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Bob Shayne


Bob Shayne was born in 1941. He is a writer and producer, known for The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1987), Simon & Simon (1981) and Whiz Kids (1983). See full bio »

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Simon & Simon Writer
(1982-1988)
Whiz Kids Writer
(1983-1984)
(1993)

Filmography

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 1995 Legend (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Fall of a Legend (1995) ... (story)
 1993 Staying Afloat (TV Movie) (story)
 1992 Sherlock Holmes: Incident at Victoria Falls (TV Movie) (teleplay)
  P.S.I. Luv U (TV Series) (developed by - 12 episodes, 1991 - 1992) (written by - 2 episodes, 1991) (developer - 1 episode, 1991) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1991)
- The Chameleon (1992) ... (creator)
- A Bundle of Trouble (1992) ... (creator)
- There Goes the Neighborhood (1991) ... (creator) / (written by)
- I'd Kill to Direct (1991) ... (creator)
- Where There's a Will, There's a Dani (1991) ... (creator)
 1991 Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady (TV Movie) (written for television by - as Bob Shane)
  Simon & Simon (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 1982 - 1988) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1982)
- Beauty and Deceased (1988) ... (written by)
- Manna from Heaven (1984) ... (written by)
- Thin Air (1982) ... (teleplay)
- Art for Arthur's Sake (1982) ... (written by)
- Emeralds Are Not a Girl's Best Friend (1982) ... (teleplay)
 1987 The Return of Sherlock Holmes (TV Movie) (written by)
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Obituary for a Dead Anchor (1986) ... (story)
  Spenser: For Hire (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1985) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1985)
- Blood Money (1985) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1985 Remington Steele (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Gourmet Steele (1985) ... (written by)
 1984 Cover Up (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Golden Opportunity (1984) ... (written by)
- Harper-Gate (1984) ... (written by)
 1984 Partners in Crime (TV Series)
  Whiz Kids (TV Series) (created by - 18 episodes, 1983 - 1984) (written by - 2 episodes, 1983) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1984) (story - 1 episode, 1983)
- May I Take Your Order Please? (1984) ... (creator)
- Altaira (1984) ... (creator) / (teleplay - uncredited)
- Father's Day (1984) ... (creator)
- The Sufi Project (1984) ... (creator)
- The Lollypop Gang Strikes Back (1984) ... (creator)
 1983 Tales of the Gold Monkey (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Last Chance Louie (1983) ... (story)
 1983 Bring 'Em Back Alive (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Bones of Contention (1983) ... (story)
 1982 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ki'is Don't Lie (1982) ... (writer)
 1982 Knight Rider (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Deadly Maneuvers (1982) ... (written by)
  Eight Is Enough (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes, 1980 - 1981) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1980)
- David's Rib (1981) ... (story)
- Holly (1980) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1981 Foul Play (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 ... (written by)
 1979 Hart to Hart (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- With This Gun, I Thee Wed (1979) ... (story)
 1977 Chico and the Man (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Proposal (1977) ... (written by)
 1976 Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Museum (1976) ... (written by)
 1976 At Ease! (TV Short)
 1976 The Fosters (TV Series) (original script - 1 episode)
- Buy Now, Pay Later (1976) ... (original script)
 1974 Good Times (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Encyclopedia Hustle (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 That's My Mama (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Loan (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 Tony Orlando and Dawn (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1973 Burt Reynolds' Late Show (TV Special) (writer)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Bob Shane
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I originally wrote the four hour miniseries Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady (1991) (with considerable help from British author H.R.F. Keating) as "Sherlock Holmes and the Merry Widow," and in it Irene Adler was starring in a Vienna Opera Company production of "The Merry Widow" when she and Sherlock Holmes meet up once more. I used various subplots from "The Merry Widow" as subplots for the ... See more »

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