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Alan Rafkin

Mostly Credited As: Alan Rafkin
Sometimes Credited As: Al Rafkin

Date Of Birth: July 23, 1928 (Age 73)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New York City, New York
Date Of Death: August 06, 2001
Cause Of Death: heart disease




TV Appearances

Episode Cast Credits 

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 34th Annual Emmy Awards 34x01: (Sep/19/1982) As Winner: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (for 'One Day at a Time': episode 'Barbara's Crisis) 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Viva Valdez (1976)• Producer
Love, American Style (1969)• Producer (1971-1972)
Me And The Chimp (1972)• Producer

Episode Crew


Veronica's Closet (1997) (Credited in 9 episodes from this show) 
 
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Veronica's Tattooed Man 03x12 Jan/18/2000 As: Director
Veronica's Long Walk Home 03x06 Oct/25/1999 As: Director
Veronica's New Boss 03x01 Sep/20/1999 As: Director
Veronica's Wedding Bell Blues 02x13 Feb/04/1999 As: Director
Veronica's from Venus, Josh's Parents are from Mars 02x11 Jan/07/1999 As: Director
Suddenly Susan (1996) (Credited in 9 episodes from this show) 
 
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The Gay Parade 04x10 Dec/13/1999 As: Director
First Date 04x09 Dec/13/1999 As: Director
A Day in the Life 03x23 May/24/1999 As: Director
Trash-Test Dummies 03x08 Nov/16/1998 As: Director
Seems Like Old Times 03x07 Nov/09/1998 As: Director
Jesse (1998) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
L'Eggo My Diego 02x08 Dec/09/1999 As: Director
The Jeff Foxworthy Show (1995) (Credited in 9 episodes from this show) 
 
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Matt About You 01x11 Dec/23/1995 As: Director
Foxworthy Family Feud 01x10 Dec/16/1995 As: Director
He's Making a List, Checking It Twice 01x09 Nov/25/1995 As: Director
A Sore Winner 01x08 Nov/11/1995 As: Director
Jeff & Ray & Rascal's Big Adventure 01x07 Nov/04/1995 As: Director
Coach (1989) (Credited in 82 episodes from this show) 
 
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Bo Knows 08x06 Oct/31/1995 As: Director
The Kicker 07x16 Jan/23/1995 As: Director
Did Someone Call Me Snorer? 07x14 Jan/09/1995 As: Director
Luther and Ruthanne Take the Big 12 Steps 07x13 Dec/19/1994 As: Director
Working Girl 07x10 Nov/27/1994 As: Director
Murphy Brown (1988) (Credited in 11 episodes from this show) 
 
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Make Room For Daddy 07x24 May/15/1995 As: Director
The Good Nephew 07x21 Mar/13/1995 As: Director
McGovern: Unclothed 07x20 Feb/27/1995 As: Director
It's Miller Time 07x19 Feb/20/1995 As: Director
A Rat's Tale 07x18 Feb/13/1995 As: Director
A Family for Joe (1990) (Credited in 9 episodes from this show) 
 
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Having a Baby 01x09 Aug/19/1990 As: Director
Night School 01x08 Aug/12/1990 As: Director
Once a Bum 01x07 Aug/05/1990 As: Director
Law and Order 01x06 May/05/1990 As: Director
Life of the Party 01x05 Apr/28/1990 As: Director
Chicken Soup (1989) (Credited in 10 episodes from this show) 
 
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Almost Father Jackie 01x08 Nov/07/1989 As: Director
Bea Moves Out 01x07 Oct/31/1989 As: Director
Take My Kids, Please 01x06 Oct/24/1989 As: Director
Double Date 01x05 Oct/10/1989 As: Director
The Reservation 01x04 Oct/03/1989 As: Director
First Impressions (1988) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Frank's Date 01x02 Sep/03/1988 As: Director
It's Garry Shandling's Show (1986) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Mr. Smith Goes to Nam 02x17 Mar/18/1988 As: Director
Charlie & Co. (1985) (Credited in 18 episodes from this show) 
 
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Rent and Rave 01x18 May/16/1986 As: Director
Don't Take My Son, Please! 01x17 May/09/1986 As: Director
When You Least Expect It 01x16 May/02/1986 As: Director
Rachel and the Stranger 01x15 Apr/25/1986 As: Director
Here's Rachel 01x14 Jan/28/1986 As: Director
Glitter (1984) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Tribute 01x07 Dec/13/1985 As: Director
On Your Toes 01x04 Dec/11/1984 As: Director
Charles in Charge (1984) (Credited in 19 episodes from this show) 
 
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Meet Grandpa 01x22 Apr/03/1985 As: Director
Mr. Brilliant 01x21 Mar/13/1985 As: Director
The Wrong Guy 01x20 Feb/27/1985 As: Director
Charles' Spring Break (aka The Last Resort) 01x19 Feb/20/1985 As: Director
Charles 'R' Us 01x18 Feb/13/1985 As: Director
We Got It Made (1983) (Credited in 16 episodes from this show) 
 
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The Other Tucker 01x16 Jan/21/1984 As: Director
Mickey's Poster 01x15 Jan/14/1984 As: Director
Mickey's Misconception 01x14 Jan/07/1984 As: Director
Sexiest Bachelor 01x13 Dec/08/1983 As: Director
Mickey's T-shirt 01x12 Dec/01/1983 As: Director
One Day at a Time (1975) (Credited in 122 episodes from this show) 
 
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Honeymoon II 08x26 May/23/1983 As: Director
Second Time Around 08x25 May/16/1983 As: Director
Sisters 08x24 May/09/1983 As: Director
Sonny Boy 08x22 Mar/28/1983 As: Director
Buyer's Remorse 08x21 Mar/21/1983 As: Director
The Love Boat (1977) (Credited in 9 episodes from this show) 
 
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Greek Cruise: The Captain and the Kid/The Dean and the Flunkee/Isaac's Aegean Affair (2) 06x19 Feb/05/1983 As: Director
Greek Cruise: The Captain and the Kid/The Dean and the Flunkee/Isaac's Aegean Affair (1) 06x18 Feb/05/1983 As: Director
Crew Confessions/Haven't I Seen You?/Reunion 03x07 Oct/20/1979 As: Director
Doc, Be Patient/Dance With Me/Going My Way 03x04 Sep/29/1979 As: Director
Oldies but Goodies/The Grass Is Always Greener/Three Stages of Love 03x03 Sep/22/1979 As: Director
Hanging In (1979) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Lou's Little Problem 01x03 Aug/22/1979 As: Director
Old Girlfriend 01x02 Aug/15/1979 As: Director
New Man on Campus 01x01 Aug/08/1979 As: Director
Laverne & Shirley (1976) (Credited in 22 episodes from this show) 
 
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Breaking Up and Making Up 03x24 May/30/1978 As: Director
The Debutante Ball 03x21 May/09/1978 As: Director
The Obstacle Course 03x20 Feb/28/1978 As: Director
The Driving Test 03x19 Feb/21/1978 As: Director
Bus Stop 03x18 Feb/14/1978 As: Director
Blansky's Beauties (1977) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
Nancy Breaks a Leg 01x13 Jun/27/1977 As: Director
Dear Nancy... 01x11 May/21/1977 As: Director
To Nancy with Love 01x10 Apr/30/1977 As: Director
Nancy Meets Francie 01x07 Apr/02/1977 As: Director
Alice (1976) (1976) (Credited in 5 episodes from this show) 
 
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A Night to Remember 01x21 Mar/05/1977 As: Director
The Pain of No Return 01x19 Feb/12/1977 As: Director
The Hex 01x18 Feb/05/1977 As: Director
The Accident 01x16 Jan/22/1977 As: Director
Mel's in Love 01x15 Jan/15/1977 As: Director
M*A*S*H (1972) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The General's Practitioner 05x20 Feb/15/1977 As: Director
Lt. Radar O'Reilly 05x04 Oct/12/1976 As: Director
Sanford and Son (1972) (Credited in 17 episodes from this show) 
 
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Aunt Esther Has a Baby 06x10 Dec/03/1976 As: Director
Carol 06x09 Nov/26/1976 As: Director
Fred's Extra Job 06x08 Nov/19/1976 As: Director
The Winning Ticket 06x06 Nov/05/1976 As: Director
I Dream of Choo Choo Rabinowitz 06x05 Oct/22/1976 As: Director
Viva Valdez (1976) (Credited in 11 episodes from this show) 
 
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The Apprentice 01x12 Sep/06/1976 As: Director
Weekend 01x11 Aug/30/1976 As: Director
Brothers' Rivalry 01x10 Aug/23/1976 As: Director
Mama Sees a Thief 01x09 Aug/18/1976 As: Director
Papa's Legacy 01x08 Aug/18/1976 As: Director
What's Happening!! (1976) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
My Three Tons 01x04 Aug/26/1976 As: Director
The Bob Newhart Show (1972) (1972) (Credited in 23 episodes from this show) 
 
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The Ceiling Hits Bob 03x24 Mar/08/1975 As: Director
My Business is Shrinking 03x20 Feb/01/1975 As: Director, Writer
A Pound of Flesh 03x19 Jan/25/1975 As: Director
Home is Where the Hurt Is 03x15 Dec/21/1974 As: Director
Serve for Daylight 03x14 Dec/14/1974 As: Director
Paul Sand in Friends and Lovers (1974) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
The Groupie 01x14 Dec/14/1974 As: Director
All's Well That Ends 01x12 Nov/30/1974 As: Director
Dreyfuss & Dreyfuss, Associates 01x09 Nov/09/1974 As: Director
Fiddler in the House 01x04 Oct/05/1974 As: Director
The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
What Are Friends For? 05x10 Nov/16/1974 As: Director
Support Your Local Mother 01x06 Oct/24/1970 As: Director
Keep Your Guard Up 01x05 Oct/17/1970 As: Director
Divorce Isn't Everything 01x04 Oct/10/1970 As: Director
Rhoda (1974) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Honeymoon 01x10 Nov/04/1974 As: Director
I'll Be Loving You, Sometimes 01x03 Sep/23/1974 As: Director
The Girl with Something Extra (1973) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
A Zircon in the Rough 01x17 Feb/01/1974 As: Director
Lotsa Luck (1973) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Bare Facts 01x02 Sep/17/1973 As: Director
Love, American Style (1969) (Credited in 14 episodes from this show) 
 
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Love and the Anniversary 04x68 Feb/09/1973 As: Director
Love and the Hand Maiden 04x64 Feb/02/1973 As: Director
Love and the Wee He 04x61 Jan/26/1973 As: Director
Love and the Unmarriage 04x59 Jan/26/1973 As: Director
Love and the Young Unmarrieds 02x53 Mar/05/1971 As: Director
Temperatures Rising (1972) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Accident Con 01x06 Oct/17/1972 As: Director
The Super (1972) (Credited in 10 episodes from this show) 
 
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Joe's Extra Ticket 01x10 Aug/23/1972 As: Director
The Fat Cop 01x09 Aug/16/1972 As: Director
The Plague 01x08 Aug/09/1972 As: Director
Facts of Life 01x07 Aug/02/1972 As: Director
Joe's Affair (aka Flesh on the Third Floor) 01x06 Jul/26/1972 As: Director
The Odd Couple (1970) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Oscar's New Life 01x21 Mar/05/1971 As: Director
A Taste of Money 01x20 Feb/26/1971 As: Director
Engrave Trouble 01x17 Feb/05/1971 As: Director
The Partridge Family (1970) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Road Song 01x22 Feb/26/1971 As: Director
Why Did the Music Stop? 01x17 Jan/22/1971 As: Director
That Girl (1966) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Those Friars 05x15 Jan/08/1971 As: Director
Arnie (1970) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Second Honeymoon 01x15 Jan/02/1971 As: Director
The Governor & J.J. (1969) (Credited in 17 episodes from this show) 
 
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Twice in a Day 02x11 Dec/09/1970 As: Director
A Day in the Life 02x10 Dec/02/1970 As: Director
Check the Check 02x08 Nov/11/1970 As: Director
Fawcett is Running 02x06 Oct/28/1970 As: Director
Run Ballerina, Run 02x05 Oct/14/1970 As: Director
Get Smart (1965) (1965) (Credited in 6 episodes from this show) 
 
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Do I Hear a Vaults? 05x25 May/08/1970 As: Director
Hello, Columbus - Goodbye, America 05x24 May/01/1970 As: Director
Witness for the Execution 05x19 Feb/06/1970 As: Director
Moonlighting Becomes You 05x14 Jan/02/1970 As: Director
Physician: Impossible 05x09 Nov/21/1969 As: Director
My World and Welcome to It (1969) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Human Being and the Dinosaur 01x18 Jan/12/1970 As: Director
The War Between Men and Women 01x15 Dec/22/1969 As: Director
The Doris Day Show (1968) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Togetherness 02x10 Dec/15/1969 As: Director
The Good Guys (1968) (1968) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
The Chimp 02x11 Dec/05/1969 As: Director
To Catch a Rufus 02x03 Oct/10/1969 As: Director
Winer, Diner and Mover 02x01 Sep/26/1969 As: Director
Room 222 (1969) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Naked We Came Into the World 01x02 Sep/24/1969 As: Director
The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1969) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Mrs. Livingston, I Presume 01x01 Sep/17/1969 As: Director
The Andy Griffith Show (1960) (Credited in 28 episodes from this show) 
 
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Andy's Investment 08x11 Nov/20/1967 As: Director
The Barbershop Quartet 07x03 Sep/26/1966 As: Director
A Singer in Town 06x30 Apr/11/1966 As: Director
The Battle of Mayberry 06x29 Apr/04/1966 As: Director
Goober's Replacement 06x28 Mar/28/1966 As: Director
Laredo (1965) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Split the Difference 02x26 Apr/07/1967 As: Director
Pistols 'n' Petticoats (1966) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Ross Guttley Story 01x08 Nov/05/1966 As: Director
The Donna Reed Show (1958) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
The Gladiators 08x11 Nov/25/1965 As: Director
Home Wreckonomics 07x20 Jan/28/1965 As: Director
Joe College 07x18 Jan/14/1965 As: Director
I Dream of Jeannie (1965) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
G.I. Jeannie 01x05 Oct/16/1965 As: Director
The Marriage Caper 01x04 Oct/09/1965 As: Director
Guess What Happened on the Way to the Moon? 01x03 Oct/02/1965 As: Director
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) (Credited in 5 episodes from this show) 
 
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Gomer Dates a Movie Star 01x29 Apr/09/1965 As: Director
Sergeant of the Guard 01x28 Apr/02/1965 As: Director
The Jet Set 01x27 Mar/26/1965 As: Director
Double Date With the Sarge 01x26 Mar/19/1965 As: Director
My Buddy—War Hero 01x25 Mar/12/1965 As: Director
The Farmer's Daughter (1963) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
A Plague on Both Their Houses 02x20 Jan/29/1965 As: Director
Valentine's Day (1964) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Follow the Broken Pretzel 01x16 Jan/01/1965 As: Director
Cherry Blossoms in New York 01x12 Dec/04/1964 As: Director
Triple Trouble 01x04 Oct/09/1964 As: Director
Bewitched (1964) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
A Vision of Sugar Plums 01x15 Dec/24/1964 As: Director
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Pink Pills and Purple Parents 04x10 Nov/25/1964 As: Director
My Husband Is a Check-Grabber 02x21 Feb/13/1963 As: Director
My Husband Is Not a Drunk 02x06 Oct/31/1962 As: Director
My Favorite Martian (1963) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
A Nose for News 01x36 Jun/21/1964 As: Director
A Loaf of Bread, a Jug of Wine and Peaches 01x07 Nov/10/1963 As: Director
Man or Amoeba 01x05 Oct/27/1963 As: Director
Russians "R" in Season 01x04 Oct/20/1963 As: Director
The Patty Duke Show (1963) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Tycoons 01x18 Jan/15/1964 As: Director
Horoscope 01x17 Jan/08/1964 As: Director
77 Sunset Strip (1958) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Violence for Your Furs 04x28 Mar/30/1962 As: Director
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