Michael Denison to Carol L. Dudley
Ivan Dixon Biography (1931-)
Born April 6, 1931, in New York, NY. Addresses: OFFICE--Bokari Productions, Inc., 3432 N. Marengo Avenue, Altadena, CA 91001.
- Birth Details
- April 6, 1931
- New York, New York, United States
Credits; STAGE APPEARANCES
- Jamie, The Cave Dwellers, Bijou Theatre, New York City, 1957.
- Joseph Asagai, A Raisin in the Sun, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1959.
Credits; FILM APPEARANCES
- Lathela, Something of Value, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), 1957.
- Jim, Porgy and Bess, Columbia, 1959.
- Tiger Blair, Battle at Bloody Beach (also known as Battle on the Beach),Twentieth Century-Fox, 1961.
- Asagai, A Raisin in the Sun, Columbia, 1961.
- Duff Anderson, Nothing But a Man, Cinema V, 1964.
- Mark Ralfe, A Patch of Blue, MGM, 1965.
- Soumarin, To Trap a Spy, MGM, 1966.
- naval officer, Where's Jack? (also known as Run, Rebel, Run), Paramount,1969.
- Sergeant Jones, Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? (also known as War Games), Cinerama, 1970.
- Simon, Clay Pigeon, MGM, 1971.
- Lonnie, Car Wash, Universal, 1976.
Credits; FILM WORK
- Director, Trouble Man, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1972.
- producer (with Sam Greenlee) and director, The Spook Who Sat By the Door,United Artists, 1973.
Credits; TELEVISION APPEARANCES; SERIES
- Corporal James Kinchloe, Hogan's Heroes, CBS, 1965-70.
- MINI-SERIES Alan Drummond, Amerika, ABC, 1987.
- Bolie Jackson, "The Big Tall Wish," The Twilight Zone, CBS, 1960.
- Major Harold Giles, "The Human Factor," The Outer Limits, ABC, 1963.
- Reverend Anderson, "I Am the Night--Color Me Black," The Twilight Zone, CBS, 1964.
- Sergeant James Conover, "The Inheritors," The Outer Limits, ABC, 1964.
- Also Have Gun, Will Travel, CBS, 1961; Cain's Hundred, CBS, 1962; Target:The Corruptors, ABC, 1962; Dr. Kildare, NBC, 1962; Laramie, NBC, 1962; Stoney Burke, ABC, 1963; Perry Mason, CBS, 1963; The Defenders, CBS, 1963 and 1965; "The Special Courage of Captain Pratt," Great Adventures, CBS, 1964; "Murder in the First," Bob Hope Chrysler Theatre, NBC, 1964; The Man from U.N.C.L.E., NBC, 1964; The Fugitive, ABC, 1964 and 1967; I Spy, NBC, 1965; "The FinalWar of Ollie Winter," NET Playhouse, WNET, 1967; Felony Squad, ABC, 1967; Ironside, NBC, 1967; It Takes a Thief, ABC, 1968; The Name of the Game, NBC, 1968 and 1969; The Mod Squad, ABC, 1970; The F.B.I., ABC, 1970; Love, American Style, ABC, 1971.
- Joe Voit, Fer de Lance, CBS, 1974.
- judge, Perry Mason: The Case of the Shooting Star, NBC, 1986.
- "Arrowsmith," Dupont Show of the Month, CBS, 1960.
Credits; TELEVISION WORK; ALL AS DIRECTOR SERIES
- Counterattack: Crime in America, NBC, 1982.
- Palms Precinct, NBC, 1982.
- Khan!, CBS, 1974.
- Harris and Company, NBC, 1979.
- Tenspeed and Brownshoe, ABC, 1980.
- Legmen, NBC, 1984.
- Blue Thunder, ABC, 1984.
- Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1985 and 1986.
- Downtown, CBS, 1986.
- Houston Knights, CBS, 1987 and 1988.
- Quantum Leap, NBC, 1989.
- Also Hogan's Heroes, CBS; The Bill Cosby Show, NBC; Get Christie Love!, ABC; Nichols, NBC; Apple's Way, CBS; The Waltons, CBS; Shaft, CBS; Delvecchio,NBC; The Black Sheep Squadron (also known as Baa Baa Black Sheep), NBC; TheNancy Drew Mysteries, ABC; The New Adventures of Wonder Woman, CBS; The Rockford Files, NBC; The Righteous Apples, PBS; Palmerstown, U.S.A., CBS; The Greatest American Hero, ABC; Bret Maverick, NBC; Tales of the Gold Monkey, ABC; Airwolf, CBS; The A- Team, NBC.
- Love Is Not Enough, NBC, 1978.
- The Bill Cosby Special, or ?, NBC, 1971.
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