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Peter Packer (II) (1906–1987)

Known to some vintage television fans as the writer/producer of some famous and not so famous TV western hours, but known mostly as the writer of 25 Lost In Space episodes...and some of those 25 were the very worst of the series. Little is known about the private life of Packer but it would seem he was partly interested in making Lost In Space a ... See full bio »

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Lost in Space Writer
(1965-1968)
(1957-1959)
(1955-1957)
(1959-1960)

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 1977 Space Academy (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Planet of Fire (1977) ... (written by)
 1976 Stalk the Wild Child (TV Movie)
 1968 Land of the Giants (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Flight Plan (1968) ... (written by)
  Lost in Space (TV Series) (written by - 24 episodes, 1965 - 1968) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1965)
- The Great Vegetable Rebellion (1968) ... (written by)
- The Promised Planet (1968) ... (written by)
- Target: Earth (1968) ... (written by)
- Castles in Space (1967) ... (written by)
- Collision of Planets (1967) ... (written by)
 1965-1966 The Big Valley (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- A Day of Terror (1966) ... (written by)
- By Force and Violence (1966) ... (written by)
- A Time to Kill (1966) ... (written by)
- The Young Marauders (1965) ... (written by)
 1966 The Virginian (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Captive (1966) ... (writer)
  Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1966) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1966)
- The Monster's Web (1966) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1965 Dr. Kildare (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Miracle for Margaret (1965) ... (written by)
 1963-1964 Bonanza (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- The Roper (1964) ... (written by)
- The Prime of Life (1963) ... (written by)
- The Quality of Mercy (1963) ... (written by)
- A Passion for Justice (1963) ... (written by)
 1963 Stoney Burke (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Forget No More (1963) ... (writer)
  The Detectives (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (written by - 3 episodes, 1960)
- Shuttle (1960)
- The Long Jump (1960)
- Twelve Hours to Live (1960) ... (written by)
- Conspiracy of Silence (1960) ... (written by)
- House Call (1960) ... (written by)
 1960 Assignment: Underwater (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Operation Betrayal (1960) ... (teleplay)
 1957-1959 Man Without a Gun (TV Series) (creator - 35 episodes)
- The Giant (1959) ... (creator)
- Accused (1959) ... (creator)
- Devil's Acres (1959) ... (creator)
- The Shaving Mug (1959) ... (creator)
- Daughter of the Dragon (1959) ... (creator)
 1958 Target (TV Series) (teleplay and story - 1 episode)
- Turn of the Tide (1958) ... (teleplay and story)
 1958 Telephone Time (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cavalry Surgeon (1958) ... (writer)
 1956 7th Cavalry (screenplay)
 1956 Celebrity Playhouse (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Faith (1956) ... (teleplay)
  The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) (adaptation - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (writer - 1 episode, 1956)
- Crack-Up (1956) ... (adaptation)
- One Life (1956) ... (writer)
- Cavalcade (1955) ... (adaptation)
 1955 My Friend Flicka (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- The Phantom Herd (1955) ... (teleplay)
- The Stranger (1955) ... (teleplay)
- One Man's Horse (1955) ... (teleplay)
  The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1955) (written by - 1 episode, 1955)
- Husband (1955) ... (written by)
- One Man Missing (1955) ... (teleplay)
- ..... and Son (1955) ... (teleplay)
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Other Works:

Co-authored the book "The Massie Case" (1966, reissued 1984) about a sensational rape and murder case in Hawaii in the 1930s that was the basis for the novel and TV mini-series "Blood and Orchids." See more »
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