Michael O'Herlihy

Personal Information
Born: (1929-04-01)1 April 1929
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died 16 June 1997(1997-06-16) (aged 68)
Death Location Dublin, Ireland
Related to: Dan O'Herlihy (brother, actor, 1919-2006)
Series connection
Appeared on/Involved with: M*A*S*H

Michael O'Herlihy (1 April 1929 – 16 June 1997) was a film director who directed shows like Gunsmoke (1955), Maverick (1957), Star Trek (1965), Hawaii Five-O (1968), M*A*S*H (1972) and The A-Team (1983). Born in Dublin, Ireland, O'Herlihy was the younger brother of actor Dan O'Herlihy. O'Herlihy died in Dublin, Ireland on 16 June 1997 at age 68. Herlihy's three films as a director were The Fighting Prince of Donegal (1966), The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band (1968) and Smith! (1969).

Awards and NonimantionsEdit

Year Result Award Category Film or series
1979 Nominated Emmy Award Outstanding Limited Series Backstairs at the White House(Shared with Ed Friendly)
1988 Nominated Gemini Awards Best Direction in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series Hoover vs. the Kennedys: The Second Civil War

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