Sidney Hayers

24 Aug 1921 - 8 Feb 2000

Director

Sidney Hayers (24 August 1921 – 8 February 2000) was a British film and television director, writer and producer.

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, among his most acclaimed films were Circus of Horrors (1960), The Trap (1966) and the occult thriller Night of the Eagle (1962).

In British TV, his credits included The Persuaders! and The New Avengers; he later directed several American TV shows, including episodes of Magnum, P.I., The A-Team, Knight Rider, T. J. Hooker, Baywatch and The Famous Five.

Hayers died of cancer in 2000 in Altea, Spain, survived by his wife, the actress Erika Remberg. He had two children, Susan and Robert from his first marriage, to Patricia.

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Filmography (17 titles)

(series, 1989)
···Adam 12
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Director
(series, 1987)
···Werewolf
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···Conquest of the Earth
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1980)
···Condominium
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1979)
···The Seekers
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1976)
···Deadly Strangers
Genre: Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1975)
···Diagnosis: Murder
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1972)
···All Coppers Are...
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1971)
···Revenge
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1971)
···The Firechasers
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1969)
···The Southern Star
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Role: Director
(movie, 1966)
···Finders Keepers
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Role: Director
(movie, 1966)
···The Trap
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Role: Director
(movie, 1966)
···Three Hats for Lisa
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Role: Director
(movie, 1961)
···Payroll
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1960)
···Circus of Horrors
Genre: Drama, Horror
Role: Director