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Ken Pettus (1915–1992)

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(1969-1971)
(1967-1969)
(1974)
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 1985 The Lady from Yesterday (TV Movie)
 1983 Matt Houston (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Ghost of Carter Gault (1983) ... (story - as Steven Thornley)
 1983 Bring 'Em Back Alive (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Hostage (1983) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
 1981 Shannon (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Untouchable (1981) ... (written by)
 1981 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Beauties and the Beasts (1981) ... (story)
 1981 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Missing in Action (1981) ... (teleplay)
 1980 Hangar 18 (screenplay - as Steven Thornley)
 1979-1980 Fantasy Island (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Swinger/Terrors of the Mind (1980) ... (written by - segment "Terrors of the Mind")
- Nobody's There/The Dancer (1979) ... (written by - segment "Nobody's There")
 1979 Vega$ (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Design for Death (1979) ... (written by)
  Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 1970 - 1978) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1973 - 1974) (story - 1 episode, 1974)
- Why Won't Linda Die? (1978) ... (written by)
- Secret Witness (1974) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Jury of One (1973) ... (written by)
- Engaged to Be Buried (1973) ... (teleplay)
- The Burning Ice (1971) ... (written by)
 1978 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series) (story by - 2 episodes)
- The Living Legend: Part 2 (1978) ... (story by)
- The Living Legend: Part 1 (1978) ... (story by)
  Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 1976 - 1977) (writer - 2 episodes, 1976)
- Poor Little Lambs (1977) ... (written by)
- Five the Hard Way (1977) ... (written by)
- New Georgia on My Mind (1976) ... (writer)
- Anyone for Suicide? (1976) ... (writer)
- Prisoners of War (1976) ... (written by)
 1976 Matt Helm (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Die Once, Die Twice (1976) ... (written by)
 1975 Dead Man on the Run (TV Movie)
 1975 Police Story (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Witness (1975) ... (written by)
 1975 Search for the Gods (TV Movie) (teleplay by)
 1974 The Green Hornet (written by)
 1973 Faraday and Company (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Say Hello to a Dead Man (1973) ... (writer)
 1972 Jigsaw (TV Series)
 1972 Adventures of Nick Carter (TV Movie) (written by)
  Cannon (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1972) (written by - 1 episode, 1971)
- Blood on the Vine (1972) ... (story)
- No Pockets in a Shroud (1971) ... (written by)
  Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (teleplay - 5 episodes, 1969 - 1971) (written by - 5 episodes, 1969 - 1970) (story - 1 episode, 1970)
- The Connection (1971) ... (teleplay)
- A Ghost Story (1971) ... (teleplay)
- The Rebel (1970) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The Martyr (1970) ... (written by)
- The Choice (1970) ... (teleplay)
  Bonanza (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1970 - 1971) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1964 - 1970) (written by - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965) (story - 1 episode, 1965)
- Face of Fear (1971) ... (writer)
- El Jefe (1970) ... (teleplay)
- Gideon the Good (1970) ... (writer)
- The Wagon (1970) ... (writer)
- The Return (1965) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1970 Land Raiders (screenplay) / (story)
  The Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1969) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1969)
- Who Pulled the Blues Right Out of the Horn (1969) ... (written by)
- The Computer (1969) ... (teleplay)
 1969 Lancer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Welcome to Genesis (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 The Outcasts (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Give Me Tomorrow (1969) ... (writer)
  The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 1967 - 1969) (writer - 3 episodes, 1968 - 1969)
- The Night of the Diva (1969) ... (writer)
- The Night of the Winged Terror: Part II (1969) ... (written by)
- The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 (1969) ... (written by)
- The Night of the Camera (1968) ... (writer)
- The Night of the Fugitives (1968) ... (writer)
  The Big Valley (TV Series) (written by - 13 episodes, 1966 - 1969) (story - 1 episode, 1967) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Royal Road (1969) ... (written by)
- Lightfoot (1969) ... (written by)
- The 25 Graves of Midas (1969) ... (written by)
- Top of the Stairs (1969) ... (written by)
- They Called Her Delilah (1968) ... (written by)
 1967-1968 The High Chaparral (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- The Promised Land (1968) ... (writer)
- The Stallion (1968) ... (writer)
- The Hair Hunter (1968) ... (writer)
- Sudden Country (1967) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
- Shadows on the Land (1967) ... (writer)
  The Green Hornet (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (writer - 2 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1966)
- Trouble for Prince Charming (1967) ... (writer)
- Corpse of the Year: Part 2 (1967) ... (written by)
- Corpse of the Year: Part 1 (1967) ... (written by)
- Freeway to Death (1966) ... (written by)
- Deadline for Death (1966) ... (written by)
  Daniel Boone (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1966) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1966)
- The Lost Colony (1966) ... (story) / (teleplay)
  Mister Roberts (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 1965 - 1966) (writer - 4 episodes, 1966) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1965 - 1966)
- Captain, My Captain (1966) ... (writer)
- Undercover Cook (1966) ... (teleplay)
- Son of Eight in Every Port (1966) ... (written by)
- Damn the Torpedoes (1966) ... (writer)
- The Super Chief (1966) ... (writer)
 1966 Incident at Phantom Hill (screenplay)
 1965 Branded (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Now Join the Human Race (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 12 O'Clock High (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Suspected (1964) ... (story)
 1964 Temple Houston (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Miss Katherine (1964) ... (writer)
- A Slight Case of Larceny (1964) ... (writer)
- Thy Name Is Woman (1964) ... (writer)
 1964 Combat! (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Pillbox (1964) ... (story)
  The Gallant Men (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1962 - 1963) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1963)
- Next of Kin (1963) ... (writer)
- The Leathernecks (1963) ... (teleplay)
- The Dogs of War (1963) ... (teleplay)
- Boast Not of Tomorrow (1963) ... (writer)
- And Cain Cried Out (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Surfside 6 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Squeeze Play (1962)
 1962 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Framework for a Badge (1962) ... (written by)
  Frontier Circus (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1962) (written by - 1 episode, 1961)
- The Good Fight (1962) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
- Winter Quarters (1961) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
 1961 Shotgun Slade (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Skinner's Rainbow (1961) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
 1960-1961 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1960-1961 Coronado 9 (TV Series) (writer - 14 episodes)
- Flee Now, Pay Later (1961) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
- Come with Thy Loot (1961) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
- Three's a Shroud (1961) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
- Flight to La Paz (1961) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
- Hunt Breakfast (1961) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
  Checkmate (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1961) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1961)
- Goodbye, Griff (1961) ... (story - as Steven Thornley) / (teleplay - as Steven Thornley)
  Mike Hammer (TV Series) (1 episode) (written by - 16 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (writer - 1 episode, 1959) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1958)
- According to Luke (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- Goodbye, Al (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- Siamese Twinge (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- Slab Happy (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- The Last Aloha (1959) ... (writer - as Steven Thornley)
  State Trooper (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 1959) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1959)
- Everything Else Is Bridgeport (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- While Jerome Burned (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- Fiddle Dee Dead (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
- Travel Now, Slay Later (1959) ... (teleplay - as Steven Thornley)
- This One'll Kill Ya (1959) ... (written by - as Steven Thornley)
 1958 Man with a Camera (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Double Negative (1958) ... (story - as Steven Thornley)
 1956 Crusader (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Rookie Cop (1956) ... (teleplay - as Kenneth Pettus)
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Kenneth Pettus | Steven Thornley
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