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Daniel Petrie

Mostly Credited As: Daniel Petrie
Sometimes Credited As: Dan Petrie

Date Of Birth: November 26, 1920 (Age 83)
Country Of Birth: Canada
Birth Place: Glace Bay, Nova Scotia
Date Of Death: August 22, 2004
Cause Of Death: cancer



Canadian expatriate Daniel Petrie was one of New York's most successful theatrical and televisión directors with credits in such serials as The Defenders, The Nurses, For the People, Profiles in Courage and Omnibus. He directed New York Critics Award-winning A Raisin in the Sun and worked in the Broadway production of Who'll Save the Ploughboy.
Petrie was born in Glace Bay Nova Scotia and graduated with an Arts degree from St. Francis
Xavier University, The Seaway production marked his first return to Canada since leaving for the States after serving in the Canadian army during World War II.

TV Appearances

Episode Cast Credits 

The Waltons (1972) 
  The Family Tree 06x20: (Feb/09/1978) As Arnold Kevin 

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 29th Annual Emmy Awards 29x01: (Sep/11/1977) As Winner: Outstanding Directing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy (for 'Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years') 
  The 28th Annual Emmy Awards 28x01: (May/17/1976) As Winner: Outstanding Directing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy (for 'Eleanor and Franklin') 
Crew Credits

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Episode Crew


Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Calm at Sunset 46x01 Dec/01/1996 As: Director
My Name is Bill W. 38x03 Apr/30/1989 As: Director
McMillan and Wife (1971) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Death of a Monster... Birth of a Legend 03x01 Sep/30/1973 As: Director
Husbands, Wives and Killers 01x03 Nov/10/1971 As: Director
Banyon (1972) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Time Lapse 01x15 Jan/12/1973 As: Director
Completely Out of Print 01x04 Oct/06/1972 As: Director
Hec Ramsey (1972) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Century Turns 01x01 Oct/08/1972 As: Director
Ironside (1967) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Programmed for Panic 06x03 Sep/28/1972 As: Director
Eden Is the Place We Leave 03x16 Jan/29/1970 As: Director
Medical Center (US) (1969) (Credited in 7 episodes from this show) 
 
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Conspiracy 03x13 Dec/08/1971 As: Director
Ghetto Clinic 02x06 Oct/21/1970 As: Director
Undercurrent 02x02 Sep/23/1970 As: Director
Brink of Doom 02x01 Sep/16/1970 As: Director
Moment of Decision 01x15 Jan/14/1970 As: Director
The Man and the City (1971) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
A Very Special Girl 01x04 Oct/06/1971 As: Director
Hands of Love 01x01 Sep/15/1971 As: Director
The Name of the Game (1968) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Showdown 03x24 Mar/19/1971 As: Director
San Francisco International Airport (1970) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The High Cost of Nightmares 01x06 Dec/02/1970 As: Director
The Interns (1970) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
An Afternoon in the Fall 01x04 Oct/09/1970 As: Director
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
The Legacy 01x17 Jan/27/1970 As: Director
Fun and Games and Michael Ambrose 01x16 Jan/13/1970 As: Director
Homecoming 01x10 Nov/25/1969 As: Director
The Foal 01x02 Sep/30/1969 As: Director
Strange Report (1969) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Epidemic: A Most Curious Crime 01x07 Nov/02/1969 As: Director
NYPD (1967) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Walking Target 01x05 Oct/03/1967 As: Director
Fingerman 01x02 Sep/12/1967 As: Director
Shakedown 01x01 Sep/05/1967 As: Director
Seaway (1965) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Last Voyage 01x02 Sep/23/1965 As: Director
Shipment from Marseilles 01x01 Sep/16/1965 As: Director
The Nurses (1962) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Where There's Smoke 03x23 Mar/09/1965 As: Director
Act of Violence (1) 03x21 Feb/23/1965 As: Director
The Defenders (1961) (1961) (Credited in 5 episodes from this show) 
 
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No-Knock 04x21 Feb/25/1965 As: Director
The Silent Killers 04x16 Jan/21/1965 As: Director
Whitewash 04x11 Dec/10/1964 As: Director
The Benefactor 01x30 Apr/28/1962 As: Director
The Crusader 01x23 Feb/24/1962 As: Director
For the People (1965) (1965) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Guilt Shall Not Escape nor Innocence Suffer 01x02 Feb/14/1965 As: Director
Profiles in Courage (1964) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
John Peter Altgeld 01x11 Jan/24/1965 As: Director
Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre (1963) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich 01x06 Nov/08/1963 As: Director
East Side/West Side (1963) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
I Before E Except After C 01x05 Oct/21/1963 As: Director
Great Ghost Tales (1961) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
William Wilson 01x01 Jul/06/1961 As: Director
Way Out (1961) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
I Heard You Calling Me 01x05 May/05/1961 As: Director
The DuPont Show Of The Month (1957) (Credited in 6 episodes from this show) 
 
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The Night of the Storm 04x07 Mar/21/1961 As: Director
Treasure Island 03x07 Mar/05/1960 As: Director
Oliver Twist 03x04 Dec/04/1959 As: Director
Body and Soul 03x01 Sep/28/1959 As: Director
Wuthering Heights 01x09 May/09/1958 As: Director
The Play of the Week (1959) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Cherry Orchard 01x12 Dec/28/1959 As: Director
Pursuit (1958) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Epitaph for a Golden Girl 01x07 Dec/03/1958 As: Director
Kraft Television Theatre (1947) (1947) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Last of the Belles 11x34 Jun/04/1958 As: Director
The United States Steel Hour (1953) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
A Matter of Pride 04x18 Apr/24/1957 As: Director
Noon on Doomsday 03x22 Apr/25/1956 As: Director
Alcoa Hour (1955) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Stingiest Man in Town 02x07 Dec/23/1956 As: Director
Omnibus (US) (1952) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
A Man Without a Country 05x09 Dec/02/1956 As: Director
Studio One (1948) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Julius Caesar 07x46 Aug/01/1955 As: Director
The Elgin TV Hour (1954) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Hearts and Hollywood 01x05 Nov/30/1954 As: Director
Treasury Men in Action (1950) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Case of the Watchful Dog 03x22 Jan/20/1953 As: Director
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