William Dear

30 Nov 1943

Director, Writer, Actor

William Dear (born 30 November 1943 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is a film director, producer and screenwriter known for directing Harry and the Hendersons, If Looks Could Kill, Angels in the Outfield, Wild America and Santa Who??.

He has directed Saturday Night Live, Television Parts Amazing Stories, Dinosaurs, Covington Cross and The Wannabes Starring Savvy.

He is the father of actor and storyboard artist, Oliver Dear.

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Filmography (16 titles)

(movie, 2013)
···Midnight Stallion
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2011)
···A Mile in His Shoes
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2010)
···The Perfect Game
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2009)
···Mr. Troop Mom
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2007)
···The Sandlot: Heading Home
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2007)
···The Sandlot 3
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2005)
···School Of Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2000)
···Santa Who?
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···Balloon Farm
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 1997)
···Wild America
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Angels in the Outfield
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 1991)
···If Looks Could Kill
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1987)
···Harry and the Hendersons
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Family
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Western
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 1981)
···Elephant Parts
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Director
(movie, 1976)
···Northville Cemetery Massacre
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Director